Overall Orange alert Drought for South Africa - Lesotho-2020
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Disaster, climate change and coronavirus: 2020 has been a hell of a year

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 01:13:00 +0200abc-au (en)

While we have all been justifiably distracted by COVID-19, the Northern Hemisphere has not been OK. Fires in Siberia, heatwaves in Europe, record wildfires in California, flooding in Africa, many, many tropical storms, and possibly the highest temperature reliably recorded on Earth.

In Siberia forests, climate change stokes 'zombie fires'

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 12:37:00 +0200terradaily (en)

Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a "climate bomb".

[Tarini Mehta is Assistant Professor of Environmental Law, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Director of the Environmental Law and Science Advocacy Forum at Jindal School of Environment & Sustainability, O.P. Jindal Global University, India.] [This symposium was convened by Shirleen Chin, Head of Advocacy and Strategic Partnerships at the Stop Ecocide Foundation. Shirleen was inspired by attending an Expert…

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 09:02:00 +0200opiniojuris (en)

[This symposium was convened by Shirleen Chin, Head of Advocacy and Strategic Partnerships at the Stop Ecocide Foundation. Shirleen was inspired by attending an Expert Working Group on international criminal law and the protection of the environment at the Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law in Spring 2020.

Climate change stokes ‘zombie fires’ in Siberia

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 18:57:00 +0200taipeitimes (en)

Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smoldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a “climate bomb.

In Siberia forests, climate change stokes 'zombie fires'

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 16:38:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a "climate bomb".

Watch: Climate change stokes ‘zombie fires’ in Siberia forests

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 13:45:00 +0200citizen (en)

Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a “climate bomb”.

World’s Richest Fuelling Climate Crisis?

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 12:00:00 +0200theaseanpost (en)

A rescue team carry a victim's body following flash flooding in Radda village in North Luwu regency, South Sulawesi on 14 July, 2020, after three rivers overflowed due to torrential rains. (AFP Photo) Climate change, driven by human emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG), have caused devastating impacts on some parts of the world.

In Siberia forests, climate change stokes ‘zombie fires’

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 11:13:00 +0200qnewshub (en)

Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a “ The vast bog....

In Siberia forests, climate change stokes zombie fires

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 10:19:00 +0200dhakatribune (en)

Lying dormant one metre beneath the earth's surface, the fire has survived biting Siberian winters because of low groundwater levels. Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest.

In Siberia forests, climate change stokes 'zombie fires'

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 09:07:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

SHIPUNOVO, Russia: Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a "climate bomb".

In Siberia forests, climate change stokes ‘zombie fires’

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 07:40:00 +0200thesundaily (en)

SHIPUNOVA : Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a “climate bomb”.

'Zombie fires' in Siberian forests stoked by climate change

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 07:08:00 +0200BangkokPost (en)

SHIPUNOVO, Russia: Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a "climate bomb".

In Siberia forests, climate change stokes 'zombie fires'

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 06:52:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

Together with a small cohort of volunteer firefighters, he is battling a winter-resistant, underground blaze, a growing problem in Russia that he calls a "climate bomb". "These are underground fires -- zombie fires," said Kuksin, the 40-year-old head of Greenpeace's wildfire unit in Russia.

NSW Government splashing $1b on dam projects slammed as a 'band-aid solution'

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 22:52:00 +0200abc-au (en)

The New South Wales Government has been asked to explain why more than $1 billion of taxpayers' money was being spent on two dams without finalised business cases. Key points: Wyangala dam near Cowra is being expanded by 650 billion litres, and a new Dungowan Dam will be built near Tamworth; The $1....

Australia prepares for bumper harvest as rain boosts NSW winter crops 300%

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 15:32:00 +0200hellenicshippingnews (en)

Australia is preparing for a bumper harvest after one of the worst droughts on record with New South Wales leading the way, predicting a 300% year-on-year increase. Fuelled by above average rainfall between March and August, winter crop production in the state is predicted to rise 49% above the 10-year average to 2019-20.

World: Underground Transfer of Floods for Irrigation (UTFI): Exploring Potential at the Global Scale

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 06:46:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

By Faiz Alam, Researcher Water Resources/Agricultural Water Management (IWMI) and Paul Pavelic, Senior Researcher Hydrogeology (IWMI) IWMI has conducted a global assessment of a means to better capture and store water from flooding for use in times of drought for the first time.

'Freak events': Karachi floods hint at shifting monsoon

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 19:02:00 +0200tribune (en)

ISLAMABAD: Flood-slammed Karachi could face worsening urban inundations in coming years, in part as the South Asian monsoon shifts, climate scientists have warned. The winds that drive Pakistan's annual monsoon, which arrives from the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea, appear to be altering as a....

Col ritorno della pioggia gioiscono gli amanti dei Funghi: si prepara la corsa ai Porcini

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 04:40:00 +0200castellinews (it)

. Con l’arrivo della prima pioggia di autunno, che interrompe bruscamente la lunga estate calda, gioiscono gli appassionati di funghi che attendono le precipitazioni di settembre come manna dal cielo in una stagione iniziata male soprattutto nel centro sud a causa della siccità.

Coldiretti: «Prime piogge autunnali manna per i funghi»

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 12:22:00 +0200ilvaloreitaliano (it)

Con l’arrivo della prima pioggia di autunno , che interrompe bruscamente la lunga estate calda, gioiscono gli appassionati di funghi che attendono le precipitazioni di settembre come manna dal cielo in una stagione iniziata male soprattutto nel centro sud a causa della siccità.

Maltempo: prima pioggia d’autunno inaugura stagione funghi

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:39:00 +0200radiosubasio (it)

Con l’arrivo della prima pioggia di autunno , che interrompe bruscamente la lunga estate calda, gioiscono gli appassionati di funghi che attendono le precipitazioni di settembre come manna dal cielo in una stagione iniziata male soprattutto nel centro sud a causa della siccità.

Maltempo, Coldiretti: prima pioggia autunno è manna per i funghi

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 10:20:00 +0200agricolae (it)

Con l’arrivo della prima pioggia di autunno, che interrompe bruscamente la lunga estate calda, gioiscono gli appassionati di funghi che attendono le precipitazioni di settembre come manna dal cielo in una stagione iniziata male soprattutto nel centro sud a causa della siccità.

Maltempo: prima pioggia d’autunno, una manna per i funghi

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 10:03:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

Con l’arrivo della prima pioggia di autunno , che interrompe bruscamente la lunga estate calda , gioiscono gli appassionati di funghi che attendono le precipitazioni di settembre come manna dal cielo in una stagione iniziata male soprattutto nel centro sud a causa della siccità: è quanto afferma la....

Maltempo, Coldiretti: prima pioggia autunno, manna per funghi

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 09:47:00 +0200finance-yahoo (it)

Roma, 21 set. (askanews) - Con l'arrivo della prima pioggia di autunno, che interrompe bruscamente la lunga estate calda, gioiscono gli appassionati di funghi che attendono le precipitazioni di settembre come manna dal cielo in una stagione iniziata male soprattutto nel centro sud a causa della siccità.

Disasters in the making

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 00:19:00 +0200intellinews (en)

Iran, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan are among 19 countries for which the inaugural edition of the Ecological Threat Register (ETR) , lately released by the Institute for Economics & Peace (IEP), is particularly ominous news. The trio are among 19 countries, of 157 assessed, deemed the most fragile with....

Rainfall outlook for the summer season

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:27:00 +0200agriorbit (en)

During a webinar hosted by Agricultural Writers SA, Gariep branch, Johan van den Berg, an independent weather expert and climatologist, took a closer look at expected rainfall patterns for the […] The post Rainfall outlook for the summer season appeared first on AgriOrbit.

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....

USGS Crews Work to Measure Record Flooding Caused By Sally

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 23:56:00 +0200usgs-gov (en)

More than 45 U.S. Geological Survey scientists are in the field today from Louisiana to Georgia, working to measure the extensive flooding across the Southeast caused by Hurricane Sally’s heavy rains. Some early estimates indicate Sally dumped as much as 20 inches of rain in areas between Mobile Bay in Alabama and Pensacola, Florida.

