answersLogoWhite
Global Warming
Ecosystems
Photosynthesis

How does photosynthesis moderate global warming?


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2011-07-06 07:24:09

Photosynthesis removes carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. The trees and plants release the oxygen and store the carbon, sometimes for hundreds of years. Any reduction of carbon dioxide, a powerful greenhouse gas, in the atmosphere can moderate global warming.

012
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

How do plants and other photosynthetic organisms moderate global warming?

Global Warming = Large amount of C02 gas. Photosynthesis needs C02. Photosynthesis results in Oxygen gas. As the plants use photosynthesis they released Oxygen into the air.


What is the role of photosynthesis against global warming?

The role of photosynthesis against global warming is that plants take in carbon dioxide which is the main cause of global warming. They use this to make glucose.


Is global warming increased by photosynthesis?

No.


Which process helps reduce global warming?

Photosynthesis


How does photosynthesis and cellular respiration relate to global warming?

well it is said that plants can help stop global warming. So, they have photosynthesis and do cellular respiration to take in carbon dioxide and make it oxygen. global warming has to do with carbon dioxide. there you go! :)


How is photosynthesis helping to stop global warming?

Because in photosynthesis CO2 and Water vapor is utilized.It decreases the amount of CO2 and Water vapor in air which increases global warming


Is photosynthesis a good thing or a bad thing in terms of global warming?

photosynthesis is the motion of a plant asorbing CO2 and releasing Oxygen so this is a great thing during global warming.


As photosynthesis increases does global warming increase?

No, in fact it's the opposite.The more photosynthesis there is, the more plants, trees and other vegetation remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, and global warming is decreased.


How does photosynthesis help prevent global warm?

Photosynthesis means plants converting carbon dioxide to oxygen, most global warming is cause by carbon dioxide, people only breath oxygen (and water vapor) and carbon dioxide can't get to our lungs. That's why Photosynthesis helps prevent global warming.


Plants can reduce global warming because photosynthesis requires?

carbon dioxide


What does photosynthesis require so plants can reduce global warming?

carbon dioxide


Why can plants reduce global warming because photosynthesis requires?

Carbon dioxide.


Plants reduce global warming because photosynthesis requires?

carbon dioxide


Connection between global warming and photosynthesis?

Global Warming actually hinders the complete and healthy process of photosynthesis. It can actually make plants release more CO2 then they absorb causing all sorts of chaos in the ecosystem.


How would the presence of sulphate particles in the atmosphere moderate global warming?

They reflect sunlight into the upper atmosphere to counteract global warming. It would however delay the recovery of the ozone by decades.


Which of the raw materials used in photosynthesis has been linked to global warming?

Carbon Dioxide.


What is global warming warming?

The warming caused by Global Warming.


Why has deforestation become a global problem?

Deforestation has become a global problem because forest destruction is one of the main causes of global warming. Through photosynthesis, trees and plants remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, slowing global warming.


What are misconceptions about global warming?

Global warming is not important.Global warming isn't happening.Global warming is happening but it's not our fault.Global warming is happening but we can't do anything about it.Scientists are not sure about global warming.


How does Trees stop global warming?

Global warming is usually caused by the large amount of Carbon Dioxide ( CO2 ) released in the atmosphere. Trees absorbs CO2 in order to perform Photosynthesis.


How does photosynthesis impact global warming and climate change?

during photosynthesis, plants use co2 as one of their reactant and produce oxygen. with less plants/trees, more co2 are being trapped within the atmosphere which makes global warming and influences the climate.


How does global warming affect photosynthesis?

Photosynthesis helps reduce Global Warming by taking in carbon dioxide. If there is too much of it, then carbon dioxide keeps the sunlight inside earth's atmosphere making the earth warmer. This leads on to global warming, but photosynthesis helps reduce parts of the effect. A recent Scientific Article stated that CO2 reclamation could be Adequately Accomplished by the Revisioning of all of Our land use and Agricultural practices.


How can trees fight global warming?

A tree takes in Carbon Dioxide for use in photosynthesis. Carbon Dioxide is a greenhouse gas which causes global warming. The tree stores the carbon and releases oxygen.


What raw materials used in photosynthesis has been linked to global warming?

One of the raw materials used in photosynthesis is carbon dioxide. The overproduction of this molecule due to the burning of fossil fuels among other human activities has been linked to global warming effects.


What percentage of Democrats are into global warming?

It is near impossible to give an exact estimate, but the farther "left" you go, the stronger the belief is for "Global Warming". When looking at Liberal Democrats vs Moderate Democrats, Liberals have a very strong belief in Global Warming, while Moderates have a more relaxed belief on the subject.