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Climate Change Calculator
This calculator allows users to calculate their ecological footprint in terms of trees required to sequester the carbon from carbon dioxide emissions produced by household use and transportation. Exact emissions figures or national averages can entered into the calculator, and the amount of carbon dioxide generated by burning of fossil fuels is calclulated, as well as the number of trees it will take to remove that amount of carbon dioxide.
Intended for grade levels:
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Tools:
    • Calculation / Conversion
Subject:
  • Atmospheric science
  • Environmental science
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright American Forests, all rights reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-008-158
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: American Forests
http://www.americanforests.org/