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.

Storm heading towards Vietnam’s central region, expected to hit land on Friday

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 07:00:00 +0200vietnamnet-vn-en (en)

According to Mai Van Khiem, director of the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting, the storm would directly affect central provinces, especially Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Thua Thien-Hue and Da Nang with wind speeds of 90-100 km per hour and sometimes hitting 135 km per hour.

N.J. Pinelands are a tinderbox; much of Pa. is in drought watch. Major wildfires could happen on the East Coast, too.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 02:25:00 +0200inquirer-com (en)

And that’s just one of dozens of blazes throughout California, Oregon, and Washington. Officials in those states where more than 35 people have died have begun calling them “climate fires," saying the blazes are reaching farther and burning longer than past wildfires because of climate change.

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....

N.J. Pinelands are a tinderbox; much of Pa. is in drought watch. Major wildfires aren’t necessarily just a West Coast thing.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 13:02:00 +0200philly (en)

And that’s just one of dozens of blazes throughout California, Oregon, and Washington. Officials in those states where more than 35 people have died have begun calling them “climate fires," saying the blazes are reaching farther and burning longer than past wildfires because of climate change.

N.J. Pinelands are a tinderbox; much of Pa. is in drought watch. Major wildfires aren’t necessarily just a west coast thing.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 11:31:00 +0200inquirer-com (en)

And that’s just one of dozens of blazes throughout California, Oregon, and Washington. Officials in those states where more than 35 people have died have begun calling them “climate fires," saying the blazes are reaching farther and burning longer than past wildfires because of climate change.

"Climate arsonist" Trump worries Samoan activist

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 08:18:00 +0200samoaobserver (en)

American President, Donald Trump's climate change denial should be a huge worry to the Pacific. That's the view of a Samoan climate change activist, Tolu Muliaina, after Trump was called a "climate arsonist" by one of his rivals. Mr. Muliaina expressed his opinion following President Trump accusing....

World 'I don't think science knows': Trump dismisses climate concerns during California visit

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 07:05:00 +0200japantimes (en)

McClellan Park, California – U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the western U.S., during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes.

Donald Trump Thinks the US Wildfires Started Because Trees 'Just Explode'

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 06:41:00 +0200news18 (en)

US President Donald Trump on Monday further proved that he has no idea how climate change or forest fires work. In a new, false and unscientific claim, he said that 'trees just explode,' on why the US wildfires which are raging on unabated, actually started.

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged western US

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 05:17:00 +0200nation (en)

United States-President Donald Trump suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of the ferocious fires engulfing the west of the United States. As the focus of the US election campaign switched to the deadly blazes, Democratic challenger Joe Biden slammed....

Trump dismisses climate concerns

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 05:11:00 +0200EastAfrican (en)

A melted pro-Trump sign remains at a burned residence during the Bear fire, part of the larger North Lightning Complex fire, in the Berry Creek area of unincorporated Butte county, California on September 14, 2020. PHOTO | AFP Summary. Trump pushed back against state officials, arguing that a....

Kim Jong Un Praises Military After Typhoons

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:59:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un applauded the military Tuesday for its efforts to rebuild areas devastated by typhoons and summer floods. Kim visited Kangbuk-ri village, a rural town damaged by a typhoon that has been rebuilt into a “socialist fairyland.

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged western US

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:27:00 +0200omanobserver-om (en)

McClellan Park, United States: President Donald Trump suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of the ferocious fires engulfing the west of the United States. As the focus of the US election campaign switched to the deadly blazes, Democratic challenger Joe....

These maps show you where to move once climate change make parts of the U.S. unlivable

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 21:45:00 +0200fastcompany (en)

As the climate changes, some swaths of the U.S. already seem less livable—just ask anyone currently living on the West Coast, where at least 27 people have died so far in the current wildfires, and the air quality in Portland, Oregon, was rated so hazardous on Monday that the county that no one should go outside.

Wildfires are making life unbearable in Oregon, but nowhere in the U.S. is safe from Mother Nature’s wrath

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 18:32:00 +0200oregonlive (en)

, now more than ever. A fire crew member works to protect the town of Butte Falls in southern Oregon on Sunday, Sept. 13. 2020. (Matthew McFarland/Unified Fire Authority) AP. , far more so than usual during fire season, and some Oregonians have had enough. They are starting to wonder if it’s time to pack up and move on.

US President Trump dismisses climate change as cause of wildfires

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 15:59:00 +0200TheFrontierPost-en (en)

Monitoring Desk. CALIFORNIA: US President Donald Trump has suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. President Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the....

Trump dismisses climate concerns as...

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 14:59:00 +0200dhakatribune (en)

Biden, speaking at his own campaign event on the opposite coast, said Trump's re-election would be catastrophic for the environment. President Donald Trump suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of the ferocious fires engulfing the west of the United States.

Video: Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged western US

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 13:30:00 +0200citizen (en)

President Donald Trump suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of the ferocious fires engulfing the west of the United States. As the focus of the US election campaign switched to the deadly blazes, Democratic challenger Joe Biden slammed the incumbent as....

Trump Dismisses Climate Concerns As He Visits Fire-ravaged Western US

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 12:16:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

President Donald Trump suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of the ferocious fires engulfing the west of the United States. The 20 largest Californian wildfires in recent history Photo: AFP / Bertille LAGORCE.

Trump dismisses climate concerns World 16 min ago

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 11:35:00 +0200nation-ke (en)

Trump pushed back against state officials, arguing that a heating climate underlies the ever-stronger blazes, which have killed at least 35 people since the start of summer. Minutes earlier, Democratic challenger Joe Biden assailed Trump from the opposite coast as a "climate arsonist" whose reelection would be catastrophic for the environment.

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged western US

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 11:09:00 +0200enca (en)

UNITED STATES - President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the third day of a....

We must protect Delawareans from the fossil fuel industry's damage, deception | Opinion

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 11:04:00 +0200delawareonline (en)

Hurricanes. Extreme heat. Flooding. Wildfires. The climate crisis is leaving its mark everywhere, including the destruction we just experienced during Tropical Storm Isaias . But those events in the news only scratch the surface of the extensive damage, and bill, Delaware faces.

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....

Hundreds of thousands of migratory birds found dead in New Mexico. Nobody knows why

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 07:22:00 +0200buffalonews (en)

To determine how climate change impacts every state bird, Stacker mainly consulted the "Survival by Degrees: 389 Bird Species on the Brink" website from the National Audubon Society. Climate change is a complex issue—leading to considerable , backed by substantial funding —and results in a variety....

US President Trump dismisses climate change as cause of wildfires

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 06:54:00 +0200trtworld (en)

President Donald Trump arrives at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, September 14, 2020. (AP) US President Donald Trump has suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes.

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged western US International Business Times

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 06:50:00 +0200msn-uk (en)

© Photo: AFP / Bertille LAGORCE 20 largest wildfires in California. President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes.

Hundreds of thousands of migratory birds found dead in New Mexico. Nobody knows why

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 06:27:00 +0200wacotrib (en)

Biologists at New Mexico State University are trying to find out why hundreds of thousands of migratory birds have been found dead across the state. The mystery started Aug. 20 with the discovery of a large number of dead birds at the US Army White Sands Missile Range and White Sands National....

Hundreds of thousands of migratory birds found dead in New Mexico. Nobody knows why

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 06:19:00 +0200missoulian (en)

To determine how climate change impacts every state bird, Stacker mainly consulted the "Survival by Degrees: 389 Bird Species on the Brink" website from the National Audubon Society. Climate change is a complex issue—leading to considerable , backed by substantial funding —and results in a variety....

Hundreds of thousands of migratory birds found dead in New Mexico. Nobody knows why

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 05:59:00 +0200wcfcourier (en)

To determine how climate change impacts every state bird, Stacker mainly consulted the "Survival by Degrees: 389 Bird Species on the Brink" website from the National Audubon Society. Climate change is a complex issue—leading to considerable , backed by substantial funding —and results in a variety....

