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Soils linked to climate change

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 19:33:00 +0200nature-Earth-and-Environmental-Sciences (en)

Boreal forests are key players in the global carbon cycle, because they store 30–40% of terrestrial carbon . They have been considered to be carbon sinks, mainly because they accumulate large amounts of carbon in the form of organic soils . Their net carbon balance is driven by natural wildfires (Fig.

Climate change could cost the US 10.5% of its GDP by 2100, study warns

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 17:27:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Plastic pollution found in the world’s oceans and the melting permafrost in the Arctic could have startling economic burdens, perhaps as much as $2.5 trillion and $70 trillion, respectively. And while there may have been some hope that certain countries could escape the brunt of the impact, a new....

'Ripe to burn': Northern Alberta farmers face down wildfire threat

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:16:00 +0200CBC (en)

The sky was black with smoke as Joe Peters watched his neighbours turn his planted canola field back to dirt. It was around 3 p.m. on June 17, at what should have been the height of Mackenzie County's growing season. Instead, a group of farmers worked hastily in the dark, trying to improvise fire breaks.

Climate change will shrink 'virtually all' economies around the globe by 2100, study warns

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 19:30:00 +0200foxnews (en)

And while there may have been some hope that certain countries could escape the brunt of the impact, a new study suggests that "virtually all" nations will be negatively affected by The study, published by the National Bureau of Economic Research , suggests that countries that are warm, cold, rich....

Climate Change To Shrink Economies Of Rich, Poor, Hot And Cold Countries Alike Unless Paris Agreement Holds

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 18:43:00 +0200eurasiareview (en)

However, a new study co-authored by researchers from the University of Cambridge suggests that virtually all countries – whether rich or poor, hot or cold – will suffer economically by 2100 if the current trajectory of carbon emissions is maintained. In fact, the research published by the National....

Under a “business as usual” carbon emissions scenario, the U.S. would lose 10.5% of its GDP by 2100

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 18:11:00 +0200yubanet (en)

Aug. 19, 2019 – Prevailing economic research anticipates the burden of climate change falling on hot or poor nations. Some predict that cooler or wealthier economies will be unaffected or even see benefits from higher temperatures. However, a new study co-authored by researchers from the University....

MIL-OSI Canada: Government of Canada and City of Toronto invest in Toronto’s tree canopy...

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:54:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events caused by climate change. Reducing the impact of natural disasters such as flooding and wildfires is critical to keeping Canadian families safe, protecting local businesses and supporting a strong economy and the middle class.

Government of Canada and City of Toronto invest in Toronto's tree canopy and waterfront shoreline to protect against future flooding and storm events

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:32:00 +0200markets-businessinsider (en)

TORONTO Aug. 19, 2019 /CNW/ -Â Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events caused by climate change. Reducing the impact of natural disasters such as flooding and wildfires is critical to keeping Canadian families safe, protecting local....

Climate change to shrink economies of rich, poor, hot and cold countries alike unless Paris Agreement holds

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 15:38:00 +0200sciencedaily (en)

However, a new study co-authored by researchers from the University of Cambridge suggests that virtually all countries -- whether rich or poor, hot or cold -- will suffer economically by 2100 if the current trajectory of carbon emissions is maintained.

Climate change to shrink economies of rich, poor, hot and cold countries alike unless Paris Agreement holds

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:54:00 +0200alphagalileo (en)

Prevailing economic research anticipates the burden of climate change falling on hot or poor nations. Some predict that cooler or wealthier economies will be unaffected or even see benefits from higher temperatures. However, a new study co-authored by researchers from the University of Cambridge....

Climate change to shrink economies of rich, poor, hot and cold countries alike unless Paris Agreement holds

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:41:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Prevailing economic research anticipates the burden of climate change falling on hot or poor nations. Some predict that cooler or wealthier economies will be unaffected or even see benefits from higher temperatures. However, a new study co-authored by researchers from the University of Cambridge....

MIL-OSI Canada: Better flood protection for Fredericton residents and businesses

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 17:06:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

The climate crisis is driving extreme weather events in communities from coast to coast to coast. As these events become more frequent, more severe, and more damaging, they threaten our health and safety and disrupt local economies. With three major floods over the past 11 years, residents in....

MIL-OSI Canada: Canada’s ClimateData.ca portal

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 17:06:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

From: Environment and Climate Change Canada Backgrounder. Canada’s climate continues to change at a rapid pace. As referenced in Canada’s Changing Climate Report, this warmer climate could intensify and increase extreme weather events such as wildfires, urban floods, droughts and heatwaves.

Cosa ci insegnano gli incendi nell'Artide National Geographic

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 13:42:00 +0200msn-it (it)

© Fornito da La Repubblica Una foto aerea scattata a bordo di un elicottero mostra un tratto di foresta bruciato dall'incendio ad inizio agosto 2019 nel distretto russo di Boguchansky, in Siberia. Fotografia Ekaterina Ansimova/Afp. Come aveva avvertito Greta Thunberg parlando ai leader del....

Cosa ci insegnano gli incendi nell'Artide

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:05:00 +0200nationalgeographic-it (it)

Come aveva avvertito Greta Thunberg parlando ai leader del parlamento europeo lo scorso aprile, il nostro pianeta è in fiamme. Ma quella che in aprile 2019 era una metafora della crisi climatica, è diventata una realtà già a giugno 2019, con l'innescarsi senza precedenti di centinaia di incendi soprattutto nell'Artide.

Cosa ci insegnano gli incendi nell'Artico

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 14:29:00 +0200nationalgeographic-it (it)

Come aveva avvertito Greta Thunberg parlando ai leader del parlamento europeo lo scorso aprile, il nostro pianeta è in fiamme. Ma quella che in aprile 2019 era una metafora della crisi climatica, è diventata una realtà già a giugno 2019, con l'innescarsi senza precedenti di centinaia di incendi soprattutto nell'Artico.

Cosa ci insegnano gli incendi nell'Artico National Geographic

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 13:59:00 +0200msn-it (it)

© Fornito da La Repubblica Una foto aerea scattata a bordo di un elicottero mostra un tratto di foresta bruciato dall'incendio ad inizio agosto 2019 nel distretto russo di Boguchansky, in Siberia. Fotografia Ekaterina Ansimova/Afp. Come aveva avvertito Greta Thunberg parlando ai leader del....

Better flood protection for Gatineau residents

Thu, 01 Aug 2019 16:35:00 +0200markets-businessinsider (en)

GATINEAU , QC, Aug. 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events caused by climate change. Reducing the impact of natural disasters is critical to keeping Canadian families safe, protecting local businesses and supporting a strong economy.

Residents of Western Newfoundland to benefit from flood-resistant highways, bridges and improved infrastructure

Fri, 26 Jul 2019 15:53:00 +0200finanzen-at (en)

DEER LAKE, NL July 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Strategic investments in public infrastructure, including funding for water and wastewater infrastructure, improved roads and highways, and projects that adapt to frequent and intensifying weather events caused by climate change, play a key role in ensuring....

Residents of Western Newfoundland to benefit from flood-resistant highways, bridges and improved infrastructure

Fri, 26 Jul 2019 15:50:00 +0200markets-businessinsider (en)

DEER LAKE, NL July 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Strategic investments in public infrastructure, including funding for water and wastewater infrastructure, improved roads and highways, and projects that adapt to frequent and intensifying weather events caused by climate change, play a key role in ensuring....

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