Climate Change : Take Two Crossword

Created
Oct 6, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

these cause global warming greenhouse gases
she said that a small group of caring individuals can change the world Margaret Mead
waste gas of cellular respiration and combustion carbon dioxide
Sandy and Katrina super storms
climate change guru Al gore
causes more flooding, droughts and fires climate change
causes Venus to have very high surface temperatures dense atmosphere
worse greenhouse gas than CO2 nitrous oxide
coal, gas, oil fossil fuels
causes the polar ice to melt global warming
causing the sea level to rise melting poles
species responsible for global warming homon sapiens
solar and wind farms clean energy
state in which Standing Rock Tribe protests pipeline North Dakota
polluted gulf waters oil spills
who doesn't like to be fooled? Mother Nature
historic deal addresses climate change Paris Agreement

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Climate change word search

Created
Feb 3, 2017
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

Weather
Atmosphere
Biofuels
Carbon Dioxide
Climate change
Deforestation
Desertification
Evaporation
Fossil Fuel
Geosphere
Glacier
Global Warming
Greenhouse Gas
Methane
Nitrous Oxide
Ozone
Radiation

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Environmental Issues Crossword

Created
Oct 30, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Loss of trees and is no longer used for forests. deforestation
A reduction of a layer in the stratosphere. ozone depletion
Killing an animal out of season or without a license. poaching
When a car burns fuel, CO2 is released. carbonemissions
Melting of the ice in the North and South. polaricecaps
using too much of something. Excess consumption
Also know as an Illness or sickness. Disease
A change in global climate patterns. climate change
The result of human practices like greenhouse gases. global warming
Extracting oil from underground. fracking
Contamination of the environment. pollution
Extremely toxic waster. nuclear waste
Increasing population to unsustainable levels. overpopulation
Contributes to greenhouse effects and may smell. waste disposal
A water form due to certain pollutants in the atmosphere. acid rain

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Pollution and the Environment Crossword

Created
May 25, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

contamination of the earth pollution
excessive amount of noise or an unpleasant sound that causes ... noise pollution
rain that contains a high concentration of pollutants acid rain
an increase in the earth's average atmospheric temperature that causes changes in climate that may result from the greenhouse effect. global warming
caused by oil spills and factory waste water pollution
smoke and other pollutants combined with fog smog
harmful to humans and the environment hazardous
one that can be used again and again renewable resource
can only be used once nonrenewable resource
destroyed by CFCs ozone
another word for poisonous toxic
pollutants can affect the senses
Americans produce more _______________ than any other nation garbage

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Global Warming Crossword

Created
Jan 24, 2017
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A negative effect of global warming. extreme weather
A type of fuel that was made by animals that decomposed millioins of years ago. oil
A former vice president that delivered a speech on global warming and its impact on society. Al Gore
A greenhouse gas emitted from vehicles and industry. carbon dioxide
A greenhouse gas emitted from land fills and trash. methane
A negative effect of global warming that occurs in the countries of Africa. drought
Types of gas that are trapped in Earth's atmosphere and as a result increase the overall temperature of the planet. greenhouse gas
Due to the melting of glaciers, _____________ __________ may lose their habitat and become extinct. polar bears
Water in its gas form that is green house gas. water vapor
Mass removal of trees or __________________________ increases the level of CO2 in the atmosphere. deforestation
A negative effect of rising sea level includes the possibility of the oceans covering current ___________________. coastlines
Natural gas, oil and coal are all _______________ _______________. fossil fuels
A type of energy resource such as oil, natural gas and coal that cannot be reused. nonrenewable
Use of _________________ or hybrid vehicles would assist in our reliance on the use of fossil fuels. electric
The creation and use of energy sources created from the wind or ____________ _____________ would reduce our consumption of fossil fuels. solar energy

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CLIMATE CHANGE Crossword

Created
Mar 12, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The average weather for a region over a long time period climate
Water _____ vapor
A change in the quality of the environment that can adversely affect the heaalth of humans or other living organisms pollution
The ___ Layer has holes in it due to global warming ozone
___ ___ is another name for global warming climatechange
_____ energy: direct radiant energy from the sun solar
_____ dioxide is what we exhale carbon
Process that occurs in living green plants where carbon dioxide is converted to oxygen photosynthesis
The mixture of gases surrounding the earth atmosphere
_____ warming global
_____ fuels fossil
Planet _____ is heating up because of global warming earth
You can _____ a plastic bottle recycle
_____ gases can cause global warming greenhouse