Hundreds of thousands of migratory birds found dead in New Mexico. Nobody knows why

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 05:57:00 +0200siouxcityjournal (en)

To determine how climate change impacts every state bird, Stacker mainly consulted the "Survival by Degrees: 389 Bird Species on the Brink" website from the National Audubon Society. Climate change is a complex issue—leading to considerable , backed by substantial funding —and results in a variety....

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged western US

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 05:15:00 +0200bssnews (en)

MCCLELLAN PARK, United States, Sept 15, 2020 (BSS/AFP) – President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes.

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged western US

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 05:00:00 +0200thesundaily (en)

UNITED STATES : President Donald Trump (pix) on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the third day of a....

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravage...

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:43:00 +0200sinacom-en (en)

President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the third day of a reelection campaign....

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged West

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:10:00 +0200inquirer (en)

MCCLELLAN PARK, United States — President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes.

Trump Dismisses Climate Concerns As He Visits Fire-Ravaged Western US

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 03:02:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

McClellan Park, United States: President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes.

Trump dismisses global warming, says trees ‘just explode’

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 01:47:00 +0200freemalaysiatoday (en)

Trump has made little comment about the massive wildfires, drawing criticism for not acknowledging it. (AP pic) MCCLELLAN PARK: President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US west,....

Trump Dismisses Climate Concerns As He Visits Fire-ravaged Western US

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 01:32:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the third day of a reelection campaign....

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged western US

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 01:17:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

Trump on his arrival also repeated his argument that the wildfires are due to poor maintenance of forest areas, making them more combustible. "There has to be strong forest management," he said. "With regard to the forests, when trees fall down after a short period of time, about 18 months, they become very dry.

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged West

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 00:59:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

MCCLELLAN PARK: President Donald Trump on Monday (Sep 14) suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the third day of....

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged West

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 00:16:00 +0200mb-com-ph (en)

President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the third day of a reelection campaign....

Trump Dismisses Climate Concerns As He Visits Fire-ravaged West

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 00:01:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the third day of a reelection campaign....

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged West

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 22:45:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

Trump on his arrival also repeated his argument that the wildfires are due instead to insufficient maintenance of forest areas to make them less combustible. "There has to be strong forest management," he said. "With regard to the forests, when trees fall down after a short period of time, about 18 months, they become very dry.

Trump dismisses climate concerns as he visits fire-ravaged West

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 22:31:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

President Donald Trump on Monday suggested global warming will reverse itself and dismissed climate change as a cause of ferocious fires engulfing swaths of the US West, during a briefing in California on the deadly blazes. Trump, who flew into Sacramento on the third day of a reelection campaign....

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....

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

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 06:49:00 +0200etribuna (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.

As drought persists, a call to conserve water to protect fish

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 14:19:00 +0200timescolonist (en)

On Thursday, the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development classified conditions on eastern Vancouver Island as drought Level 3, which means “very dry” conditions that could lead to serious ecosystem or socio-economic impacts. B.C.

16 dead, 500k evacuated as West US fires run wild

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 17:46:00 +0200manilastandard-ph (en)

The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge, with 16 deaths confirmed so far this week as wide stretches of California, Oregon and Washington remain cut off by flames. The biggest recorded blaze in Californian historythe August Complex Firehas ripped through 746,000 acres (302,000 hectares) of....

16 dead in US wildfires

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 16:27:00 +0200theindependentbd (en)

The true scale of the destruction from dozens of massive blazes in California, Oregon and Washington states remained hard to gauge, with 16 deaths confirmed so far this week, but wide stretches still cut off by flames. “We anticipate that number (of deaths) may potentially go up as we get back into....

Dozens missing as deadly US wildfires create ‘world’s dirtiest air’

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 12:51:00 +0200metro-uk (en)

Dozens are missing after wildfires tore through Oregon (Picture: AP) Dozens of people are missing and tens of thousands have been forced to flee their homes after Authorities in the western US state are ‘preparing for a mass fatality event’ as two large blazes threatened to merge in a heavily-populated area near Portland.

Sixteen dead, 500 000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 09:18:00 +0200europesun (en)

Satellite images show the destruction of Europe's largest migrant camp, after it was ravaged by a fire. Two massive conflagrations threatened to merge south of Portland in Clackamas County, where a 22:00 curfew was announced for all non-emergency workers to clear the roads for patrol and evacuation efforts.

Sixteen dead, 500 000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 08:47:00 +0200polandsun (en)

Satellite images show the destruction of Europe's largest migrant camp, after it was ravaged by a fire. Two massive conflagrations threatened to merge south of Portland in Clackamas County, where a 22:00 curfew was announced for all non-emergency workers to clear the roads for patrol and evacuation efforts.

Sixteen dead, 500 000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 08:40:00 +0200irishsun (en)

Satellite images show the destruction of Europe's largest migrant camp, after it was ravaged by a fire. Two massive conflagrations threatened to merge south of Portland in Clackamas County, where a 22:00 curfew was announced for all non-emergency workers to clear the roads for patrol and evacuation efforts.

Sixteen dead in US wildfires as cool weather brings hope

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 06:32:00 +0200bssnews (en)

FRESNO, United States, Sept 12, 2020 (BSS/AFP) – More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast as the arrival of cooler weather offered hope of a respite. The true scale of the destruction from dozens of massive....

16 dead in US wildfires as cool weather brings hope

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 05:46:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

FRESNO: More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast as the arrival of cooler weather offered hope of a respite. The true scale of the destruction from dozens of massive blazes in California, Oregon and Washington....

Sixteen dead in US wildfires as cool weather brings hope

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 05:44:00 +0200manilastandard-ph (en)

ASHLAND, OR - SEPTEMBER 11: Search and rescue personnel from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office look for the possible remains of a missing elderly resident in a mobile home park that was destroyed by wildfire on September 11, 2020 in Ashland, Oregon. Hundreds of homes in Ashland and nearby towns have been lost due to wildfire.

SOCIETY Sixteen dead, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 05:19:00 +0200presstv (en)

More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast -- a wave of infernos that have forced more than half a million people to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge, with 16 deaths confirmed so....

16 dead in US wildfires as cool weather brings hope

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 04:59:00 +0200inquirer (en)

But Newsom said the weather “is beginning to cooperate,” with winds settling down and some rain forecast in the coming days. In neighboring Oregon, where one million acres have burned and three people are reported dead with dozens still unaccounted for, governor Kate Brown also expressed hope a corner had been turned.

Dozens missing as firefighters battle two large Oregon fires

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 04:51:00 +0200trtworld (en)

A haze from wildfire smoke lingers over the gutted Medford Estates neighbourhood in the aftermath of the Almeda fire in Medford, Oregon, US, September 11, 2020. Image taken with a drone. (Reuters) Hundreds of firefighters have battled two large wildfires that threatened to merge near the most....

Sixteen dead in US wildfires as cool weather brings hope

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 04:50:00 +0200thesundaily (en)

FRESNO: More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast as the arrival of cooler weather offered hope of a respite. The true scale of the destruction from dozens of massive blazes in California, Oregon and Washington....

Fifteen Killed, 500,000 Evacuated As Western US Burns Out Of Control

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 04:23:00 +0200channelstv (en)

Flames are seen at the Bobcat Fire in the Angeles National Forest on September 10, 2020 north of Monrovia, California. David McNew/Getty Images/AFP. Crews battled sprawling wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday in a wave of infernos that have killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes.

15 die, 500,000 evacuated in unprecedented US bushfires

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 03:17:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

CLOVIS, United States: Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead.

15 killed, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 03:17:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

FRESNO, United States: Crews battled sprawling wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday in a wave of infernos that have killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge across wide stretches of California,....

Africa: South-South Cooperation to Tackle Climate Change

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 02:08:00 +0200allafrica (en)

For the International Day for South-South Cooperation on 12 September, we follow a pioneering, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)-supported project that's using nature to adapt to climate change in three ecosystems - the coasts of Seychelles, the mountains of Nepal and the deserts of Mauritania.

