Causes of Climate Change

A mindmap on the natural and human causes to climate change

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  • Causes of climate change
    • Natural
      • Internal
        • Volcanic Activity
        • Surface Reflection
        • Tectonic Activity
        • Change in atmospheric gas
      • External
        • Solar output
        • Orbital geometry
    • Human
      • Burning fossil fuels
        • Coal, Oil and Natural Gas
        • Counts for 25% of CO2 emmissions
        • CO2 > greenhouse effects > climate change
      • Methane
        • Makes up 20% of GGs
        • 20 x more potent than CO2
        • Fossil methane
        • Wetlands, marshes and wamps
        • Rice
          • Increase in rice production
        • Landfills
        • Burning vegetation
        • Cow Farts
          • Increase in cattle for meat
        • Increase by 1.5 % a year
          • increase in mining fossil fuels
          • increase in temp

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