Today in climate change (7 July 2016)

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

Miami-Dade Could Ask Developers to Pay for Climate Change Costs http://www.miaminewtimes.com/news/miami-dade-could-ask-developers-to-pay-for-climate-change-costs-8576071?utm_content=buffer2ded5&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Updated Arctic sea ice volume graph http://neven1.typepad.com/blog/2016/07/piomas-july-2016.html

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Today in climate change (6 July 2016)

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

Why is Antarctic sea ice expanding when climate change is causing the world to warm? http://www2.ucar.edu/atmosnews/121622/expanding-antarctic-sea-ice-linked-natural-variability

Constraining and enabling factors to using long-term climate information in decision-making http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14693062.2016.1191008?journalCode=tcpo20

Southeast Asian Fires Emitted Most Carbon Since 1997 http://www.climatecentral.org/news/southeast-asian-fires-most-carbon-1997-20491?utm_content=buffer8bee9&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

This new Antarctica study is bad news for climate change doubters https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/07/05/this-new-antarctica-study-is-bad-news-for-climate-change-doubters/

Ancient ocean temperatures may finally prove how dinosaurs died http://www.wired.co.uk/article/dinosaur-mass-extinction-volcanoes

New research: climate may be more sensitive and situation more dire https://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2016/jul/05/new-research-climate-may-be-more-sensitive-and-situation-more-dire?CMP=share_btn_tw

Can New York Be Saved in the Era of Global Warming? http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/can-new-york-be-saved-in-the-era-of-global-warming-20160705

Research finding: Education is the key to action on climate change http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/6RtBCeg2kgKfEUMby64LgK/Climate-change-is-an-education-issue.html

One in five Americans expressed discontent at the relative silence from candidates around climate change https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/jul/05/climate-change-voters-2016-election-issues?CMP=share_btn_tw

Warming unlikely to limit chances of UK soggy summers http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-36704400

Weekly cycles in peak time temperatures and urban heat island intensity http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/7/074003

Today in climate change (5 July 2016)

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

Canadian rating agencies ignore climate risk http://www.nationalobserver.com/2016/07/04/analysis/willful-blindness-canadian-rating-agencies-ignore-climate-risk

Climate change is speeding up the spread of Lyme disease https://www.statnews.com/2016/07/01/lyme-disease-climate-change/

Ocean circulation implicated in past abrupt climate changes http://www.enn.com/climate/article/49705

Abrupt Sea Level Rise Looms As Increasingly Realistic Threat http://e360.yale.edu/feature/abrupt_sea_level_rise_realistic_greenland_antarctica/2990/

Small temperature increases lead to more sea level rise http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/2016/07/small-temp-increases-and-sea-level-rise/

Climate change forcing builders to rethink how they design structures: expert https://ca.news.yahoo.com/climate-change-forcing-builders-rethink-design-structures-expert-140008728.html

Insurers’ pledge to help developing countries on climate change https://next.ft.com/content/04d57130-274d-11e6-8ba3-cdd781d02d89

Today in climate change (4 July 2016)

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

The War on Science will change how you see the world https://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2016/jul/01/the-war-on-science-with-change-how-you-see-the-world?CMP=share_btn_tw

Bobcats moving north, climate change study finds http://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/news/local-news/bobcats-moving-north-climate-change-study-finds-1.2292585

A remote nation threatened by rising seas http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/03/world/asia/climate-change-kiribati.html?smid=tw-share

Why a half-degree temperature rise is a big deal http://climate.nasa.gov/news/2458/why-a-half-degree-temperature-rise-is-a-big-deal/#.V3h2fGYVdgQ.twitter

A map is worth a thousand words: Supporting forest stewards in addressing climate change http://blogs.worldbank.org/climatechange/map-worth-thousand-words-supporting-forest-stewards-addressing-climate-change?CID=CCG_TT_climatechange_EN_EXT

Green and cool roofs provide relief for hot cities, but should be sited carefully https://theconversation.com/green-and-cool-roofs-provide-relief-for-hot-cities-but-should-be-sited-carefully-60766?utm_content=buffer4f8b7&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

The biggest body of warm water on Earth is getting even bigger https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/07/01/the-biggest-body-of-warm-water-on-earth-is-getting-even-bigger/?postshare=4171467513492380&tid=ss_tw

