Environmental Issues - Global Warming
Global Warmng: "An increase in the average temperature of the Earth's atmosphere, especially a sustained increase great enough to cause changes in the global climate."
Learn more about global warming and climate change by visitng these web sites:
- Climate Change - learn about global warming, climate change and the carbon cycle on the USA Environemental Protection Agency Kids pge.
- Global Warming - Kids Page - Basic information on what global warming means, and how you can help to stop the process. Center for Climate and Energy Solutions.
- Global Warming is Hot Stuff - Learn about greenhouse gas, the effects and more. A good glossary of terms.
- 10 Tips for Helping to Fight Against Global Warming - simple ways that you can reduce the amount of energy you use each day from Scholastic.
- Hole in the 'Zone - What's going on up there? What's eating the zone? EcoHealth helps figure it out.
- Global Warming FAQ - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration answers the most common questions about Global Warming.
- Melting Away - Temperatures are rising worldwide. That's causing weather to change. It is also affecting wildlife. National Geographic for Kids explores how nature is being changed.
- Global Warming - Special Report - Time for Kids offers tips to help prevent global warming.
- TUNZA for Children - Site from United Nations Environment Programme aiming to provide young people with information and tools on how to “treat Mother Earth with care” and how to Act for a better world. TUNZA for Youth offers resources for older kids.
- Global Warming for Kids - A "web portal" of web sites featuring global warming topics especially for kids.
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