The Environment Crossword
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Questions

Across

  • 1. ____ are the largest reservoirs of fresh water on earth (7)
  • 2. You can reduce your carbon ____ by switching to energy-saving bulbs (9)
  • 3. Heavy rainstorms will cause more ____ (6)
  • 4. ____ gauges are instruments used to measure changes in sea level (4)
  • 5. The most polluting fossil fuel used to generate electricity (4)
  • 6. Solar panels can be installed on the ____ of your house (4)
  • 7. A greenhouse gas (6,7)
  • 8. Wind energy drives a ____ which has a propeller (7)
  • 9. The greenhouse ____ increases the earth's temprature by trapping heat (6)
  • 10. Air pollution looming over cities as a haze (4)
  • 11. ____ warming is a progressive increase in the earth's temperature (6)
  • 12. A greenhouse gas produced by cattle (7)
  • 13. The atmospheric condition at any given time or place as regards sunshine, rain, etc (7)

Down

  • 14. We cannot live without it (5)
  • 15. A solid waste disposal site (8)
  • 16. ____ power is energy from the sun (5)
  • 17. A long-term shift in global weather patterns or average temperatures (7, 6)
  • 18. When combined with oxygen it produces water (8)
  • 19. Coal, oil and natural gas are ____ (6, 5)
  • 20. ____ jobs in eco-friendly business sectors offer promising prospects (5)
  • 21. The city where the COP21 took place (5)
  • 22. The ____ layer protects us from the sun's harmful ultraviolet radiation (5)
  • 23. Non-renewable resources are ____ (6)
  • 24. Germany is actively phasing out ____ energy (7)
  • 25. One of the effects of climate change (7)
  • 26. A liquid fossil fuel (3)