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'Brazil drought linked to Amazon deforestation'

'Brazil drought linked to Amazon deforestation'

Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Brazil’s biggest city, Sao Paulo, is experiencing its worst drought in decades.Now, a leading climatologist and earth scientist has told the BBC that there is a direct link between deforestation in the Amazon and the record drought. Water levels …

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INSUFFICIENT RAINFALL INTENSIFIES DROUGHT CONDITIONS

INSUFFICIENT RAINFALL INTENSIFIES DROUGHT CONDITIONS

The water resources management agency is reminding Saint Lucians that they are barred from using a hose to wash vehicles, lawns, hedges, farms or recreational field. These are all stipulations of the water related emergency which took effect on may 18th 2020. This video was first published onSource link . …

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Professor Mark Howden – Wagga Wagga Climate Change, Drought and Community Resilience Forum

Professor Mark Howden - Wagga Wagga Climate Change, Drought and Community Resilience Forum

On 12th May 2020, Professor Mark Howden spoke at the Farmers for Climate Action Wagga Wagga Climate Change, Drought and Community Resilience Forum on the latest Climate Change outlook and the outlook for future impacts from drought. This forum is the first in a series of five which looks at …

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Denis Ginnivan – Wagga Wagga Climate Change, Drought and Community Resilience Forum

Denis Ginnivan - Wagga Wagga Climate Change, Drought and Community Resilience Forum

On 12th May 2020, Denis Ginnivan spoke at the Farmers for Climate Action Wagga Wagga Climate Change, Drought and Community Resilience Forum on how to take meaningful action in their local communities. This forum is the first in a series of five which looks at community resilience following disaster. Denis …

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Parts of world on brink of ‘sustained heat’ beyond human tolerance decades earlier than expected, researchers warn

Parts of world on brink of ‘sustained heat’ beyond human tolerance decades earlier than expected, researchers warn

“Intolerable” heat and humidity caused by global warming had been expected in the coming decades, but now researchers have found that the crisis is already here. A new study identifies thousands of previously rare or unprecedented bouts of extreme heat and humidity are taking place now across the world in Asia, Africa, Australia, South America and North …

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Brian Brettschneider: Red-Hot Alaska Summer—Record heat drought & smoke—Radio Ecoshock 2019-09-11

Brian Brettschneider: Red-Hot Alaska Summer—Record heat drought & smoke—Radio Ecoshock 2019-09-11

From the University of Alaska, Brian Brettschneider reports on crazy record high temperatures up north, the choking smog, and the prospects of wildfires from the Boreal forest right up into the Tundra. How did cold Alaska become the hot smoky place? That was summer 2019 with record-shattering heat, a pocket …

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Did you know that a 100-year storm is not a storm that occurs once every 100 yea…

Did you know that a 100-year storm is not a storm that occurs once every 100 yea...

Did you know that a 100-year storm is not a storm that occurs once every 100 years? It’s a storm that has 1-in-100 chance of occurring each year!!!! ⚡ Hurricanes, floods, bushfires, droughts… more and more extreme weather events are happening because we keep burning fossil fuels. We’re in the …

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Posted  •  #albino #bushfire #australia #fire #bushfires #nswfires #nsw #sydney ...

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One of only two egg laying mammals is under threat. Australia’s Iconic Platypus …

One of only two egg laying mammals is under threat.
Australia's Iconic Platypus ...

One of only two egg laying mammals is under threat. Australia’s Iconic Platypus Faces Extinction Threat Due to Climate Change and Human Activity.⠀ ⠀ According to a new study published in the journal Biological Conservation this month, the severe drought conditions and heat, combined with habitat loss and other impacts …

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Bumblebees face mass extinction amid ‘climate chaos’, scientists warn

Bumblebees face mass extinction amid ‘climate chaos’, scientists warn

A massive decline of bumblebees — the world’s most important pollinators — is now underway due to “climate chaos” and other human impacts on the world, scientists have warned. A new study reveals bumblebees are currently disappearing at rates “consistent with a mass extinction”, and are on course to be wiped …

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