University of Phoenix Material

Climate Change Comparison

Resources: Case studies from Ch. 20 of the text.
. Case 1: Water Issues in the Arid American Southwest
. Case 2: Soil Salinization in Arid and Semi-Arid Lands
Consider the following statements:
. Climate change is not only a scientific issue but also a political
issue.
. There is a relationship between human activity and physical geography
Create a comparison of the effects on Coastline Formations and Arid
Landscapes. Response in at least 70 per box.


|Address for both: |Coastline Formations |Arid Landscapes |
|What are the | | |
|surficial processes | | |
|that affect this | | |
|landscape? | | |
|To what extent do | | |
|humans affect this | | |
|landscape? | | |
|What arguments do | | |
|anti-climate-change | | |
|groups present about | | |
|this lanscape? How | | |
|would you address | | |
|their concerns? | | |
|Do you have any | | |
|recommendations of | | |
|potential solutions | | |
|to any possible | | |
|problems? | | |
|What action, if any, | | |
|should the government| | |
|take to prevent and | | |
|mitigate these | | |
|climate changes? | | |