Global Warming And Its Effects On The Environment Essay

1666 Words May 19th, 2015 null Page
I have always been interested in climate change, in the same line as global warming. I would like to learn more about how the communities and big businesses is causing damage to the climate. I remember one of my friends told me that if you leave your water running outside in your lawn you will be fined, which came as a shock to me. I never thought of getting a fine for watering your own lawn. In our society today, human emission caused more pollution than ever; there must be a solution that we can work together to improve our health and cleaner air. As of 2015, California had one of the worst droughts in the decade. This is not just a California drought problem; not having water will affect our crops. This soon will become our whole food system. I was reading an article about the drought and it showed the timeline comparison of 2012-2015 droughts. According to the U.S.D.A. (U.S. Department of Agriculture), there was a North American heat wave. During that heatwave, there was a dramatic climate change that caused the atmosphere to produce a severe heat wave—excessively hot weather with high humidity. It was shown that in 2012 it was abnormally dry and now as of 2015 we are currently in extreme drought stage. Climate change will have long term effect on weather condition, both in temperature and precipitation. This caught my interest in the cause of the drought. I want to do research on the threat and challenges that we are facing ahead. In the past decade, climate change…

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