LAND POLLUTION

BY:ANDREA JIMENEZ

What is land pollution?

Land pollution is the destruction of surfaces of the earth
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There are 4 Types of Land Pollution

1) Solid Waste Things like paper, plastic, bottles, cans & food are all examples of solid waste.

Bioaccumulation/biomagnification is...

the process in which industrial wastes, toxic chemicals, and radioactive isotopes gradually build up in living tissue causing great harm to humans and animals
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Mining

Mining destroys ecosystems and the surface of the land, which causes it to be exposed to erosion. Iron, copper, mercury and lead from mining leach into the soil, polluting nearby bodies of water as well.
Land Pollution