Continuing global warming will reduce the snow leopard's habitat. The snow leopard is adapted to snow conditions and would have difficulty in surviving in a more temperate environment.
What happens to the earth when there is major climate change?
If there is a major climate change, most likely lost of organisms will die off. Some will adapt to the extreme conditions, but most won't. ...
Asked in Leopards and Panthers
Does a spotted leopard change into a black panther?
Black panthers are either a melanistic (black) jaguar or a melanistic leopard. It is a rare recessive genetic trait. A leopard is usually born spotted and cannot change to a black leopard and a black leopard cannot change to a spotted leopard. Genetics at fertilization determines the color. ...
Asked in Global Warming
Why do scientists think that climate is changing?
Scientists can measure that the global temperature is rising. They know that rising temperatures will change the climate. Weather happens from day to day, but climate change takes longer, several years, or several decades before it becomes clear that it is happening. That is the situation now. Scientists know that rising temperatures will change the climate. ...
How are climate change and global warming monitered?
climate change and global warming can be monitered by a climate change monitor ...
Asked in Climatology and Climate Changes
Which world leaders are involed in climate change?
None. The sun is getting hotter, so they can't do anything about it. We are returning to the warmer climate of the time before 1200 AD. ...
Is the climate change affecting the snow leopards?
Climate change is affecting most species on the earth whether directly or indirectly. Fortunately for the snow leopard the melting of glaciers and the retreat of ice further up the Himalayas (caused by global warming) has opened up new hunting grounds for them further up the mountains where it was too cold for them to roam before. Hopefully this will have a positive effect on snow leopard numbers as they are currently threatened. ...