2.5 Carbon Cycle

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A level Geography (Water and Carbon Cycle) Mind Map on 2.5 Carbon Cycle, created by Charlotte Willis on 03/28/2018.
Charlotte Willis
Mind Map by Charlotte Willis, updated more than 1 year ago
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2.5 Carbon Cycle
  1. Important carbon compounds
    1. Biomolecules
      1. DNA
        1. Proteins
        2. CaCO⌄3
          1. Limestone
          2. CO⌄2
            1. Greenhouse Gases (GHG)
              1. Atmosphere
              2. CH⌄4
                1. Methane
                  1. GHG
                  2. Hydrocarbons
                    1. Fossil Fuels
                  3. Carbon (C)
                    1. Organic
                      1. Biomass
                        1. Plants/Animals
                      2. Inorganic
                        1. Fossil fuels
                          1. Oil/Coal
                        2. Chemically Versatile
                          1. Present in all life forms
                            1. Cycle through the earth by the Carbon cycle
                            2. Origins of C on Earth
                              1. Earth's interior
                                1. Found in the mantle
                                2. Plate boundaries
                                  1. Stores
                                    1. Biomass
                                      1. Ocean
                                        1. CO⌄2 dissolved in oceans
                                      2. Carbon Removal
                                        1. Sedimentary rock
                                          1. Atmosphere
                                            1. Trees photosynthesis (CO⌄2 ∴ removed form the atmosphere)
                                        2. Major Stores of Carbon
                                          1. Biosphere
                                            1. Plant litter
                                              1. 1) Leaves falls off plants
                                              2. Living vegetation
                                                1. Soil humus
                                                  1. 2) Leaves then become soil humus
                                                  2. Animals
                                                    1. Peat
                                                      1. 3) Eventually becomes peat
                                                    2. Lithosphere (rock)
                                                      1. Crust + upper most of mantle
                                                        1. Inorganic
                                                          1. Fossil fuels
                                                            1. Limestone
                                                            2. Stores
                                                              1. Marine
                                                                1. Soil
                                                                  1. Fossil fuels
                                                                    1. Peat
                                                                    2. Organic
                                                                      1. Humid substances
                                                                        1. Decaying material
                                                                    3. Hydrosphere
                                                                      1. Oceans
                                                                        1. Dissolved in CO⌄2
                                                                        2. Organisms
                                                                          1. Plankton
                                                                            1. Plants
                                                                              1. Fish
                                                                              2. Stores in water (Levels)
                                                                                1. Surface
                                                                                  1. Plants to photosynthesise
                                                                                  2. Intermediate
                                                                                    1. Deeper water
                                                                                    2. Living organic matter
                                                                                      1. Fish/Plankton
                                                                                  3. Atmosphere
                                                                                    1. Human Activities
                                                                                      1. GHG
                                                                                        1. CO₂
                                                                                        2. Global warming
                                                                                          1. Increase conc. of CO₂ in atmosphere
                                                                                        3. CO₂
                                                                                          1. 0.04٪ in Atmosphere
                                                                                            1. Controls Earth's temp
                                                                                            2. Mauna Loa Curve
                                                                                              1. Created in Hawaii has been measuring CO₂ levels for 50yrs to produce the graph
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