THE WORLD IS CURRENTLY WARMING AT AN ALARMING RATE. HUMANS ARE THE CAUSE OF GLOBAL WARMING THROUGH POLLUTION, AND DE FORESTATION TO NAME A FEW. THE EFFECTS WILL HAVE A LONG LASTING EFFECT ON THE PLANET SUCH AS MORE FREQUENT AND EXTREME STORMS TO UNPRECEDENTED HEATWAVES.
IS IT TO LATE TO DO ANYTHING ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE?
NO! IT'S NOT TO LATE IF WE ACT NOW. YOU DON'T NEED A WORLD CHANGING IDEA, YOU CAN START BY MAKING SMALL CHANGES IN YOUR EVERYDAY. KICSTERS WANT TO HELP YOU DO YOUR PART. THIS PAGE CONTAINS USEFUL ACTIVITIES FOR YOU TO DO YOUR PART TO HELP THE PLANET AND MAKE YOUR LIFE MORE SUSTAINABLE, BECAUSE IF WE ALL DO OUR PART THEN WE CAN MAKE A CHANGE.
RISING SEA LEVELS COULD IMPACT 1 BILLION PEOPLE BY 2050.
Arctic sea ice recedes every summer, but still covers millions of square miles of ocean today. But the Arctic is warming faster than anywhere else on Earth and ice-free summers could become a reality.
Global warming increases the risk of more frequent—and heavier—rainfall, snowfall, and other precipitation. And as that risk increases, so too does the risk of flooding.
Changes in water temperature causes algae to leave coral reefs, turning them white and making them vulnerable to disease and death—a phenomenon known as coral bleaching.
Heat waves will become more frequent and severe around the world, affecting hundreds of millions—or even billions—of people if we don’t act.
As the earth continues to warm, crucial habitats may no longer be hospitable for certain animals or plants. This puts a variety of species at risk, depending on whether they can adapt or move.