Today in climate change (27 June 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of climate change and extreme weather that were in the news today…

Climate Change Poses Urgent Threat to Poor of Coastal Bangladesh

Climate impacts life strategies, time orientation, self-control

Seven climate records set so far in 2016

Climate Change is Tipping Scales Toward More Wildfires

Melbourne’s carbon emissions could reduce by 138,000 tonnes per year

Global warming amplifies the threat of wildfires through increased heat and drought, reduced snowpack, season shift and pine beetle outbreaks

Holland is relocating homes to make more room for high water


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