16 dead in US wildfires as cool weather brings hope

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 01:50:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

FRESNO, California: More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday (Sep 11) battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast as the arrival of cooler weather offered hope of a respite. The true scale of the destruction from dozens of massive blazes in California,....

Sixteen dead in US wildfires as cool weather brings hope

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 01:33:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast as the arrival of cooler weather offered hope of a respite. The true scale of the destruction from dozens of massive blazes in California, Oregon and Washington states....

16 dead, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 23:43:00 +0200abs-cbnnews (en)

FRESNO, California - More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast -- a wave of infernos that have forced more than half a million people to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge, with....

News24.com | Sixteen dead, 500 000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 23:21:00 +0200news24 (en)

More than 20 000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast - a wave of infernos that have forced more than half a million people to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge, with 16 deaths confirmed so....

500,000 flee as bushfires rage in US

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 21:40:00 +0200thedailystarBD (en)

Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast yesterday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead. The true scale of destruction was impossible to count....

15 killed, half a million evacuated due to U.S. bushfires

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

Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the U.S. West Coast on Friday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead. The true scale of destruction was impossible to count....

15 people killed and 500,000 others evacuated as US West Coast wildfires continue

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 21:19:00 +0200thejournal (en)

CREWS ARE BATTLING sprawling wildfires up and down the US West Coast in a wave of infernos that have killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge across wide stretches of California, Oregon and Washington that were....

Sixteen dead, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 21:15:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge, with 16 deaths confirmed so far this week as wide stretches of California, Oregon and Washington remain cut off by flames. The biggest recorded blaze in Californian history -- the August Complex Fire -- has ripped through 746,000 acres (302,000....

Sixteen dead, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 20:59:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast -- a wave of infernos that have forced more than half a million people to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge, with 16 deaths confirmed so....

Sixteen dead, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 20:57:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

More than 20,000 firefighters from across the United States on Friday battled sprawling deadly wildfires up and down the West Coast -- a wave of infernos that have forced more than half a million people to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge, with 16 deaths confirmed so....

15 killed in US bushfires

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 20:34:00 +0200daily-sun (en)

CLOVIS: Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead, reports AFP.

US wildfires: Half a million people flee dozens...

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 19:18:00 +0200khaleejtimes (en)

Crews battled sprawling wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday in a wave of infernos that have killed at least 16 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge across wide stretches of California, Oregon and....

Fifteen killed, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 18:24:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

FRESNO (US): Crews battled sprawling wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday in a wave of infernos that have killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge across wide stretches of California, Oregon and....

Fifteen killed, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 18:21:00 +0200qnewshub (en)

Crews battled sprawling wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday in a wave of infernos that have killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge across wide stretches of California, Oregon and Washington that....

Fifteen killed, 500,000 evacuated as western US burns out of control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 17:28:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Crews battled sprawling wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday in a wave of infernos that have killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge across wide stretches of California, Oregon and Washington that....

Fifteen Killed, 500,000 Evacuated As Western US Burns Out Of Control

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 17:21:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

Crews battled sprawling wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday in a wave of infernos that have killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes. The true scale of destruction was hard to gauge across wide stretches of California, Oregon and Washington that....

15 killed, 500,000 evacuated in unprecedented western US bushfires 18 mins ago News

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 15:33:00 +0200guardian-ng (en)

Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead. The true scale of destruction was impossible to count....

Unprecedented western US bushfires kill 15; 500,000 evacuated

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 14:59:00 +0200themalaymailonline (en)

Cars drive along the Golden Gate Bridge under an orange smoke filled sky at midday in San Francisco, California September 9, 2020. — AFP pic. CLOVIS (United States), Sept 11 — Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast today that killed 15 people and forced more....

Unprecedented western US bushfires kill 15; 500,000 evacuated

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 14:57:00 +0200malaymail (en)

Cars drive along the Golden Gate Bridge under an orange smoke filled sky at midday in San Francisco, California September 9, 2020. — AFP pic. CLOVIS (United States), Sept 11 — Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast today that killed 15 people and forced more....

Millions of COVID-19 cases went undetected in India, research paper estimates

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 14:49:00 +0200arabnews (en)

CLOVIS, United States: Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead.

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.

California battles largest-ever fire

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 13:46:00 +0200dhakatribune (en)

Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead. The true scale of destruction was impossible to count....

15 killed, 500,000 evacuated in unprecedented western US bushfires

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 12:38:00 +0200livemint (en)

More than 2.6 million acres have been burned across the whole state of California so far.While half a million people have been evacuated in neighboring Oregon

15 Killed, More Than Half A Million Evacuated In Western US Wildfires

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 12:36:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

Clovis: Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead. The true scale of destruction was impossible to....

15 killed, 500,000 evacuated in unprecedented western US bushfires

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 11:52:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

The true scale of destruction was impossible to count across wide stretches of California, Oregon and Washington cut off from the world by an apocalyptic wall of flames, fuelled by record heatwaves and intense, dry winds. The August Complex Fire became the biggest recorded blaze in Californian....

15 killed, 500,000 evacuated in unprecedented western US bushfires

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 11:52:00 +0200JakartaPost (en)

Firefighters were battling unprecedented wildfires up and down the US West Coast on Friday that killed 15 people and forced more than half a million others to flee their homes, with officials warning of more deaths to come in the days ahead. The true scale of destruction was impossible to count....

South-South cooperation to tackle climate change

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 09:37:00 +0200unenvironment-org (en)

For the International Day for South-South Cooperation on 12 September, we follow a pioneering, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)-supported project that’s using nature to adapt to climate change in three ecosystems – the coasts of Seychelles, the mountains of Nepal and the deserts of Mauritania.

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.

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.

68% of biodiversity lost in 5 decades: WWF report

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 07:32:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

Of every 10 biodiversity species population, the planet lost seven in the past five decades . The brunt of it was borne by freshwater species, whose population went down by a staggering 84%. And even with increased conservation efforts, an improvement seems unlikely before 2050, said the latest....

METEO -- USA nella morsa dell'INVERNO. Dopo il caldo estivo arrivano FREDDO e NEVE a quote basse

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 04:31:00 +02003bmeteo (it)

Immagine di archivio. Il drastico cambio di stagione degli USA è in corso e dopo il caldo intenso dei giorni scorsi, la siccità e i conseguenti incendi , quando in alcune località degli stati occidentali si superavano i 35°C, un'irruzione fredda canadese ha fatto sprofondare i termometri fin verso gli zero gradi.

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.

South Korea: Amount of the domestic greenhouse gas emission is ‘merely’ reduced in the agriculture sector The National Assembly Research Service(NARS) recently analyzed the trend of greenhouse gas emissions in Korea, between 1990 and ... Nieuwsbericht | 09-09-2020 | 10:00

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 10:26:00 +0200agroberichtenbuitenland (en)

On Wednesday, September 2, Typhoon Masak hit southern parts of South Korea with heavy rains and strong winds, flooding streets, causing power outages and grounding hundreds of flights. This is after the eighth typhoon “Barbie”, also the longest-ever rainy season and flood pummeled the central region of the country.

Korea to start purchasing rice for emergency reserves

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 05:06:00 +0200koreatimes (en)

The government said Tuesday it will start the annual purchase of rice for emergency reserves next week in line with efforts to stabilize the market price and brace for potential natural disasters. Under the plan, the country will purchase 340,000 tons of rice for the reserves by the end of this....

Cleveland: allo zoo nasce koala dopo 10 anni

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 06:19:00 +0200corrierenazionale (it)

Allo zoo di Cleveland è nato un cucciolo di koala: non accadeva da 10 anni. Mackenzie e Nyoonbi sono diventati genitori per la prima volta. Per la prima volta in quasi 10 anni il Cleveland Metroparks Zoo ha un cucciolo #koala , noto anche come joey! Questa è anche la prima volta per mamma Mackenzie e papà Nyoonbi.

