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Rising temperatures continue to cause heatwaves: UN

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 07:02:00 +0200dawn (en)

UNITED NATIONS: As Karachi prepared for an unusual, early winter heatwave , UN experts warned on Monday that a 1.1-degree Celsius increase in the global temperature would continue to cause such calamities. “Between 2000 and 2019, extreme temperatures caused 13 per cent of all disaster deaths....

Quel che resta dell’Amazzonia devastata dagli incendi

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 09:02:00 +0200quasimezzogiorno (it)

Da foresta pluviale a savana, il passo è breve per l’Amazzonia devastata dagli incendi e sempre più esposta al riscaldamento climatico. A lanciare l’allerta è uno studio dello Stockholm Resilience Centre, pubblicato sulla rivista Nature Comunications, in base al quale oggi fino al 40% delle foresta....

Bolivia, incendi in Amazzonia: dichiarato lo stato d’emergenza

Fri, 09 Oct 2020 17:24:00 +0200zazoom-it (it)

(Di venerdì 9 ottobre 2020) ROMA La Bolivia ha decretato lo stato di calamita’ nazionale a causa degli incendi e della siccita’ che da settimane colpiscono cinque dipartimenti sui nove del Paese, anche nell’area dell’Amazzonia. Il provvedimento, si legge sulla stampa locale, permette al governo di....

Amazon losses help drive growing wildfires elsewhere in Brazil

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 05:10:00 +0200trust (en)

As destruction of the Amazon continues, it threatens to cut off the "flying rivers" of water vapour that bring reliable rain further south. By Fabio Zuker. SAO PAULO, Sept 30 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Losses of Amazon rainforest are helping drive increasingly severe droughts in southern Brazil ....

Every Place Under Threat

Fri, 02 Oct 2020 11:10:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

The Amazon has been inhabited and cultivated for centuries. But as climate change disrupts the planet’s natural balance, and development of the region continues at the whirlwind pace of recent decades, it’s more important than ever to protect the most biodiverse place on Earth. Last year wasn’t a particularly dry year in Amazonia.

A new study of ocean salinity finds substantial amplification of the global water cycle

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:52:00 +0200qnewshub (en)

Water and its movements within or between atmosphere, land and ocean defines the global water cycle and is central to the climate system. Almost all weather and climate phenomena are in some way tied to the water cycle. Examples include extreme rainfall during thunderstorms, hurricanes and tropical cyclones, flooding, droughts, and sea level rise.

Biodiversity loss paints a tragic picture for future

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 00:50:00 +0200gulf-times (en)

When the World Wildlife Fund’s (WWF) Living Planet Report 2020 says human-caused climate change is projected to become as, or more important than other drivers of biodiversity loss in the coming decades, it is yet another attestation of the harsh reality.

Climate exigency: The time to act is now!

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 09:41:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

Forest is a limited renewable natural resource, which can maintain its sustainable functioning only if it is given time to regenerate. Unfortunately, the forest resources around the world have been depleting at an extremely alarming rate resulting in catastrophic and hazardous chain reactions.

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:10:00 +0200fijitimes (en)

POCONÉ, Brazil (Reuters) – A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as....

El Pantanal, un tesoro natural amenazado

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 02:28:00 +0200lanacion-PY (es)

Los ríos inundan el 80% del Pantanal en la temporada húmeda, a partir de octubre. Este año el volumen de precipitaciones fue la mitad de lo habitual, lo cual favoreció los incendios. El humedal provoca una gran concentración de vida animal. Los peces retenidos en lagunas y áreas inundadas atraen una gran variedad de pájaros.

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:13:00 +0200oann (en)

September 17, 2020. By Jake Spring. POCONÉ, Brazil (Reuters) – A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to....

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:12:00 +0200ara-reuters (en)

A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as the Trans-Pantanal Highway in pickup trucks, looking to save what injured animals they could. Jaguars were wandering the blackened wasteland, they said, starving or going thirsty, with paws burnt to the bone, lungs blackened by smoke.

