Today in climate change (11 November 2016)

Please find below some links to important climate change news for this week…

The World Isn’t Doing Enough to Slow Climate Change http://www.climatecentral.org/news/unep-report-climate-change-20846?utm_content=buffer13b2e&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

2016 Emissions Gap Report https://web.unep.org/emissionsgap/

Arctic summer sea ice to disappear with 2C warming, study says https://www.carbonbrief.org/arctic-summer-sea-ice-to-disappear-with-2c-warming?utm_source=Daily+Carbon+Briefing&utm_campaign=8fc27c89fa-cb_daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_876aab4fd7-8fc27c89fa-303452469

Displacement linked to climate change is not a future hypothetical – it’s a current reality http://www.unhcr.org/news/latest/2016/11/581f52dc4/frequently-asked-questions-climate-change-disaster-displacement.html

The global climate 2011-2015: hot and wild http://public.wmo.int/en/media/press-release/global-climate-2011-2015-hot-and-wild

The Effect of Historical and Future Climate Changes on Natural Hazards in Australia http://link.springer.com/journal/10584/139/1/page/1

How Mendenhall Glacier Teaches About Climate Change http://glacierhub.org/2016/11/08/melting-mendenhall-glacier-teaches-climate-change/

The Paris climate deal just became law. Now countries must figure out how to make good on their pledges http://www.latimes.com/world/africa/la-fg-morocco-climate-conference-20161107-story.html?utm_content=buffer0da50&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Why scientists are so worried about sea-level rise in the second half of this century https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/11/07/why-scientists-are-so-worried-about-sea-level-rise-in-the-second-half-of-this-century/?utm_content=bufferf8bd7&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Hotter Mediterranean will trigger massive change http://climatenewsnetwork.net/mediterranean-heat-massive-change/?utm_content=buffer927b9&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Past five years hottest on record, says UN weather agency http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=55503#.WCJJfNJ97IU

Charleston, South Carolina, is adapting to a hotter, wetter and riskier future https://nextcity.org/features/view/climate-change-cities-planning-charleston-flood

New research suggests the Earth’s climate could be more sensitive to greenhouse gases than thought http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/climate-change-game-over-global-warming-climate-sensitivity-seven-degrees-a7407881.html

Nonlinear climate sensitivity and its implications for future greenhouse warming http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/2/11/e1501923

Experts call on international climate change panel to better reflect ocean variability in their projections http://www.bristol.ac.uk/news/2016/november/climate-change-panel-oceans-.html

Fighting Climate Change ‘Means a Global Transformation’: An Interview with Moroccan Environment Minister Hakima El Haite http://globaldaily.com/climasphere/fighting-climate-change-means-a-global-transformation-an-interview-with-moroccan-environment-minister-hakima-el-haite/

Alaska continues to bake through October http://wxshift.com/news/alaska-continues-to-bake-through-october

The Turnbull government has ratified the Paris climate agreement http://www.watoday.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/turnbull-government-ignoring-trump-election-proceeds-with-paris-climate-agreement-ratification-20161110-gsm5m1.html

NBC News Exit Poll in Florida: Many Voters Say Climate Change Is a Serious Problem http://www.nbcnews.com/card/nbc-news-exit-poll-florida-many-voters-say-climate-change-n680406?utm_content=bufferff11a&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Climate resilient Toronto http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2016/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-98049.pdf

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NeilDufty

I write non-fiction about disaster management and resilience. I also write fiction including poems and short stories.

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