Today in climate change (12 May 2023)

Please find below links to recent climate change news…

World Scientists’ Warning of a Climate Emergency 2022

Political strategies for climate and environmental solutions

How will climate change impact wildfires in Scotland?

April Mediterranean heatwave ‘almost impossible’ without climate crisis

Solar Installation Growth Expected To Reach 700 GW By 2025

How will climate change affect Latin America? Scientists respond to IPCC report

Thermal structure of proglacial lakes in Patagonia

As Torres Strait Islands face a ‘climate crisis’, there are calls for the government to ‘see for themselves’

Why making El Niño forecasts in the spring is especially anxiety-inducing

Extreme April heat in Spain, Portugal, Morocco & Algeria almost impossible without climate change

IPCC data on coastal flood risk on BlueEarth

Exceptional stratospheric contribution to human fingerprints on atmospheric temperature

Quantifying the contribution of forcing and three prominent modes of variability to historical climate

Black summer bushfires may have caused rare ‘triple dip’ La Niña, study suggests

Greenland glacier discovery shows sea level projections are too low

Climate Change Tracker

Record number of serious outdoor fires tackled in England in summer 2022

May 2023 ENSO update: El Niño knocking on the door

The UN Campaign for Individual Action

Climate Central analysis shows that human-caused climate change made the record-breaking spring heat forecast in parts of the western U.S. and Canada up to 5 times more likely

Global Mean Sea Level rise rate


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