Presentation on theme: "The Environment Part Three. The aerosol can & fridges have CFCs which are harmful to the atmosphere. Even when disposed of they pose a threat."— Presentation transcript:
The Environment Part Three
The aerosol can & fridges have CFCs which are harmful to the atmosphere. Even when disposed of they pose a threat.
pollution Add all the Factory Smoke
The Acid Rain
Acid Rain When it rains all these chemicals mix together in the atmosphere to produce acid rain. This poisons the ground killing plants
The ice cap is melting. This will produce flooding on some of the worlds coastlines.
Oil spill destroys the environment
In America over farming I producing land that is slowly turning to desert.
Satellite photographs show in 40 years how much damage we have done. Landlocked seas are dying up & in Africa lack of rainfall, leads to drought.
We have created toxic waste. This can & has escaped into the atmosphere. The result is the most unknown danger yet. It is called….
The GREENHOUSE EFFECT The ozone layer which protects life from the sun is being destroyed. The earth is over heating.
These pictures show the damage to the ozone layer. This cannot be repaired. Some scientists say that global warming will happen and is happening. The effects will be felt. Films like The Day after Tomorrow show what might happen.
The ozone layer is missing & so the harmful rays get through & skin cancer is a real possibility.
Hurricanes, tornados & floods are more common.
A tornado and hail storm
The power of a Hurricane
Here we see what might happen if we continue to pollute the environment. We could change the weather for ever.