Graphic: A breakdown of global warming in 2019

Following 2017, the United States has been hit with natural disasters ranging from the back-to-back hurricanes of Harvey and Irma to life-threatening wildfires burning in southern California. While reasoning for the causes of these disasters vary, it is clear that global warming is a hot topic, with an ongoing debate between scientists and politicians on whether or not it’s real. Here’s a graphic to break down the causes and effects of global warming, along with the possible future of the world if it continues to rise at the predicted rate. There is also a list of ways to do your share in helping our environment.

Sources: World Wildlife Fund, National Geographic, Live Science, Sky News, Natural Resources Defense Council and Business Insider.