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:05:00 +0200reuters-it (en)

A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as the Trans-Pantanal Highway in pickup trucks, looking to save what injured animals they could. Jaguars were wandering the blackened wasteland, they said, starving or going thirsty, with paws burnt to the bone, lungs blackened by smoke.

It's Not Just the West. These Places Are Also on Fire.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 21:29:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

A volunteer firefighter at work in the Pantanal region of southern Brazil on Aug. 28, 2020. (Maria Magdalena Arrellaga/The New York Times) Wildfires are devastating the American West, but the United States isn’t the only place on Earth that’s burning. This year, other countries have also experienced....

Science & Health Burned jaguars and fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning by Jake Spring

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 10:31:00 +0200japantimes (en)

POCONE, Brazil – A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as the....

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 19:31:00 +02004-traders (en)

* Photo Essay https://reut.rs/2GR64Kp POCONÉ, Brazil , Sept 14 (Reuters) - A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in....

Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 14:17:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as the Trans-Pantanal Highway in pickup trucks, looking to save what injured animals they could. Jaguars were wandering the blackened wasteland, they said, starving or going thirsty, with paws burnt to the bone, lungs blackened by smoke.

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 13:48:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

POCONÉ, Brazil : A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as the....

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning By Jake Spring POCON, Brazil (Reuters) - A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as the Tr... 53m ago

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 13:15:00 +0200wsau (en)

By Jake Spring. POCON, Brazil (Reuters) - A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt....

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning Reuters

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 12:38:00 +0200msn-uk (en)

© Reuters/AMANDA PEROBELLI The Wider Image: In Brazil , it's not just the Amazon that's burning. The world's largest wetland is on fire too. By Jake Spring. POCONÉ, Brazil (Reuters) - A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City.

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 12:37:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

By Jake Spring. POCONÉ, Brazil (Reuters) - A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy....

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 12:25:00 +0200reuters-af (en)

A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as the Trans-Pantanal Highway in pickup trucks, looking to save what injured animals they could. Jaguars were wandering the blackened wasteland, they said, starving or going thirsty, with paws burnt to the bone, lungs blackened by smoke.

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 12:21:00 +0200financialpost (en)

POCONÉ — A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil , leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy dirt road known as the Trans-Pantanal....

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning This content was published on Sep 14, 2020 Sep 14, 2020 By Jake Spring POCONÉ, Brazil (Reuters) - A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil...

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 12:13:00 +0200swissinfo-eng (en)

By Jake Spring. POCONÉ, Brazil (Reuters) - A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in late August to prowl the bumpy....

Burned jaguars, fire tornadoes: Blazes in Brazil wetland deliver climate warning

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 12:05:00 +02004-traders (en)

* Photo Essay https://reut.rs/2GR64Kp POCONÉ, Brazil , Sept 14 (Reuters) - A fire has been burning since mid-July in the remote wetlands of west-central Brazil, leaving in its wake a vast charred desolation bigger than New York City. A team of veterinarians, biologists and local guides arrived in....

Fires in West can teach us

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 14:10:00 +0200newsday-USA (en)

Paired with photos of towering flames, apocalyptic landscapes and shattered souls, it's an image of hell befitting our times, when so many people in so many places have watched things precious to them get burned down, blown down, or washed away. The loss always staggers, but this round of fires is of a different magnitude.

Fires devastate the world’s largest tropical wetland in Brazil

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 21:08:00 +0200zmescience (en)

The world’s largest tropical wetland, the Pantanal, is burning at a record speed in Brazil , with fires expanding fast and threatening its biodiversity. This is happening on a backdrop of a record fire season in the whole Amazon region, with President Bolsonaro being questioned by the international community.

