When the animal dies its nutrients are decomposed and absorbed by the ground
The burning of fossil fuels releases carbon dioxide, which returns to the atmosphere.
Ground to Atmosphere
The ocean absorbs carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
Atmosphere to Ocean
Humans impact the carbon cycle negatively by burning fossil fuels, creating greenhouse gases, as well as burning materials such as plastic, creating toxic gases. they positively affect the Carbon Cycle by recycling and using wind, water, and solar powered alternatives.