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Climate change threatens California town

Climate change threatens California town

California state officials predict that because of climate change, up to 10 billion dollars worth of its infrastructure could be under water by 2050, and much more threatened by high tides. The coastal town of San Clemente is a vivid example of the shoreline moving inland over the years, as residents lose their beaches and …

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Climate change threatens the survival of iconic saguaro cactus in the Southwest

Climate change threatens the survival of iconic saguaro cactus in the Southwest

The saguaro cactus is being threatened by drought conditions and rising temperatures. Scientists surveying Saguaro National Park in Arizona say the situation is increasing the mortality rate of young saguaros. Stephanie Sy has more on what those trends mean for ecosystems in the Sonoran desert. Stream your PBS favorites with …

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Climate change threatens food stocks for millions in Madagascar

Climate change threatens food stocks for millions in Madagascar

A continuing drought and rising temperatures are wrecking food crops in Madagascar, warn climate scientists. That is causing people from the south to flee to the coast, putting pressure on the already strained resources. Al Jazeera’s @NickClark reports from Belo sur Mer, Madagascar. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – …

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Climate change and deforestation threatens Madagascar's biodiversity

Climate change and deforestation threatens Madagascar's biodiversity

Madagascar is a unique biodiversity hotspot. More than 80 percent of the flora and fauna can only be found on the island. However, many of these species are under threat from climate change, deforestation, hunting and illegal trade in wildlife. Al Jazeera’s Nick Clark reports from Morondava, Madagascar. Subscribe to …

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Climate change threatens the future of string music

Climate change threatens the future of string music

To create string instruments craftspeople depend on spruce trees. But to make a guitar the tree has to meet specific requirements, and as climate change impacts their growth and kills them faster, how will the guitars and violins of the future be made? #string #tree #spruce #music #climatechange #cgtnamerica #GAI …

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Climate change threatens U.S. historic site

Climate change threatens U.S. historic site

Jamestown was home to the first permanent English settlement in the U.S., and there’s also evidence of enslavement in the area. Now the archaeological site is threatened by increasingly frequent and heavy rain. #climatechange https://bit.ly/3H5gJMJ Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobile http://america.cgtn.com/livenews Subscribe to CGTN America on …

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Climate change threatens culture on Alaska Island

Climate change threatens culture on Alaska Island

Climate change is threatening the way of life in Shishmaref and the existence of the Alaska Native village. But the dire situation is only part of the story. Its resilient residents are carrying on, celebrating milestones and honoring traditions. (Oct. 28) (AP Video/Jessie Wardarski) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress …

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Famine propelled by conflict and climate change threatens millions in Somalia

Famine propelled by conflict and climate change threatens millions in Somalia

Somalia is suffering one of the most acute humanitarian crises in the world. A crushing combination of conflict and climate change has left millions in jeopardy of starvation as famine again stalks the land. Special correspondent Tania Rashid and producer-videographer Neil Brandvold recently traveled to Somalia and filed this report. …

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Battle for space in India's megacity: Climate change threatens to make the matter worst | WION

Battle for space in India's megacity: Climate change threatens to make the matter worst | WION

There is a battle for space in India’s megacity Mumbai. It is India’s most populous city. Now, climate change threatens to make the matter worst. #Mumbai #India #WION About Channel: WION The World is One News, examines global issues with in-depth analysis. We provide much more than the news of …

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