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October 11, 2021
The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is highlighting five things we all can do to help speak up about climate change. Supporting “natural climate solutions” is a major component of their environmental action guide.
October 8, 2021
The Human Rights Council recognised this Friday, for the first time, that having a clean, healthy and sustainable environment is a human right.
September 30, 2021
NOAA and its partners have released the latest Regional Climate Impacts and Outlooks, which recap summer conditions and provide insight into what might be expected this autumn.
September 21, 2021
As dry spells and heat waves collide more often, farmers face damaging impacts to crops, Climate Central reports.
September 13, 2021
Climate Week New York City (CWNYC 2021) from 20 to 26 September provides a platform for showcasing leading climate action and exploring how accelerate action to tackle the climate crisis. CWNYC will focus on fulfilling and increasing commitments made by businesses, governments and organizations to deliver the promise of the Paris Agreement.
September 10, 2021
A recent study suggests the western United States is headed for prolonged drought conditions whether greenhouse gas emissions continue to climb or are aggressively reined in. However, the study also showed that the severity of acute, extreme drought events and the overall severity of prolonged drought conditions can be reduced with emissions-curbing efforts compared to a high-emissions future. This is important information for decision-makers considering two tools they can use to reduce climate impacts: Adaptation and mitigation.
September 9, 2021
Climate Central reports: A warming fall season means that summer mosquitoes, sweltering heat, wildfires, and allergies are sticking around longer.
August 16, 2021
Tucked into the abundant bad news about worsening extreme weather and unavoidable warming is a key message and reason for hope, if not yet confidence – the Paris targets are still within reach.
August 11, 2021
NASA’s Sea Level Change Team has created a sea level projection tool that makes extensive data on future sea level rise from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) easily accessible to the public – and to everyone with a stake in planning for the changes to come.
August 9, 2021
Part I of the new IPCC Sixth Assessment Report, The Physical Science Basis, updates the current scientific understanding of climate change, indicating that the impacts of climate change are largely happening the way scientists have expected.
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