Drought and derecho deal dual blow to Iowa farmers

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 15:06:00 +0200thegazette (en)

In August, the U.S. Department of Agriculture declared a drought disaster for a large swath of western Iowa, now making farmers in 31 counties eligible for aid. The drought has only gotten worse since then. As of Sept. 1 the U.S. Drought Monitor , which maps the locations and severity of dry conditions across the country, reported that 99.

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.

Severe Cyclones May Have Played a Role in the Maya Collapse

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 14:06:00 +0200smithsonianmag (en)

Why the once great Maya civilization withered away is still a matter of debate among historians, archaeologists, and geoscientists. The leading theory is that the Maya suffered a series of severe droughts around 800–1100. New evidence suggests there may have been another reason: severe tropical storms.

La crisi climatica al centro dei movimenti migratori

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 13:14:00 +0200247libero (it)

Nel corso della storia i popoli si sono sempre spostati: guerre, carestie, disastri naturali, dittature, scarse opportunità lavorative. Abbiamo sempre avuto fenomeni migratori, più o meno grandi: la storia umana è anche la storia dei suoi movimenti, dei rapporti tra autoctoni e "stranieri".

South and North Korea Brace for Two Typhoons Within a Week

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 17:04:00 +0200theepochtimes (en)

Two powerful typhoons are hurtling toward the Korean Peninsula, threatening to bring more flooding and devastation to an area that has already been battered by one of the wettest monsoon seasons in recent history. Maysak—which is currently equivalent to a Category 4 hurricane—is expected to make....

California and Australia look to Indigenous land management for fire help

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 19:42:00 +0200pri (en)

After years of advocacy work, cultural burning practitioners had a win in Australia last week, when the government of New South Wales, the state hit hardest by last year’s catastrophic bushfires, formally accepted a recommendation for an increase in cultural burning as part of their fire management strategy.

La crisi climatica al centro dei movimenti migratori HuffPost

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 12:28:00 +0200msn-it (it)

Nel corso della storia i popoli si sono sempre spostati: guerre, carestie, disastri naturali, dittature, scarse opportunità lavorative. Abbiamo sempre avuto fenomeni migratori, più o meno grandi: la storia umana è anche la storia dei suoi movimenti, dei rapporti tra autoctoni e “stranieri”.

La crisi climatica al centro dei movimenti migratori

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 11:26:00 +0200huffingtonpost-Italia (it)

Nel corso della storia i popoli si sono sempre spostati: guerre, carestie, disastri naturali, dittature, scarse opportunità lavorative. Abbiamo sempre avuto fenomeni migratori, più o meno grandi: la storia umana è anche la storia dei suoi movimenti, dei rapporti tra autoctoni e “stranieri”.

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 21:40:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

By Steve Gorman. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lightning-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation.

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 10:51:00 +0200ahram-EN (en)

California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation. As of Sunday firefighters had managed to carve....

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 08:48:00 +0200yenisafak-en (en)

California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation. As of Sunday firefighters had managed to carve....

This content was published on Aug 31, 2020 - 04:54 Aug 31, 2020 - 04:54 Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 08:42:00 +0200swissinfo-eng (en)

By Steve Gorman. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation.

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 08:09:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

LOS ANGELES: California fire officials on Sunday (Aug 30) reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation.

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires Reuters

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 06:46:00 +0200msn-uk (en)

© Reuters/Adrees Latif FILE PHOTO: Helicopter releases water on secition of LNU Lightning Complex Fire near Middletown, California. By Steve Gorman. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes....

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 06:24:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) - California fire officials on Sunday (Aug 30) reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation.

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 06:21:00 +0200oann (en)

August 31, 2020. By Steve Gorman. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation.

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation. As of Sunday firefighters had m... 20m ago

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 06:21:00 +0200wsau (en)

By Steve Gorman. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation.

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 06:17:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

By Steve Gorman. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California fire officials on Sunday reported significant headway battling the two largest of dozens of lighting-sparked blazes raging in and around the greater San Francisco Bay area since mid-August, though 60,000 people remained under evacuation.

Firefighters make headway against lightning-sparked California wildfires

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 06:14:00 +0200reuters-af (en)

As of Sunday firefighters had managed to carve containment lines around 56% of the perimeter of a colossal wildfire that has burned more than 375,000 acres across five counties north of the bay, including a swath of the Napa and Sonoma valley wine country region.

Ambiente a rischio. Coldiretti: 500 incendi hanno devastato migliaia di ettari. Più agricoltori contro piromani e degrado

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 07:37:00 +0200247libero (it)

Campi con un’alta intensità di produzioni agricole. Aree con coltivazioni con primizie e produzioni selezionate, eppoi colline, pianure, valli, tutto ciò che dovrebbe essere tutelato per il bene di tutti. Sono invece le aree dove questa estate hanno imperversato 500 incendi da nord a sud, per....

Incendi: 500 roghi in due mesi. Un'estate di fuoco per Italia

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 16:02:00 +0200247libero (it)

AgenPress . Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in....

Incendi: 500 roghi in due mesi. Un’estate di fuoco per Italia

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 15:23:00 +0200agenpress (it)

AgenPress . Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in....

Incendi, estate di fuoco da Nord a Sud, in Sicilia record di interventi dei vigili

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 00:26:00 +0200qds (it)

ROMA - Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. è quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in relazione....

Quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud, favoriti da alte temperature

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 15:54:00 +0200247libero (it)

Roma, 25 ago. Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud “è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo”. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi, in....

Quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud, favoriti da alte temperature

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 14:44:00 +0200padovanews (it)

Roma, 25 ago. Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud “è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo”. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi, in....

Coldiretti: 500 incendi in due mesi, Italia a fuoco, 25/08/2020,

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 14:23:00 +0200247libero (it)

Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in relazione....

Coldiretti: 500 incendi in due mesi, Italia a fuoco

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 14:15:00 +0200vita (it)

Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in relazione....

INCENDI, COLDIRETTI: 500 ROGHI IN DUE MESI. ITALIA A FUOCO

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 13:53:00 +0200247libero (it)

Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in relazione....

Coldiretti: Estate di fuoco da Nord a Sud. Oltre 500 incendi, un disastro per l’economia agricola e turistica

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 13:31:00 +0200ildenaro (it)

Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud “è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo”. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi, in relazione....

Coldiretti: Estate di fuoco da Nord a Sud. Oltre 500 incendi, un disastro per l'economia agricola e turistica

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 13:22:00 +0200247libero (it)

Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud “è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo”. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi, in relazione....

INCENDI, COLDIRETTI: 500 ROGHI IN DUE MESI. ITALIA A FUOCO

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 12:54:00 +0200cinquequotidiano (it)

Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in relazione....

INCENDI: COLDIRETTI, 500 ROGHI IN DUE MESI ITALIA A FUOCO

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 11:56:00 +0200agricolae (it)

Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in relazione....

Coldiretti: in due mesi 500 roghi su tutto il territorio, Italia a fuoco

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 10:08:00 +0200agenzianova (it)

Roma, 25 ago 09:34 - (Agenzia Nova) - Con quasi 500 incendi da Nord a Sud è un’estate di fuoco per l'Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del dipartimento della Protezione civile, nel periodo compreso....

Quasi 500 incendi da Nord a Sud: estate di fuoco per l’Italia

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 09:55:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

Con quasi 500 incendi da nord a sud è un’estate di fuoco per l’Italia con pesanti danni all’ambiente, all’economia, al lavoro e al turismo “: è quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati del Dipartimento della Protezione civile nel periodo compreso dal 15 giugno a oggi in relazione....

Manitoba Transmission Project Rises Above it All

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 22:16:00 +0200tdworld (en)

Manitoba Hydro is an integrated, government-run utility owned by the Province of Manitoba and based in Winnipeg, Canada. As the province’s major electricity and natural gas provider, it serves nearly 587,000 electric customers throughout the province and 285,000 natural gas customers in southern Manitoba.

Local groups and the UN help Zim farmers amid ongoing drought

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 14:46:00 +0200businessday (en)

Bulawayo — After long-running drought slashed their harvests, small-scale farmers in Lupane, western Zimbabwe, decided to switch away from irrigating their fields by flooding them, which wastes huge amounts of water. They tested out more precise drip-irrigation that saves water by delivering it to....

