Know Climate Change

Basics of Climate Science

Types of Climate Variation

Climate, although very slowly, keeps evolving. There are many causes behind variation in climate.

Climate variations can be categorized into two broad contexts.

  • Human-induced Climate Variation: Human activities also influence the climate. The major human-induced causes include changes in greenhouse gas (GHG) concentrations, changes in aerosol levels, and changes in land use and land cover.

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