Effects Of Human Environment On Environment
It has affected both humans, plants, as well as other animals. "Cranking up the planetary heat is going to ratchet down the planet 's biodiversity, and new analysis suggests global warming could directly threaten I -in-6 species with extinction if polluting practices continue unabated." (Upton). Due to the change in temperature, animal behavior changes. For instance, more animals are moving north in search of cooler temperatures and change breeding and hibernation schedules.
The biggest impact on animals is food. Many animals have had a lack of food due to global warming. It is estimated that one-third of animals will become extinct by 2050, and coral reef systems will disappear. Not only has global warming had a huge impact on ecosystems, but it is happening at an alarming rate. Human development has made animals ' situations even worse by getting rid of animal habitats, blocking paths for migration, and committing