Global Climate Change changes everything CO2 changes plant behavior Increases temperature of the atmosphere, the earths crust and the oceans Affects global hydro cycle
Expected sea level increase 21 st Century: + 1.2 meter Florida + 5 meter, unavoidable w/out action Courtesy: PBS
The atmosphere now holds 30% more carbon than a century ago. 8 4.7 Human emission rate in billion tC/yr time equilibrium Latent atmospheric Carbon is about 188 billion ton Earth absorption rate in billion tC/yr de-carbonization pathway
-Nice meeting all of you! "we must arrange a complete industrial change-out in 30 years and plant 10,000,000 km2 of trees by 2010" this presentation can be downloaded from: www.icbe.com/about/uf/lectures/index.htm Mark van Soestbergen email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org 352 367 1144 tel 352 335 9140 fax Toward Climate Stability
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