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the lowdown on climate change

climate change is a serious global issue. here are some eye-opening statistics everyone needs to know

416 part​s per million

This is the concentration of carbon dioxide found in our atmosphere as of May 2020. It is the highest it has been in human history.

2010s = warmest decade

The average global temperatures in 2019 were 1.8°F (0.98°C) warmer than the 20th century average. According to NASA, it marks the end of the warmest decade on record.

11% of emissions

Eleven percent of all global greenhouse gas emissions were caused by deforestation.

It all lies in nature

Nature-based solutions are found to be most effective in fighting against climate change, but they only receive 3% of all climate funding.

It’s time to take action.

Take action by educating yourself and urging your community to get involved in addressing environmental concerns.

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eartheasy explores the disastrous impacts of global warming and climate change as well as the importance of environmentally-friendly objectives

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