Problems of the environment

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Problems of the environment by Mind Map: Problems of the environment

1. Global warming

1.1. Greenhouse effect

2. Overpopulation

3. Not enough natural resources

4. pollution

4.1. air

4.2. soil

4.3. water

4.3.1. oil spills

4.3.2. rubbish from people

4.3.3. factories dump waste into rivers

4.4. noise

4.5. light

5. Holes in the ozone layer

5.1. too much radiation

5.1.1. skin diseases

5.1.2. eye diseases

6. Climate change

6.1. Weather patterns and seasons change.

7. Natural disasters

7.1. volcano eruption

7.2. earthquakes

7.3. tzunamis

7.4. flood

7.5. hurricanes

7.6. tornados

7.7. draught

8. Too much waste

8.1. modern lifestyle

8.1.1. too much packaging

8.1.1.1. plastic, nylon

8.2. industry

8.2.1. chemicals

9. Wasting energy

9.1. use too much electricity

10. Destruction of forests = Deforestation

10.1. we need wood, paper, furniture, houses, heating

10.2. damages trees, buildings, cars

10.3. less oxygen

10.3.1. animals lose their natural habitat

10.3.1.1. animals become extinct or endangered species

11. Water shortage

11.1. not enough supply of drinking water

12. Acid rain

12.1. water + chemicals