Coronavirus global response: EU Humanitarian Air Bridge to Peru and €30.5 million for Latin America and the Caribbean

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 14:17:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

As part of the EU's global coronavirus response, an EU Humanitarian Air Bridge operation consisting of three flights to Lima, Peru, this week is delivering a total of more than 4 tonnes of life-saving materials to humanitarian organisations active in the country. At the same time, the EU has announced €30.

Coronavirus global response: EU Humanitarian Air Bridge to Peru and €30.5 million for Latin America and the Caribbean

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 13:52:00 +0200europa-nu (en)

As part of the EU 's global coronavirus response, an EU Humanitarian Air Bridge operation consisting of three flights to Lima, Peru this week is delivering a total of more than 4 tonnes of life-saving materials to humanitarian organisations active in the country. At the same time, the EU has announced €30.

La Nina may disrupt global food supply, send prices higher

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 09:02:00 +0200bworldcom (en)

The La Nina weather system could roil global food production, sending prices higher, as potential droughts and floods bring upheaval to a suite of key agricultural commodities from Southeast Asia to South America. The highly anticipated phenomenon has officially formed, the US Climate Prediction....

La Nina May Disrupt Global Food Supply, Send Prices Higher

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 02:21:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

(Bloomberg) -- The La Nina weather system could roil global food production, sending prices higher, as potential droughts and floods bring upheaval to a suite of key agricultural commodities from Southeast Asia to South America. The highly anticipated phenomenon has officially formed, the U.S.

Mozambique ranks second among countries with highest number of ecological threats

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 16:08:00 +0200clubofmozambique (en)

Mozambique faces the second highest exposure to ecological threats in the world, according to a classification released yesterday, which says the country may face five environmental threats by 2050. According to the Ecological Threat Register, published by the Institute for Economics and Peace of....

Study Uses Ocean Salinity Data to Estimate Water Cycle Change

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 15:22:00 +0200azocleantech (en)

Water and its movements within or between atmosphere, land, and ocean defines the global water cycle and is central to the climate system. Almost all weather and climate phenomena are in some way tied to the water cycle. Examples include extreme rainfall during thunderstorms, hurricanes and tropical cyclones, flooding, droughts, and sea level rise.

A new study of ocean salinity finds substantial amplification of the global water cycle

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 13:49:00 +0200smartwatermagazine (en)

Water and its movements within or between atmosphere, land and ocean defines the global water cycle and is central to the climate system. Almost all weather and climate phenomena are in some way tied to the water cycle. Examples include extreme rainfall during thunderstorms, hurricanes and tropical cyclones, flooding, droughts, and sea level rise.

A new study of ocean salinity finds substantial amplification of the global water cycle

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 13:54:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Credit: Figure adapted from NASA (https://gpm.nasa.gov/education/water-cycle) Water and its movements within or between atmosphere, land, and ocean defines the global water cycle and is central to the climate system. Almost all weather and climate phenomena are in some way tied to the water cycle.

Leer más sobre Conversatorio virtual: experiencias de Colombia y Argentina en la lucha contra la desertificación y la sequía »

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 17:22:00 +0200ideam (es)

Bogotá, 18 de junio 2020. Con un balance satisfactorio y más de 60 participantes, se realizó un Facebook Live junto al Ministerio de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible de Argentina, en el marco del Día Mundial contra la desertificación y la sequía y el Día Nacional del Suelo en Colombia.

Video: How ancient ice cores show 'black swan' events in history – even pandemics

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 16:26:00 +0200phys (en)

and Ellen Mosley-Thompson at The Ohio State University have been studying ice cores from around the world for over 30 years. They collect, store and study ice cores to understand the history of the Earth's climate and preserve them for future scientists.

UN-SPIDER and UFSM of Brazil deliver webinar on flood mapping and drought monitoring in Mozambique

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 12:29:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

In recent years, Mozambique has suffered severe floods and droughts that have impacted urban and rural communities throughout the country. In the March and April 2019, tropical cyclones Idai and Kenneth triggered major floods in Mozambique, Malawi, Zimbabwe, and Comoros.