Hit by worsening drought, Zimbabwe taps funding for water-wise farming

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 14:15:00 +0200thezimbabwemail (en)

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – After long-running drought slashed their harvests, small-scale farmers in Lupane, western Zimbabwe, decided to switch away from irrigating their fields by flooding them, which wastes huge amounts of water.

Hit by worsening drought, Zimbabwe taps funding for water-wise farming

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 12:34:00 +0200smartwatermagazine (en)

After long-running drought slashed their harvests, small-scale farmers in Lupane, western Zimbabwe, decided to switch away from irrigating their fields by flooding them, which wastes huge amounts of water. They tested out more precise drip irrigation that saves water by delivering it to plants....

Siccità, inondazioni e Covid-19: a rischio produzione agricola e cibo per i cinesi

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 11:01:00 +0200asianews (it)

Pechino (AsiaNews) Per l’effetto combinato di siccità, inondazioni e Covid-19, gli agricoltori cinesi hanno perso fino a metà del raccolto di cereali. È quanto emerge da un’indagine del South China Morning Post, pubblicata oggi. Il calo della produzione cerealicola rischia di provocare problemi di....

Hit by drought, Zimbabwe taps funding for water-wise farming

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 10:49:00 +0200trust (en)

Backed by the Green Climate Fund, small-scale farmers in the south will get help to improve irrigation and use scarce water resources more efficiently. By Lungelo Ndhlovu. BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, Aug 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - After long-running drought slashed their harvests, small-scale farmers....

A recent report casts a shadow over the future: “We need to take dramatic action” – Abroad

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 06:02:00 +0200en24 (en)

Last year saw a number of extreme weather events linked to global warming. Last the decade was the hottest in measurement history, a recent report says. According to a study by the American Meteorological Foundation, every decade since 1980 has been hotter than its predecessor. The last decade was 0.

Coldiretti, +5% bombe d’acqua in 2020, Sos frane

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 04:39:00 +0200tiscali-it (it)

Roma, 13 ago. -(Adnkronos) - Nel 2020 si registra in Italia un aumento del 5% delle bombe d’acqua cadute da Nord a Sud della Penisola per un totale fino ad ora di 115 violenti nubifragi che si sono abbattuti sul territorio nazionale provocando paura, danni, frane e vittime.

McKinsey sees $6.6 trillion in annual GDP at risk as Asian climate warms

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 04:15:00 +0200brisbanetimes (en)

Lethal heatwaves, droughts, floods and typhoons will become more common in Asia-Pacific, which faces more severe potential impacts from climate change than many parts of the world, McKinsey & Co. researchers warn. Asia is particularly at risk because it has such a high number of poor people, who....

McKinsey sees $6.6 trillion in annual GDP at risk as Asian climate warms

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 02:53:00 +0200watoday (en)

Lethal heatwaves, droughts, floods and typhoons will become more common in Asia-Pacific, which faces more severe potential impacts from climate change than many parts of the world, McKinsey & Co. researchers warn. Asia is particularly at risk because it has such a high number of poor people, who....

McKinsey sees $6.6 trillion in annual GDP at risk as Asian climate warms

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 02:51:00 +0200smh (en)

Lethal heatwaves, droughts, floods and typhoons will become more common in Asia-Pacific, which faces more severe potential impacts from climate change than many parts of the world, McKinsey & Co. researchers warn. Asia is particularly at risk because it has such a high number of poor people, who....

McKinsey sees $6.6 trillion in annual GDP at risk as Asian climate warms

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 02:34:00 +0200theage (en)

Lethal heatwaves, droughts, floods and typhoons will become more common in Asia-Pacific, which faces more severe potential impacts from climate change than many parts of the world, McKinsey & Co. researchers warn. Asia is particularly at risk because it has such a high number of poor people, who....

Fallout from Australia’s Huge Wildfires Is Choking Rivers

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 01:37:00 +0200qnewshub (en)

collaboration. Walking through the Bogandyera Nature Reserve, Luke Pearce, a fisheries manager for the Australian state of New South Wales, gestured down a steep hillside and described the scene three days after a wildfire roared through the area on January 11.

Coldiretti, +5% bombe d’acqua in 2020, Sos frane

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 12:53:00 +0200padovanews (it)

Roma, 13 ago. – Nel 2020 si registra in Italia un aumento del 5% delle bombe d’acqua cadute da Nord a Sud della Penisola per un totale fino ad ora di 115 violenti nubifragi che si sono abbattuti sul territorio nazionale provocando paura, danni, frane e vittime.

Caldo: Coldiretti, nel 2020 bombe acqua in aumento del 5 per cento

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 09:58:00 +0200agenzianova (it)

Roma, 13 ago 09:22 - (Agenzia Nova) - Nel 2020 si registra in Italia un aumento del 5 per cento delle bombe d'acqua cadute da Nord a Sud della Penisola per un totale fino ad ora di 115 violenti nubifragi che si sono abbattuti sul territorio nazionale provocando paura, danni, frane e vittime.

Maltempo: in Italia “5% di bombe d’acqua da Nord a Sud nel 2020”

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 09:37:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

Nel 2020 si registra in Italia un aumento del 5% delle bombe d’acqua cadute da Nord a Sud della Penisola per un totale fino ad ora di 115 violenti nubifragi che si sono abbattuti sul territorio nazionale provocando paura, danni, frane e vittime “: è quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su....

Clima, Coldiretti: nel 2020 bombe d'acqua in aumento del 5%

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 09:28:00 +0200finance-yahoo (it)

Roma, 13 ago. (askanews) - Nel 2020 si registra in Italia un aumento del 5% delle bombe d'acqua cadute da Nord a Sud della Penisola per un totale fino ad ora di 115 violenti nubifragi che si sono abbattuti sul territorio nazionale provocando paura, danni, frane e vittime.

McKinsey Sees $4.7 Trillion in Labor Risk as Asian Climate Warms

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 05:04:00 +0200bloomberg (en)

Lethal heatwaves, droughts, floods and typhoons will become more common in Asia-Pacific, which faces more severe potential impacts from climate change than many parts of the world, according to researchers. Asia is particularly at risk because it has such a high number of poor people, who tend to....

A Year of Records and Near-Records: 2019 Among the Three Hottest on Earth

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 22:24:00 +0200courthousenews (en)

All signs point to 2019 being one of the three hottest years on record, while a new report says Earth’s hottest month on record was July 2019. The post A Year of Records and Near-Records: 2019 Among the Three Hottest on Earth appeared first on .

CALDO: COLDIRETTI, 12 TEMPESTE AL GIORNO IN AGOSTO ROVENTE

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:22:00 +0200agricolae (it)

L’agosto 2020 è segnato fino ad ora da una media di 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d’acqua generate dal grande accumulo di energia termica nell’atmosfera. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati dell’European Severe Weather Database (Eswd) in....

China Faces Food Shortage as Droughts, Floods, and Pests Ruin Harvest

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 17:07:00 +0200breitbart-com (en)

Torrential rains and heavy flooding, hard on the heels of widespread drought and infestations of locusts and worms, have left China with rising consumer prices and troubling signs of a food shortage.

11 Agosto 2020 | Ad agosto 12 tempeste al giorno

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 16:56:00 +0200padovanews (it)

Maltempo Roma, 11 ago. L’agosto 2020 è segnato fino ad ora da una media di 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d’acqua generate dal grande accumulo di energia termica nell’atmosfera. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati dell’European severe....

Ad agosto 12 tempeste al giorno

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 16:16:00 +0200247libero (it)

Roma, 11 ago. (Adnkronos) - L’agosto 2020 è segnato fino ad ora da una media di 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d’acqua generate dal grande accumulo di energia termica nell’atmosfera. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati dell’European severe....

Ad agosto 12 tempeste al giorno

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:56:00 +0200tiscali-it (it)

Roma, 11 ago. (Adnkronos) - L’agosto 2020 è segnato fino ad ora da una media di 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d’acqua generate dal grande accumulo di energia termica nell’atmosfera. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati dell’European severe....

