2 Earth’s Physical Geography Atmosphere- blanket of air surrounding the earthLithosphere- earth’s land areasHydrosphere- all water on earthBiosphere- allliving things and theirenvironment in whichthey live
3 Atmosphere and Air pollution Fumes and chemicals from cars and factories pollute the airAir pollution also includes more solid particles such as ash or dustAir can become harmful to breatheGLOBAL EFFECTS OF AIR POLLUTIONa. Global warming b. Ozone depletionc. Acid rain
4 Atmosphere and Air pollution Air pollution can affect the ozone layer- this layer serves as a protective shield as it filters out harmful rays from the SunAcid rain kills fish and eats away from the surface of buildings- it can destroy entire forests
5 Lithosphere Everything we use comes from land resources To get these resources, top soil must be removed, which can results in harmful effects on the environment
6 Biosphere The more we expand, the more we disturb ecosystems Ecosystems: places where the plants andanimals are dependentupon one another andtheir surroundings forsurvivalEcosystems are foundeverywhere in the world
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