Roghi devastanti, l'Amazzonia a rischio estinzione La Repubblica

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 13:40:00 +0200msn-it (it)

© Fornito da La Repubblica. BRASILIA - Il polmone dell’umanità va in fiamme: anche se il presidente del Brasile, Jair Bolsonaro, non ci crede, l’allarme per gli incendi sempre più devastanti nella foresta delle Amazzoni è globale. Il dibattito fra le diverse fonti sembra aperto solo su questioni di....

A four-footed fire prevention squad?

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 09:16:00 +0200theecologist (en)

Herds of goats are used to rid the earth of grasses and shrubs that could be a fire hazard from the US to the Mediterranean – but should this practice be encouraged? Back in 2007, some members of an 80-strong wild goat herd inhabiting Exmoor National Park 'invaded' the small English village of....

Las efemérides destacadas de este 25 de agosto

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 14:14:00 +0200mvsnoticias (es)

El 25 de agosto de 1900, falleció Friedrich W. Nietzsche, filósofo y escritor alemán. The post Las efemérides destacadas de este 25 de agosto appeared first on MVS Noticias.

Conoce las efemérides del 25 de agosto

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 23:32:00 +0200debate (es)

Mundo.- El 25 de agosto es un día que cuenta con distintos acontecimientos importantes a lo largo de la historia en el mundo, algunos de ellos por ejemplo son: Golpe de Estado en Ecuador, el presidente Velasco Ibarra renuncia al cargo en favor del coronel Mancheño; También, un golpe de Estado en....

Annual planetary temperature continues to rise

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 11:17:00 +0200eco-business (en)

Despite global promises to act on climate change, the Earth continues to warm. The annual planetary temperature confirms that the last 10 years were on average 0.2°C warmer than the first 10 years of this century. And each decade since 1980 has been warmer than the decade that preceded it.

Amazon damage runs deeper than thought With deforestation and forest fires on the rise in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, the outlook isn't good.

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 11:38:00 +0200deutschewelle-en (en)

When much of the undergrowth and smaller trees are eliminated, it makes it difficult to maintain the moist understory microclimate that helps protect rainforests from fires. These microclimates are already suffering, with the average temperature in the Amazon basin having risen by at least 0.5 degrees Celsius (0.

Fires in Argentina’s Paraná Delta are burning ‘out of control’

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 01:10:00 +0200mongabay (en)

Argentina’s Paraná Delta is on fire, and conservationists are sounding the alarm, warning that this major ecosystem could be devastated beyond repair. The delta system, which spans 19,300 square kilometers (7,450 square miles) in eastern Argentina, is an intricate network of islands, streams,....

Deforestation in the Amazon is drying up the rest of Brazil: Report

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 17:33:00 +0200mongabay (en)

For two years, regions of Brazil that depend on precipitation fed by Amazonian vegetation have seen rainfall below historical averages, impacting crops and harvests. A recent bulletin from a federal agency points to agribusiness itself as one of the drivers of this pattern.

Quema de pastizales en el Delta: qué riesgos trae para la zona central del país

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 05:18:00 +0200infobae (es)

El humo de los incendios en el delta del Paraná llega a Buenos Aires y cubre la ciudad(Thomas Khazki) La ciudad de Buenos Aires amaneció gris. Más gris de lo habitual y con olor a quemado. Y no es simplemente porque estaba nublado, sino por el humo que proviene del Delta , producto de los incendios....

Quema de pastizales en el Delta: qué riesgos trae para la zona central del país

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 20:28:00 +0200infobae (es)

, producto de los incendios que tienen lugar en Entre Ríos en los últimos días. El humo se origina por la quema de pastizales que realizan varios productores agropecuarios, lo que provocó que ecologistas de Entre Ríos y Santa Fe denunciaran la quema intencional de pastizales y se movilizaran para....

