Type
Word Scramble
Description

climate crisis
agriculture
greta thunberg
deforestation
greenhouse emissions
food systems
farmers market
organic practices
overharvesting
wildlife
land clearing
methane and phosphates
climate movement
livestock
crop residue

Climate Change Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Global Warming Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Farming Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Food
USDA
Green Revolution
Pesticides
Precision Farming
Production
Meat Farms
Fish Farms
Commercial Farm
Subsistence Farm
Harvesting
Livestock
Sheep Husbandry
Sericulture
Poultry Farming
Pig Farming
Organic
Orchadry
Integrated
Dairy
Contract
Aquaculure
Alligator
Compost
Crop Rotation
Fields
GMO
Agribusiness
Crops
Fertile Crescent
Farmers
Planting
Seeds
Farming
Agriculture
Soil System

Agricultural Careers Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Food engineer
feedlot operator
Food researcher
Animal geneticist
Agronomist
Irrigation engineer
Forester
Animal Breeder
Gardener
Soil Scientist
Livestock Auctioneer
Pesticide Technician
Greenhouse Manager
Floral Designer
Agricultural Mechanic
Veterinarian
Park Ranger
Farmer
Landscaper
Agriculture Teacher

Climate change word search

Type
Word Search
Description

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

Human Impact on Climate Change Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the practice of faming AGRICULTURE
all the inhabitants of a particular town, area, or country POPULATION
the level of the sea's surface SEA LEVEL
the ability to be maintained at a certain rate or level SUSTAINABILITY
a ridge of rock in the sea formed by the growth and deposit of coral CORAL REEF
a woody perennial plant TREES
a gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect by absorbing infrared radiation, e.g., carbon dioxide and chlorofluorocarbons GREENHOUSE GASES
change related to or determined by the sun SOLAR CHANGE
the emission of energy as electromagnetic waves or as moving subatomic particles RADIATION
wild animals WILDLIFE
the act of clearing a wide area of trees DEFORESTATION
a storm with a violent wind HURRICANE
the process or state of breaking or being broken into small or separate parts FRAGMENTATION
a large area covered with trees and undergrowth FOREST
a severe snowstorm with high winds and low visibility BLIZZARD
gases surrounding a planet ATMOSPHERE
an ecological or environmental area where a specific species lives NATURAL HABITAT
a person or thing that prevents someone or something from suffering harm or injury PROTECTION
a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment ECOSYSTEM
a structure with a roof and walls BUILDING
storms of catastrophic proportion MEGA STORMS
naturally present in air and absorbed by plants in photosynthesis CARBON DIOXIDE
break down chemically DEGRADATION

Global Warming Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Atmosphere
Barometric
Barricade
Climate
Climate System
Climatologist
Concentration
Deforestation
Drought
Ecosystem
Environment
Fossil Fuel
Glacier
Greenhouse Effect
Greenhouse Gas
Habitat
Methane
Precipitation
Solar Energy
Thermal
Topography
Weather

Racing Extinction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

all the extinctions have included a massive increase in ___ carbondioxide
name of current extinction event anthropocene
produces oxygen in our oceans plankton
too much carbon in the atmosphere is ____ the oceans (pH) acidifying
when CO2 reacts with water it creates _____ acid carbonic
we may lose ___% of all animal species in the current extinction fifty
what greenhouse gas is stored under frozen lakes in the Arctic methane
producing meats creates more emissions that all types of ____ combined transportation
regular change in climate over time is called "natural ___" variability
person that studies ancient climates paleoclimatologist
can tell us about ancient ocean temps and current patterns coralreefcores
information we use to learn about ancient climates that does not include actual data proxy
commercial buildings cause ___% of emissions in cities eighty
we are currently in the ___ (#) mass extinction sixth
1 person creates ___.___ pounds of trash a day fourthree
trash in landfills creates which greenhouse gas methane
we have already lost ___% of the worlds coral reefs nineteen
industry that replaced killing mantas in lamakera ecotourism
animal agriculture produces ___.5% of emissions fourteen
foods without pesticides, fertilzers, or antibiotics are certified as ___ organic
____ in the atmosphere prevents UV rays from hitting the earth ozone
the most abundant greenhouse gas is __ watervapor
ice cores can tell us about climate up to ____,000 years ago sevenhundredfifty
the law that protects species CITES
US carbon emissions ___ by 7% from 1990 - 2013 decreased

Deforestation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the root word for Deforestation? Forest
Which continent holds the largest rain forest? South America
It is another form of many types of deforestation. climate change
Forests play a ............................... role. critical
Deforestation creates 15% of all ........................................... gas emissions.. Greenhouse
What is the leading cause of deforestation? Agriculture
Rainforests help regulate the Earth’s.................................. and weather patterns Temperature
Who are the main cause of rain forest destruction Humans
The name of our topic we are studying this term? Sustainability
One way we can help regenerate the growth of trees. Plant
Another word for cutting down rows of forestry. Stripping
Another word for landslides. Erosion

Environmental Issues Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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