Global Warming Speech

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Hello, I’m Courtney Toner and don’t get me started on the environment.  I am honoured to be able to speak to you today. I am a science trainee and would like to take about 5 minutes of your time to update you on the dangers of global warming.

Our world is always changing. Look out your window long enough and you might see the weather change. Look even longer, and you'll see the seasons change.

The Earth's climate is changing, too, but in ways that you can't easily see. We all know about global warming,

But do we really care or try to do at least some of the things that will help stop it or at least slow it down?

Do you like polar bears?
Because in a few years how would you feel if these polar bears no longer existed in a few years’ time- because of you.

Polar bears are running out of ice chucks to sleep on as they are all melting. And sadly drown from swimming too far to find some ice

Do you know what a glacier is?
Well they’re very important.

A glacier is a huge mass of frozen ice, some people live of the water from the glacier but the world is getting warmer and the glacier is melting and the water is disappearing and there will be no more glaciers left

About 95 per cent of the water entering our homes goes down the drain.

Running the tap while brushing your teeth can waste 4 gallons of water

Leaky faucets that drip at the rate of one drop per second can waste up to 2,700 gallons of water each year.

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A garden hose or sprinkler can use almost as much water in an hour as an average family of four uses in one day.

Over a quarter of all the clean, drinkable water you use in your home is used to flush the toilets

Many hairsprays contain CFCs which stands for chrolo flora carbonates. When the spray is sprayed the CFCs escape from the can and in the atmosphere in 20 years. It dissolves the cover of the ozone that the earth has which stops blocking the sun and creates holes in the ozone layer.

The deodorant that boys spray ...

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