Type
Crossword
Description

What disaster is caused by rising temperatures and lack of water? drought
What type of businesses emit a lot of fumes due to them manufacturing products? factories
What effect is climate change often called? greenhouse
Who are the biggest contributors to climate change? humans
How could we reduce the amount of rubbish that we throw away into our rubbish dumps? recycle
What is the name of the gas that collects in our atmosphere disallowing heat to escape? co2
What type of stove should we use instead of an electric stove? gas
What type of resources should be used in the production of power? renewable
What protocol was put in place to reduce emissions in many countries, this protocol was later extended to 2020? kyoto
Whose responsibility is it to tackle climate change? everyone

Climate Change & Global Warming Crossword

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Crossword
Description

a gradual increase in the overall temperature of the earth's atmosphere generally attributed to the greenhouse effect caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide, chlorofluorocarbons, and other pollutants. Global Warming
the state of the atmosphere at a place and time as regards heat, dryness, sunshine, wind, rain, etc. weather
composite or generally prevailing weather conditions of a region, as temperature, air pressure, climate
originating in human activity Anthropogenic
the state or quality of being efficient, or able to accomplish something with the least waste of time and effort; competency in performance. efficiency
a dispersion, in air, of molecules of water, especially as produced by evaporation at ambient temperatures rather than by boiling. Compare steam water vapor
describes long-term storage of carbon dioxide or other forms of carbon to either mitigate or defer global warming and avoid dangerous climate change carbon sequesering
the property of reflecting light or radiation, especially reflectance as measured independently of the thickness of a material. reflectivity
an international treaty which extends the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) that commits State Parties to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, based on the fact that (a) global warming exists and (b) human-made CO2 emissions have caused it. kyoto protocal
the movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter and therefore less dense material to rise, and colder, denser material to sink under the influence of gravity, which consequently results in transfer of heat. convection
a long-term change in the earth's climate, especially a change due to an increase in the average atmospheric temperature: climate change
a gas in an atmosphere that absorbs and emits radiation within the thermal infrared range. greenhousegas
the act of conserving; prevention of injury, decay, waste, or loss; preservation: conservation
the production and discharge of something, especially gas or radiation. emissions
any naturally occurring, theoretically inexhaustible source of energy, as biomass, solar, wind, tidal, wave, and hydroelectric power, that is not derived from fossil or nuclear fuel. renewable energy
a colorless, odorless flammable gas that is the main constituent of natural gas. It is the simplest member of the alkane series of hydrocarbons. methane

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

Waste Management Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the movement of waste from sources to its final destination? Waste stream
What type of waste comes from farms? Agricultural waste
What type of waste makes up 36% of solid waste? Paper
Leachate is __________ from landfills composed of chemicals from garbage. liquid
Where is solid waste disposed of? Landfill
Which gas is a mixture of methane and CO2? Landfill gas
Incineration deals with _________ combustion at high temperatures. Complete
___________ is thermally processed in the absence of oxygen. Pyrolysis
Gasification produces _________ and solid residue. syngas
What type of diversion refers to collecting and processing items to make new products? Recycling
_________ decreases the amount of organic waste that enters landfills. Composting
What are any materials rinsed down a drain or flushed down a toilet called? sewage
Septic systems are usually used in what area? rural
How many steps does the municipal sewage treatment have? three
What is the first step in the process of recycling? resource recovery

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

Kitchen Safety Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Always clean up ____ or broken glass immediately Spills
Never ____ in a kitchen or food laboratory Run
Never light a ____ near a gas leak Match
Call the ____ ____ if there is a gas leak Gascompany
Do not leave anything ____ near a stove Flammable
Make sure to not wear ____ clothing near the stove Loose
Make sure to keep stove tops free of Grease
Use ____ to pick up hot pans Ovenmitts
Turn pot handles to the ____ to avoid getting bumped Back
Never let ____ near the stove unsupervised Children
Cut ____ from your body Away
Keep products in original Containers
Make sure to tie ____ back before cooking Hair
Always have a ____ ____ in your kitchen Fireextinguisher
Never stick a metal object in the Toaster
Always keep a copy of ____ numbers on the fridge Emergency
Never leave in the sink Knives
Before working in the kitchen, wash your Hands
____ ____ appliances as soon as you are done with them Turnoff
To clean up broken glass, use a ____ paper towel Damp