Small trees could form the basis of more drought-resistant rainforests

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 13:13:00 +0200dailymail (en)

'Conditions in the Amazon are shifting due to climate change, and trees will have to adapt if they are to survive,' said lead author David Bartholomew at the University of Exeter. 'Our findings show that small trees are more capable of changing their physiology in response to environmental changes than their larger neighbours.

“Quale progetto di sviluppo del Gargano?”

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 20:01:00 +0200statoquotidiano (it)

(fuoriporta) Gentile Direttore, mi chiamo Philippe Royer. Sono belga e professore di francese e filosofia in pensione. Il mio primo contatto con il Gargano fu in marzo 2000, 20 anni fa. Un colpo di fulmine! Sono 12 anni che vivo felice a Vico del Gargano quasi tutto l’anno .

Mueren cuatro delincuentes y dos PoliTrujillo durante enfrentamiento con la banda "Los Cáscaras" (+Fotos)

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 13:58:00 +0200noticiaaldia (es)

Más de 16,4 millones de personas han resultado infectadas por el nuevo coronavirus a nivel mundial, según las cifras oficiales de casos confirmados, y 654.327​ han muerto, según un recuento de Reuters. El reciente secuestro y posterior asesinato de un GNB en Trujillo desató la guerra entre las autoridades y «Los Cáscaras».

Mueren cuatro delincuentes y dos PoliTrujillo durante careo con «Los Cáscaras» (+Fotos)

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 12:37:00 +0200noticiaaldia (es)

El reciente secuestro y posterior asesinato de un GNB en Trujillo desató la guerra entre las autoridades y «Los Cáscaras». Bandas criminales dominan la zona limítrofe entre Trujillo y Zulia El estado Zulia registró este lunes 27 de julio, 97 nuevos casos de Covid-19, así lo informó el....

Guaidó afirma que DIRECTV podrá volver a los hogares venezolanos

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 05:35:00 +0200noticiaaldia (es)

En el Zulia se registraron 97 nuevos casos de Covid-19. El vicepresidente de Comunicación, Turismo y Cultura, Jorge Rodríguez informó este lunes 27 de julio que en las últimas 24 horas se reportaron 4 decesos y 525 nuevos casos de Covid-19 en Venezuela El estado Zulia registró este lunes 27 de....

El Zulia brillará otra vez con un homenaje Internacional a Lilia Boscán de Lombardi (+Concurso)

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 04:55:00 +0200noticiaaldia (es)

En el Zulia se registraron 97 nuevos casos de Covid-19. El vicepresidente de Comunicación, Turismo y Cultura, Jorge Rodríguez informó este lunes 27 de julio que en las últimas 24 horas se reportaron 4 decesos y 525 nuevos casos de Covid-19 en Venezuela El ministro del Interior, Néstor Reverol,....

Bolivia decreta estado de «calamidad pública» por coronavirus

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 02:01:00 +0200noticiaaldia (es)

El presidente del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID), Luis Alberto Moreno, dijo el lunes que América Latina, que ya presentaba un deterioro en su crecimiento, saldrá más pobre de la... El gobierno interino de Bolivia decretó este lunes el estado de «calamidad pública» en todo el país, lo que....

NASA Warns of 'Active' Atlantic Hurricane and Amazon Fire Seasons

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 23:01:00 +0200smithsonianmag (en)

The conditions are “ripe” for an active Atlantic hurricane and Amazon fire season in 2020, according to forecasts from NASA and University of California, Irvine scientists. Researchers point to warmer than average sea surface temperatures in the North Atlantic Ocean as a sign of intensified....

Conditions ripe for active Atlantic hurricane season, Amazon fires

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 15:42:00 +0200terradaily (en)

Warmer than average sea surface temperatures in the tropical North Atlantic Ocean so far in 2020 have set the stage for an active hurricane season and elevated the risk of fires in the southern Amazon, according to scientists at NASA and the University of California, Irvine.

