Presentation on theme: "Presented By: Sohn Cook Priscilla Rodriguez Martha Santiago Xavier Trejo."— Presentation transcript:
Presented By: Sohn Cook Priscilla Rodriguez Martha Santiago Xavier Trejo
Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water. What is water pollution?
What causes water pollution? Human carelessness of where their wastes go. Littering Sewage and wastes water Marine Dumping
What causes water pollution Industrial waste Toxic waste produced by factories, mines, etc Nuclear Waste Radioactive chemicals from industrial factories Oil Spills Accidental leakage of oil into bodies of water
Statistics: Oil Spills Oil Spills since 1970 Spills > & < 700 tons Causes of Oil Spills
Continued Atmospheric Deposition Global Warming Eutrophication Causes algae blooms Food chain out of wack and depletes O2 in water, kills marine life
What we can do to help Don’t use a lot of water Don’t litter Keep a look out for what you dispose of down your sink or your toilet Use environmentally friendly products Cut up your 6-pack soda rings, they can kill lives Throw plastic straws in the trash, because they can get caught in a whales blowhole
Conclusion Thank-you for reading this very informative power point in which we have provided to you on this day. Also thank-you for reading our conclusion that has nothing to do with water pollution but how we want to thank-you in taking the time out to let us teach you about this dangerous topic.