Ad agosto 12 tempeste al giorno L’agosto 2020 è segnato fino ad ora da una media di 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d’acqua generate dal grande accumulo di energia termica nell’atmosfera. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati dell’European severe weather Per saperne di più »

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:34:00 +0200finance-yahoo (it)

L’agosto 2020 è segnato fino ad ora da una media di 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d’acqua generate dal grande accumulo di energia termica nell’atmosfera. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati dell’European severe weather database (Eswd) in....

Ad agosto 12 tempeste al giorno

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:22:00 +0200adnkronos (it)

Pubblicato il: 11/08/2020 15:15. L’agosto 2020 è segnato fino ad ora da una media di 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d’acqua generate dal grande accumulo di energia termica nell’atmosfera. E’ quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati dell’European....

Previsioni meteo, afa in aumento e temperature sino a 40 gradi. Domani il picco

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 11:42:00 +0200repubblica (it)

L'anticiclone sub-tropicale sta pian piano conquistando tutto il nostro Paese e comincia a inviare masse d'aria calda direttamente dal deserto del Sahara. Alto tasso di umidità. Coldiretti: in agosto 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d'acqua...

Maltempo, grandine e tornado: ad agosto 2020 ben 12 tempeste al giorno da Nord a Sud

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 10:39:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

L’agosto 2020 è segnato fino ad ora da una media di 12 tempeste al giorno da nord a sud fra grandinate, tornado e bombe d’acqua generate dal grande accumulo di energia termica nell’atmosfera “: è quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati dell’European Severe Weather Database (Eswd) in....

The Price of Peace of Mind: States with the Most Expensive Renters Insurance

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 18:19:00 +0200mycouriertribune (en)

Renters in the U.S. often opt out of insuring their homes, and in some states, high premium costs may be why. Over the past decade, the United States has seen an uptick in the number of renters occupying housing units compared to homeowners — the U.S. Census Bureau reported between 2010 and 2016,....

China Faces Food Shortage as Droughts, Flooding, and Pests Ruin Harvest

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 21:59:00 +0200theepochtimes (en)

Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua recently asked the governors of each province in China to make sure the sown areas of agricultural crops would not shrink and crop yield won’t be reduced this year. At a food security meeting held in Beijing on July 27, he warned that governors would be punished if....

The Great Green Wall of Africa : Is the the next wonder of the world?

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 13:55:00 +0200impactlab (en)

“The Great Green Wall promises to be a real game-changer.” Africa’s Sahara Desert is growing. In 2018 it was found that the Sahara, the biggest desert in the world after Antarctica and the Arctic, had increased in size by 10 per cent over the last century.

Wake up, America

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 03:09:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

COVID-19 is the latest, scariest and most destructive pandemic in decades to have threatened and taken the lives of people worldwide. Unfortunately it is not the first or last disaster that we will have to face. In the past few years the United States has experienced hurricanes and flooding along....

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,....

Pipeline Explodes, Roads Collapse After Flooding in Yulin, China

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 20:48:00 +0200breitbart-com (en)

A natural gas pipeline exploded in China's north-central city of Yulin on Wednesday. Authorities blame the blast on recent flooding in the region and have issued a warning to area citizens to expect more heavy rains in the coming days.

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.

Meteo, torna il grande caldo sull'Italia. Temperature proibitive, le previsioni

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 14:13:00 +0200247libero (it)

Meteo, corso dell’ormai imminente weekend l’instabilità temporalesca sarà solo un ricordo sull’Italia; fatta eccezione per qualche rovescio all’estremo sud, sole e caldo saranno nuovamente protagonisti del tempo sul nostro Paese; ma sarà con l’arrivo della prossima settimana che l’alta pressione si consoliderà ulteriormente sull’Italia.

Dry July puts Marlborough farmers at risk of spring drought

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 19:29:00 +0200Stuff (en)

Marlborough farmers are relying on “significant” spring rain to avoid drought, figures show. Last month’s weather data from the Marlborough Research Centre showed the region had recorded just 26 per cent of the long term July average, with 16.8mm. Total rainfall in from January to July had been 220.2mm, or 59 per cent of the long term average.

UCI engineers evaluate snow drought in different parts of the world

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 10:39:00 +0200smartwatermagazine (en)

Wyoming’s Mount Moran emerges from thick clouds shortly after a heavy rainstorm, with the Snake River in the foreground. The peak is part of the Teton Range rising around 6,000 feet (1800m). Snowmelt from this area is a major source of water for the five states through which the Snake River passes. Amir AghaKouchak / UCI.

World: Natural Disasters 2019

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 15:36:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Executive Summary. In 2019, 396 natural disasters were recorded in EM-DAT with 11,755 deaths, 95 million people affected and 103 billion US$1 in economic losses across the world. The burden was not shared equally as Asia suffered the highest impact and accounted for 40% of disaster events, 45% of deaths and 74% of the total affected.

House Speaker bats for swift approval of bill creating Department of Disaster Resiliency

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 07:33:00 +0200mb-com-ph (en)

Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano has renewed his call for the fast-tracking of the measure which was being debated on the floor before the sine die adjournment last May. “While our government is now focused on its fight against COVID-19 pandemic, we also have to be prepared to respond to inevitable....

UC Irvine engineers evaluate snow drought in different parts of the world

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 22:39:00 +0200yubanet (en)

Irvine, Calif. Aug. 4, 2020 — Environmental engineers at the University of California, Irvine have developed a new framework for characterizing snow droughts around the world. Using this tool to analyze conditions from 1980 to 2018, the researchers found a 28-percent increase in the length of....

UCI engineers evaluate snow drought in different parts of the world

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 21:21:00 +0200news-uci (en)

Wyoming’s Mount Moran emerges from thick clouds shortly after a heavy rainstorm, with the Snake River in the foreground. The peak is part of the Teton Range rising around 6,000 feet (1800m). Snowmelt from this area is a major source of water for the five states through which the Snake River passes. Amir AghaKouchak / UCI.

Maltempo, è allerta frane con nubifragi sui terreni aridi

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 11:53:00 +0200improntaunika (it)

Con il caldo e la siccità che stringono una morsa l’Italia da nord a sud la pioggia è atteso nelle campagne per salvare i terreni aridi mentre gli agricoltori si preparano a irrigazioni di soccorso per salvare le colture e frutti sulle piante, ma per portare benefici l’acqua deve cadere in modo....

Maltempo, sos frane con nubifragi su terreni aridi

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 21:26:00 +0200tuttoggi (it)

ROMA (ITALPRESS) Con il caldo e la siccità che stringono una morsa l’Italia da nord a sud la pioggia è atteso nelle campagne per salvare i terreni aridi mentre gli agricoltori si preparano a irrigazioni di soccorso per salvare le colture e frutti sulle piante, ma per portare benefici l’acqua deve....

Maltempo, sos frane con nubifragi su terreni aridi

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 21:14:00 +0200italpress (it)

ROMA (ITALPRESS) – Con il caldo e la siccità che stringono una morsa l’Italia da nord a sud la pioggia è atteso nelle campagne per salvare i terreni aridi mentre gli agricoltori si preparano a irrigazioni di soccorso per salvare le colture e frutti sulle piante, ma per portare benefici l’acqua deve....

Maltempo: Coldiretti, "Sos frane in seguito ai nubifragi su terreni aridi"

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 19:30:00 +0200247libero (it)

“Con il caldo e la siccità che stringono in una morsa l’Italia, da Nord a Sud la pioggia è attesa nelle campagne per salvare i terreni aridi, mentre gli agricoltori si preparano a irrigazioni di soccorso per salvare le colture e frutti sulle piante. Per portare benefici, però, l’acqua deve cadere in....

Maltempo: Coldiretti, “Sos frane in seguito ai nubifragi su terreni aridi”

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 18:53:00 +0200agensir (it)

“Con il caldo e la siccità che stringono in una morsa l’Italia, da Nord a Sud la pioggia è attesa nelle campagne per salvare i terreni aridi, mentre gli agricoltori si preparano a irrigazioni di soccorso per salvare le colture e frutti sulle piante. Per portare benefici, però, l’acqua deve cadere in....