Climate Change Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Comment dire "inondation " en anglais? flood
Comment dire "sécheresse " en anglais? drought
Comment dire "crise " en anglais? crisis
Comment dire "émissions de carbon" en anglais? (6,9) carbon emissions
Comment dire "l'effet de serre " en anglais? (10,6) greenhouse effect
CO2 carbon dioxide
The gas that we need to breathe oxygen
A natural gas that is produced by cows, for example Methane
Une couche de protection dans l'atmosphère, dans laquelle se trouvent des trous maintenant Ozone layer
Comment dire "gaz à effet de serre" en anglais? (10,6) Greenhouse gases
A source of energy that is not renewable, and is found in the ground. Examples can be gas, liquid or solid. Fossil fuels
A period of time when because of production by machines, the use of coal increased enormously. (10, 10) Industrial Revolution
Comment dire "transport en commun" en anglais? (6,9) Public transport
The _________________ of the sea has risen , and will continue to rise because of global warming temperature
We often burn coal to produce _______________. Electricity
We can reduce rubbish that goes into landfill if we ____________ plastics, metals, paper and glass. recycle
The name of our planet is __________ earth
We burn ______, which is a compressed form of carbon. It can fuel power stations, and is a fossil fuel. coal
A fuel that we put in our cars petrol
Instead of driving a car, we could travel by ___________ for local journeys. This is much greener. bicycle
On very local journeys, we could _____ instead of doing a short trip in the car. walk
Comment dire "réchauffement climatique" en anglais? global warming
_____ cultivation in paddy fields leads to the production of a lot of methane gas. rice
If reduced our consumption of ______, especially beef, there would be less methane produced because of farming. meat
Aeroplanes and cars produce a lot of emissions, and contribute to air ________________. pollution
Comment dire "une décharge" en anglais? landfill

Water Pollution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

what liquid do we drink most of the time? water
what is another word for pollute Pollution
this is used for gas oil
to remove water drain
our surroundings enviornment
it harms lakes and rivers AcidRain
it causes water pollution chemicals
source of water pollution factories
gases that are produced to start water polluiton fumes
plant or animal that lives in the water AquaticLife

OPSEC is not Puzzling Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What you should do to your anti-virus software on a regular basis UPDATE
What you should do to all papers with PII or other sensitive information SHRED
Where you should keep your badge when off-site Outofsite
An adversary is considered a _________ THREAT
"Computer1234" would be a bad example of this PASSWORD
Actions that mitigate a threat COUNTERMEASURES
An option to protect your credit FREEZE
What potential harm from poor OPSEC is called RISK
What you must do to emails containing Critical Information ENCRYPT
What a weakness in our practices or defenses is called VULNERABILITY
The type of information that OPSEC protects CRITICALINFORMATION
The number of steps in the OPSEC process FIVE
The Freedom of Information Act is for what type of information FOUO
It is very important to use privacy settings on _______________ SOCIAL MEDIA
What you should remove each time you walk away from your NMCI computer CAC
What you cannot take with your smartphone or camera anywhere onsite PICTURES
What you should practice whenever you discuss your work with anyone NEED TO KNOW
OPSEC is a _______ effort TEAM
What is the abbreviation of the list that shows the commands Critical Information CIL
The kind of email account you can't use to conduct Government business PERSONAL

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

Wellness Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This type of wellness is the ability to relate to and connect with other people in our world. Social
This type of wellness is the ability to recognize our own responsibility for the quality of the air, the water and the land that surrounds us. Enviromental
This type of wellness is the ability to establish peace and harmony in our lives. Spiritual
This type of wellness is the ability to understand ourselves and cope with the challenges life can bring. Emotional
This type of wellness is the ability to open our minds to new ideas and experiences that can be applied to personal decisions, group interaction and community betterment. Intellectual
This type of wellness is the ability to maintain a healthy quality of life that allows us to get through our daily activities without undue fatigue or physical stress. physical
An interactive process of becoming aware of and practicing healthy choices to create a more successful and balanced lifestyle. wellness
Making and maintaining _____ changes to improve our health and wellness is almost always easier if we have encouragement and support from our friends, family or co-workers positive
An unhealthy state or condition of the mind or body in which physical, social, emotional, intellectual, or spiritual functioning is compromised. illness
The forces or stimuli that impinge upon an individual; also, an individual's response to these forces. stress
A system of belief and practices aimed at the union of the individual self with the universal self. yoga
An altered state of consciousness in which the mind is focused in passive attention and quiet, resulting in an experience of transcendence. meditation
Use of beat, rhythm, pitch, harmony, synchrony, chords, and lyrics to facilitate healing, alter consciousness, reduce stress, facilitate movement, aid sleep, improve concentration, and more. music therapy
A method of altering consciousness by focusing attention on one thought, thereby distracting consciousness from other thoughts. hypnosis