NASA Finds Conditions Ripe for Active Amazon Fire, Atlantic Hurricane Seasons

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 14:18:00 +0200scitechdaily (en)

Warmer than average sea surface temperatures in the tropical North Atlantic Ocean so far in 2020 have set the stage for an active hurricane season and elevated the risk of fires in the southern Amazon, according to scientists at NASA and the University of California, Irvine.

Socios estratégicos de los productores

Sat, 20 Jun 2020 00:21:00 +0200on24 (es)

El SAOCOM (Satélite Argentino de Observación Con Microondas) es un sistema de dos satélites de observación terrestre que están siendo desarrollados por la agencia espacial de Argentina, CONAE. Estarán equipados con un radar de apertura sintética polarimétrico en banda L.

México sufrirá intensas sequías, alerta FAO

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 20:36:00 +0200vanguardia-MX (es)

Todos los escenarios climáticos en el mundo indican que las sequías se van a intensificar, serán más frecuentes, más severas y se extenderán en el territorio, afirmó la representante en México de la Lina Pohl. En el contexto del Día Mundial de la Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía, que se....

Una mina arqueológica en la barriga de la Zaza (+fotos)

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 16:37:00 +0200escambray (es)

Momento en que Luis Olmo Jas encontró, en 2012, los primeros volantes o torteros, empleados en los husos de hilar. (Foto: Cortesía de Orlando Álvarez de la Paz) Sobre bicicletas y con los nasobucos puestos viajaron desde sus domicilios hasta el embalse queal iniciarse la tercera decena de mayo, mostraba señales de una sed crónica.

Doce cifras para entender la gravedad de las desertificación y la sequía

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 13:33:00 +0200lavanguardia (es)

La lucha contra la desertificación y la sequía , cuyo , busca combatir la pérdida de biodiversidad, el cambio de usos de la tierra, el calentamiento global y la falta de agua, en un momento en el que una pandemia por la destrucción de la vida salvaje ha paralizado el planeta.

Las condiciones no serán óptimas para la vida humana en el sur de España en 2070

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 08:00:00 +0200eldia (es)

En los últimos cincuenta años la desertificación ha avanzado un 1% anual , un fenómeno que va a ir en aumento en los próximos años en el sur de Europa, zonas de Centroamérica, Asia y África , según estimaciones difundidas con motivo del Día de la Desertificación y la Sequía, que se celebra este miércoles.

Las condiciones no serán óptimas para la vida humana en el sur de España en 2070

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 07:48:00 +0200levante-emv (es)

En los últimos cincuenta años la desertificación ha avanzado un 1% anual , un fenómeno que va a ir en aumento en los próximos años en el sur de Europa, zonas de Centroamérica, Asia y África , según estimaciones difundidas con motivo del Día de la Desertificación y la Sequía, que se celebra este miércoles.

Medioambiente La ampliación de la frontera agrícola le abre la puerta a la desertificación La explotación extrema de las tierras cultivables deja tras sí zonas desérticas que obligan a tumbar más bosques. La ampliación de la frontera agrícola es el factor clave en la fabricación de desiertos en América Latina.

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 15:27:00 +0200deutschewelle-es (es)

Más tala a la sombra de la pandemia. "La ampliación de la frontera agrícola y la cría intensiva de ganado, en detrimento de los bosques, está dejando tras sí terrenos áridos y desérticos", concluye Luis Ortega, quien advierte de los graves daños en la Amazonía compartida por Brasil, Colombia,....

“Huge forest fires put our health at risk”

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:58:00 +0200epfl (en)

For weeks, the huge fires that consumed Australia at the beginning of this year were front-page news – and a major cause of global concern. Now, Siberia – Russia’s northernmost region – is experiencing wildfires after record spring heat, with temperatures sometimes exceeding 30 degrees in May and an average of 10 degrees above seasonal standards.

