The world attempts to bend a curve

Increasing levels of Carbon Dioxide in the Atmosphere is threatening the Planet’s health. Art by Shayantani Chatterjee, CSTEP
The Earth has a breathing cycle that naturally removes Carbon Dioxide from the atmosphere during the summer when plants grow.
Dr Charles Keeling chose Mauna Loa, a volcanic mountain (Hawai) to set up a laboratory to study atmospheric Carbon Dioxide.
A schematic overview of inter-relationships between adaptation, mitigation and impacts, based on Holdridge’s life-zone classification scheme (Holdridge, 1947, 1967; M.L. Parry, personal communication). Source: Klein, R.J.T., S. Huq, F. Denton, T.E. Downing, R.G. Richels, J.B. Robinson, F.L. Toth, 2007: Inter-relationships between adaptation and mitigation. Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, M.L. Parry, O.F. Canziani, J.P. Palutikof, P.J. van der Linden and C.E. Hanson, Eds., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 745–777.

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