The State of Our Climate 
The State of Our Climate

​vital climate data in monthly  images

ACCELERATING  PLANETARY EMERGENCY SIGNS
Atmospheric 
greenhouse gases
​​ 2015


 CO2    400 ppm
​ CH4  1850 ppb
​ N2O    325 pp
b
Emissions 
Atmospheric CO2 ​15 million year high​

Site maintained by Peter Carter

2000-2015
21 Mar 2016 Human carbon release rate is unprecedented in the past 66 million years of Earth's history.
​Findings suggest humans are releasing carbon about 10 times faster than during any event in the past 66 million years including the PETM  (Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum). 
st
ory
IEA 2016 Key CO2 Emissions Trends

PBL 2016 Trends in global CO2 emissions: 2016 Report Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency
2016 GCP  Global Carbon Budget
2016 GCP  Global Methane Budget