La desertificación avanza lenta, al 1 % anual en casi todo el mundo

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:57:00 +0200aguasdigital (es)

Madrid, 16 jun (EFE).- En los últimos cincuenta años la desertificación ha avanzado un 1 % anual, un fenómeno que va a ir en aumento en los próximos años en el sur de Europa, zonas de Centroamérica, Asia y África, según estimaciones difundidas con motivo del Día de la Desertificación y la Sequía, que se celebra mañana.

La desertificación avanza lenta, al 1 % anual en casi todo el mundo

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:05:00 +0200elexpresso (es)

Madrid, 16 jun (EFE).- En los últimos cincuenta años la desertificación ha avanzado un 1 % anual, un fenómeno que va a ir en aumento en los próximos años en el sur de Europa, zonas de Centroamérica, Asia y África, según estimaciones difundidas con motivo del Día de la Desertificación y la Sequía, que se celebra mañana.

La desertificación avanza lenta, al 1 % anual en casi todo el mundo

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 12:39:00 +0200heraldo (es)

En los últimos cincuenta años la desertificación ha avanzado un 1 % anual, un fenómeno que va a ir en aumento en los próximos años en el sur de Europa, zonas de Centroamérica, Asia y África, según estimaciones difundidas con motivo del Día de la Desertificación y la Sequía, que se celebra mañana.

La desertificación avanza lenta, al 1 % anual en casi todo el mundo

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 12:32:00 +0200diariolibre (es)

Lourdes Uquillas. Madrid, 16 jun (EFE).- En los últimos cincuenta años la desertificación ha avanzado un 1 % anual, un fenómeno que va a ir en aumento en los próximos años en el sur de Europa, zonas de Centroamérica, Asia y África, según estimaciones difundidas con motivo del Día de la Desertificación y la Sequía, que se celebra mañana.

Regenerative agriculture: how it works on the ground “The soil is the great connector of our lives, the source and destination of us all” — Wendell Berry

Wed, 27 May 2020 16:43:00 +0200circulatenews (en)

H istory’s brightest minds are not always our modern day heroes, and as decades pass, the consequences of ingenious discoveries unfold. This is especially true in the history of agriculture. Take Fritz Haber for example: a German chemist awarded the Nobel prize for his invention of a process that....

El ojo del huracán llega a la región con dos meses de encierro argentino y la economía en el piso

Fri, 22 May 2020 02:52:00 +0200clarin (es)

del coronavirus encadenó un vertiginoso recorrido por Asia, Europa y América del Norte y en los últimos días, según marcan las estadísticas, viró hacia América del Sur. Brasil está a punto de convertirse en el país en todo el mundo con más casos nuevos de contagio por día y el fin de semana....

Environmental Security May News Update

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:39:00 +0200stimson (en)

Cyclone Harold, which hit the Pacific in last month, demonstrated the difficulties for Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in combating the twin threat posed by hurricanes and COVID-19. The category five storm made landfall in Solomon Islands, Tonga, and Fiji , killing dozens of people, flooding towns, and leaving many homeless.

How China Is Weaponizing Water

Tue, 19 May 2020 15:52:00 +0200qrius (en)

China’s unprecedented dam-building program is destroying the environment and enabling it to subdue its neighbors.

Increased frequency of connected patterns from drought to heavy rain in regional hotspots

Sat, 16 May 2020 05:44:00 +0200phys (en)

Like an undulating seesaw, weather in some regions swings from drought to heavy rain under the weight of climate-induced changes, according to an analysis published in Geophysical Research Letters . The study finds a link between droughts followed by heavy rain events, along with an increased rate of these extreme weather occurrences.

Double-Whammy Weather: Increased Frequency of Connected Drought-Heavy Rain Patterns

Fri, 15 May 2020 21:44:00 +0200homelandsecuritynewswire (en)

, finds a link between droughts followed by heavy rain events, along with an increased rate of these successive extreme weather occurrences. The research could inform more effective climate adaptation planning and policies by identifying where these swings are likely to exacerbate conditions, especially for vulnerable populations and ecosystems.

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