Lec24_more_global_change_2013_st-1

Predicons of future climate suggest that rising

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Unformatted text preview: river and also even out the discharge over a year resul?ng in decreased erosion. •  Contamina?on of groundwater systems from mining, sewage, and industrial waste disposal has serious health implica?ons. •  Carbon cycle and climate •  Deforesta?on and deser?fica?on due to human overuse of regions is resul?ng in a decrease in the amount of carbon stored in the biosphere. •  This increases the atmospheric content of carbon dioxide a major green house gas. Other greenhouse gases include methane, chlorofluorocarbons, water vapor, tropospheric ozone and nitrous oxide. •  Predic?ons of future climate suggest that rising c...
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