Today in climate change (1 July 2016)

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

Climate change is making our summers more extreme http://www.dw.com/en/climate-change-is-making-our-summers-more-extreme/a-19369256

First signs of healing in the Antarctic ozone layer https://www.leeds.ac.uk/news/article/3882/first_signs_of_healing_in_the_antarctic_ozone_layer

Wildfires engulfing the west coast are fuelled by climate change, experts warn https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jun/30/wildfires-california-fueled-by-climate-change?CMP=twt_a-environment_b-gdneco

El Niño And Climate Change Are Making The Amazon Dry And Flammable http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2016/06/30/3794568/intense-wildfire-season-threatens-amazon-rainforest/

Pink Snow a Bad Sign for the Future, Scientists Say http://ecowatch.com/2016/06/27/pink-snow-bad-sign-future/

Crucial peatlands carbon-sink vulnerable to rising sea levels http://www.enn.com/climate/article/49698

UK unveils tough new climate goal http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/286134-uk-unveils-tough-new-climate-goal?utm_content=buffer1b2ef&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer#.V3WAk5wGplo.twitter

The mysterious ‘cold blob’ in the North Atlantic Ocean is starting to give up its secrets https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/06/30/the-mysterious-cold-blob-in-the-north-atlantic-is-starting-to-give-up-its-secrets/

Adapting to Sea Level Rise in the U.S. http://www.calacademy.org/explore-science/adapting-to-sea-level-rise-in-the-us

Today in climate change (30 June 2016)

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

Scientists Still Uncertain How Melting Permafrost Will Impact Climate http://edmdigest.com/news/scientists-still-uncertain-how-melting-permafrost-will-impact-climate/

Hotter Years, More Fires http://www.climatecentral.org/gallery/graphics/hotter-years-more-fires?utm_content=buffer01739&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

31 Science Groups to Congress: Greenhouse Gases Emitted by Human Activities Is Primary Driver of Climate Change https://ecowatch.com/2016/06/29/scientists-congress-climate-change/

A River Network Preserved Beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet https://eos.org/research-spotlights/a-river-network-preserved-beneath-the-greenland-ice-sheet

Scientists: Window for avoiding 1.5C global warming ‘closed’ http://www.climatechangenews.com/2016/06/29/scientists-window-for-avoiding-1-5c-global-warming-closed/

‘Houston, We Have a Problem’: 4 Ways Climate Change Impacts Texas https://ecowatch.com/2016/06/29/climate-change-impacts-texas/

Climate Change: The Large Scale Impact of Small Scale Change http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ef-education-first/climate-change-the-large_b_10720534.html

The climate change letter most candidates won’t answer http://www.smh.com.au/comment/the-letter-most-candidates-wont-answer-20160628-gptmfs.html

Climate Change’s Growing Impact On People Experiencing Homelessness http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2016/06/29/3793278/climate-change-air-pollution-homelessness/

What Makes Agriculture Vulnerable to Climate Change, and the Mortality Effects of Fruit and Vegetable Scarcity https://www.newsecuritybeat.org/2016/06/agriculture-vulnerable-climate-change-mortality-effects-fruit-vegetable-scarcity/?utm_content=buffera7688&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Paris Agreement climate proposals need a boost to keep warming well below 2 °C http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v534/n7609/full/nature18307.html

16 of the Craziest Weather Events We’ve Seen So Far in 2016 http://www.climatesignals.org/headlines/16-craziest-weather-events-weve-seen-so-far-2016?utm_content=buffer00ec9&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Paris climate targets aren’t enough, but we can close the gap https://theconversation.com/paris-climate-targets-arent-enough-but-we-can-close-the-gap-61798

Today in climate change (29 June 2016)

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

Nature ravages as weather warms http://www.wvgazettemail.com/gazette-editorials/20160628/gazette-mail-editorial-nature-ravages-as-weather-warms

What’s really warming the world? http://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2015-whats-warming-the-world/

Australia’s environmental peril revealed in five charts http://www.smh.com.au/environment/australias-environmental-peril-revealed-in-five-charts-20160622-gpp62l.html?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=nc&eid=socialn%3Atwi-13omn1677-edtrl-other%3Annn-17%2F02%2F2014-edtrs_socialshare-all-nnn-nnn-vars-o%26sa%3DD%26usg%3DALhdy28zsr6qiq