Climate Change And The Environment

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By 2050 the population of the world is expected to be 9.3 billion people. As the population of the world continues to grow so will the demand for resources. Resources such as land for agriculture, fresh water, and the most important fossil fuels are becoming scare. In order for the resources that we still have available to last, we as a society have to change the way we are using the resources. Not only do we have to make the resources last for future generations, but we also need to learn how to become less dependent on the resources since they are causing great harm to the environment. In order to slow the pace of climate change, we as a society have to change how we do things in order to confront climate change. People that have…show more content…
People should be informed that global warming is not the same as climate change. They should know that global warming is only part of climate change. Then this would show them that climate change is an actual problem and not a hoax. Even “A-list” celebrities are taking notice that climate change is a serious problem that is facing this generation. “Climate change is real, it is happening right now. It is the most urgent threat facing our entire species, and we need to work collectively together and stop procrastinating.” Leonardo DiCaprio. The well-known actor is taking the advantage of the fact that he is a public figure to get the voice out that climate change is a serious problem and that society needs to do something to change the fate of the world. Many actors and actresses are not as open with their political views and only express their views when it has become a problem. Had they expressed their views sooner than we could have prevented some of the problem. There are many different ways that we as a society could slow down the pace of climate change. One of the different ways is carpooling to and from work with co-workers. This is an easy solution to the increasing use of fossil fuel. Average workers travels 39 miles to work, and when gas is $3.00 per gallon the average household is paying $5.32 each day for gas alone. (Carpooling benefits) $5.32 may not seem like a whole big deal but the money saved could
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