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Global Warming Crossword

Created
Mar 17, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

This is where the Summit on Climate Change took place Paris
The type of gas that is leaking from SoCalGas in California Methane
The layer of ice that traps methane underground Permafrost
The resource that countries are fighting over in the Arctic oil
The country with the highest carbon emissions China
A country that is fighting for Arctic land Russia
The type of gases that keep the Earth warm Greenhouse
What happens when Greenhouse Gases are trapped Global Warming
Temperatures have been rising since which revolution? Industrial
What happens when water washes away the coast Erosion
When garbage is not cleaned up properly it creates this Pollution
What is the term that means large amounts of trees are being taken down? Deforestation

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Atmosphere and Climate Word Search

Created
Sep 28, 2015
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

Air mass
Air pressure
Carbon dioxide
Cirrus
Climate
Climate change
Cold front
Density
Exosphere
Global warming
Greenhouse effect
Greenhouse gas
Heat
High pressure
Hurricane
Low pressure
Mesopshere
Occluded Front
Ozone
Stationary front
Stratosphere
Stratus
Thermosphere
warm front
Wet tropical climate

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Air Pollution/Global Warming Crossword Puzzle

Created
Jun 5, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A type of rain that is caused by air pollution ACID RAIN
Methane, CO2, Hydrogen, and Fluorine are what type of gasses GREENHOUSE GASSES
This was enacted in 1963, by the 88th US Congress CLEAN AIR ACT
Can air pollution affect humans? True or False? TRUE
Can Air pollution affect animals? True or False? TRUE
40% premature deaths caused by air pollution were in ____? CHINA
China, along with India, contains over 50% of the world’s sources of ____ pollution AIR
Air pollution kills over _____ million people each year SEVEN
What is the abbreviation of the government agency that protects the environment? EPA
Acid rain harms vegetation and _____ life? WATER
Air pollution can affect your ______ system IMMUNE
The Pollution Prevention Act, is an act that limits the amount of ______ that the industries are releasing into the enviroment GASSES
The Clean Air Act works alongside the experts at ___ to reduce and regulate emission of greenhouse gasses RFF
Chronic respiratory disease, lung cancer, heart disease, damage to the brain, and COPD are examples of ____ term effects LONG
Acid rain is an effect on the __________ ENVIRONMENT
Would visability increase or decrease due to air pollution DECREASE
Burning ______ _____ is a cause of air pollution/global warming FOSSIL FUELS
Air pollution can cause us to have an upper respiratory disease called ______ ASTHMA
The government of the US and the world have enacted policies and created agencies to regulate the quality of the ___ AIR
Air Pollution/Global Warming can cause ozone _________ DEPLETION

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Climate Change Crossword

Created
May 21, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A specific event or condition that happens over a period of hours or days weather
Refers to the average weather conditions over many years in a certain place climate
The warmer periods between ice-ages Interglacial
A cycle that causes the Earth's orbit to get closer and further away from the sun Milankovitch
The process plants use to make food where they take carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere and give out oxygen Photosynthesis
The most common greenhouse gas carbondioxide
A type of fuel that was made under the ground millions of years ago fossilfuels
The greenhouse gas that comes from rotting rice and cows stomachs Methane
When the carbon dioxide increases, the ________________ increases temperature
The adjustment or preparation of natural or human systems to a new or changing environment Adaptation
The process of cutting down the forests Deforestation
The release of a substance/gas into the atmosphere Emissions
Continually frozen ground that occurs when the temperature remains below 0 degrees for several years Permafrost
Collecting and reprocessing a resource so it can be used again Recycling

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climate Crossword

Created
Feb 23, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

weather at a place usually over a period of years climate
a region of reduced rainfall on the lee side of high mountains rain shadow
the heat in calories required to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance one degree Celsius specific heat
the essentially uniform local climate of a usually small site or habitat microclimate
a time in the distant past when a large part of the world was covered with ice ice age
a warm period between glacial epochs interglacial
a flow of unusually warm water along the western coast of South America that causes many changes in weather in other places el nino
the rain that falls during this season monsoon
a long period of time during which there is very little or no rain drought
the recent increase in the world's temperature that is believed to be caused by the increase of certain gases global warming
gases that pollute the air and cause the warming of the Earth's atmosphere greenhouse gas
the act or result of cutting down or burning all the trees in an area deforestation
n/a global climate control

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