Coping with Climate Change

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Physical Geography- World at Risk Mind Map on Coping with Climate Change, created by olw-1234 on 05/13/2013.

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Coping with Climate Change
1 Mitigation strategies- taking action to reduce how much climate change occurs
1.1 Carbon tax- companies taxed for producing CO2
1.2 Changing the energy mix- source of energy
1.3 Modified agricultural practices- cut methane
1.4 Waste strategies- recycle
1.5 Energy conservation- use less energy
1.6 Tree planting- create carbon sinks
1.7 Carbon offsetting- plant trees for the amount they produce
2 Adaption strategies- Taking action to reduce the impacts
2.1 lifestyle adaption- change the way people live
2.2 Improved risk assessment- see how things will be affected
2.3 Flood adaptions- building defences
2.4 Water resource management- Cope with drought conditions
2.5 Community awareness- teaching local people

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