Tormenta Isaías se convierte en huracán categoría 1

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 17:40:00 +0200laprensa-HN (es)

Washington, Estados Unidos. La tormenta Isaías se convirtió este viernes de madrugada en huracán categoría 1 al sur de las Bahamas con vientos máximos sostenidos de hasta 130 kilómetros por hora, según informó el Centro Nacional de Huracanes (NHC, en inglés). Según el último boletín del NHC, de las 04.

Maltempo, Coldiretti: “Sos frane con i nubifragi sulla terra arida”

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 16:27:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

Con il caldo e la siccità che stringono in una morsa l’Italia da Nord a Sud la pioggia è attesa nelle campagne ma per portare benefici l’acqua deve cadere in modo costante e prolungato mentre i forti temporali con precipitazioni intense rischiano di provocare danni poiché i terreni non riescono ad....

MALTEMPO: COLDIRETTI, SOS FRANE CON NUBIFRAGI SUTERRENI ARIDI

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 16:21:00 +0200agricolae (it)

Con il caldo e la siccità che stringono una morsa l’Italia da nord a sud la pioggia è atteso nelle campagne per salvare i terreni aridi mentre gli agricoltori si preparano a irrigazioni di soccorso per salvare le colture e frutti sulle piante, ma per portare benefici l’acqua deve cadere in modo....

Caldo in arrivo: venerdì il picco Bollino rosso in dieci città italiane

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 09:57:00 +0200ecodibergamo (it)

La prossima settimana, invece, torneranno i temporali al Centronord, anche forti. E la Coldiretti lancia l’Sos campagne tra siccità e nubifragi. «In questa estate 2020 oltre 7 eventi estremi ogni giorno da Nord a Sud», afferma l’organizzazione sottolineando che «siamo di fronte alle evidenti....

'Man cannot win against nature': Amid catastrophic floods, China's dams come into question

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:55:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

A security guard looks at his smartphone as water is released from China's Three Gorges Dam on July 19 to relieve pressure from flooding. (Getty Images) The white-haired farmer ran barefoot to his fields at 2 a.m. so he could harvest his crops before the floods came.

Caldo: Sos campagne tra siccità e nubifragi

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 13:14:00 +0200trmtv (it)

Caldo: Sos campagne tra siccità e nubifragi In estate 2020 oltre 7 eventi estremi ogni giorno da Nord a Sud. Caldo africano in tutta Italia: rischio per l’agricoltura. Intervengono le associazioni di categoria. L’Italia nella morsa tra afa e temporali, ondate di calore, nubifragi e grandinate che....

'Man cannot win against nature': Amid catastrophic floods, China's dams come into question

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 06:49:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

A security guard looks at his smartphone as water is released from China's Three Gorges Dam on July 19 to relieve pressure from flooding. (Getty Images) The white-haired farmer ran barefoot to his fields at 2 a.m. so he could harvest his crops before the floods came.

'Man cannot win against nature': Amid catastrophic floods, China's dams come into question

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 03:45:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

A security guard looks at his smartphone as water is released from China's Three Gorges Dam on July 19 to relieve pressure from flooding. (Getty Images) The white-haired farmer ran barefoot to his fields at 2 a.m. so he could harvest his crops before the floods came.

'Man cannot win against nature': Amid catastrophic floods, China's dams come into question

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 21:08:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

A security guard looks at his smartphone as water is released from China's Three Gorges Dam on July 19 to relieve pressure from flooding. (Getty Images) The white-haired farmer ran barefoot to his fields at 2 a.m. so he could harvest his crops before the floods came.

'Man cannot win against nature': Amid catastrophic floods, China's dams come into question

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 19:37:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

A security guard looks at his smartphone as water is released on July 19 from China's Three Gorges Dam to relieve pressure from flooding. (Getty Images) The white-haired farmer ran barefoot to his fields at 2 a.m. so he could harvest his crops before the floods came.

'Man cannot win against nature': Amid catastrophic floods, China's dams come into question

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 19:12:00 +0200latimes (en)

The white-haired farmer ran barefoot to his fields at 2 a.m., so he could harvest his crops before the floods came. He was one of tens of thousands of villagers whose homes and fields were about to be engulfed as a dam gushed open to prevent further damage downstream.

Four regions at high risk of drought as BMKG predicts prolonged dry season

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 11:54:00 +0200JakartaPost (en)

The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) has predicted that the dry season will last until October while also issuing drought warnings for four regions in Indonesia. Of 342 regions observed, 69 percent have entered the dry season, the agency's climatology deputy Herizal said.

Hurricane Douglas triggers emergency declaration in Hawaii as Texas braces for Hanna - CBS News

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 21:51:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

In the Pacific, Hurricane Douglas grew into a major on Thursday, packing maximum sustained winds of 130 mph. It's expected to weaken as it passes over cooler water before reaching Hawaii, but meteorologists warn strong winds, heavy rainfall and dangerous surf could afflict the entire state beginning on Sunday.

Tropical Storm Gonzalo closes in on the Caribbean

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 02:55:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Tropical Storm Gonzalo is accelerating as it moves towards the southern Caribbean, the National Hurricane Center said Friday morning. Gonzalo formed on Wednesday in the central Atlantic Basin, and forecasts show there's a chance it could strengthen into a hurricane. A hurricane watch is in effect for the islands of Barbados, St.

Increasingly Arid Future Faces the American West

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 11:07:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

By Tim Radford. The great American West is becoming inexorably more parched, with an inescapably arid future ahead. The winter snows will be lighter , and the spring melt much earlier. The river flows will slow, in some cases to a trickle, trees will die, and catastrophic wildfires will become more frequent.

Inondazioni e frane si abbattono sul Nord-Est dell'India: 200 vittime e 4 milioni di sfollati La Repubblica

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 19:25:00 +0200msn-it (it)

© Fornito da La Repubblica Stato di Assam, una delle aree alluvionate. BANGKOK – Tra fine giugno e oggi più di 4 milioni di persone, soprattutto contadini, sono state sfollate con oltre 200 vittime nelle regioni dell’Asia meridionale colpite da uno dei più alti tassi di precipitazione degli ultimi decenni.

Global methane emissions soar to record high

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 13:31:00 +0200technology (en)

Global emissions of methane have reached the highest levels on record. Increases are being driven primarily by the growth of emissions from coal mining, oil and natural gas production, cattle and sheep ranching, and landfills. Between 2000 and 2017, levels of the potent greenhouse gas barreled up....

POMODORO DA INDUSTRIA, ARRIVA L’ACCORDO AL CENTRO SUD. CIA PUGLIA: EVITATA LA LEGGE SULLA GIUNGLA

Fri, 17 Jul 2020 16:01:00 +0200agricolae (it)

Il pomodoro da industria si liquiderà a 105euro/tonnellata per il tondo e a 115 euro/tonnellata per il lungo: un centesimo in più rispetto alla campagna 2019. E’ questo, in estrema sintesi, il quadro dell’accordo sul prezzo del pomodoro da industria concordato tra la parte agricola e quella industriale al Centro-Sud.

Methane emissions hit record-breaking levels

Fri, 17 Jul 2020 15:32:00 +0200futurity (en)

This 3D volumetric visualization shows the emission and transport of atmospheric methane around the globe between December 9, 2017 and December 1, 2018. This is a dangerous temperature threshold at which scientists warn that natural disasters, including wildfires, droughts , and floods, and social....

World's methane emissions are at a record high; cows, agriculture blamed 22 minutes ago

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 07:36:00 +0200newstalkzb (en)

Methane emissions are at their highest level ever, with agriculture and fossil fuels the biggest drivers, according to new research. Climate models suggest that continued increases in methane levels could see global temperatures increase by 3-4 degrees Celsius by 2100, researchers from the Global....

Cow burps and fossil fuels: Methane emissions soar to record high globally - USA TODAY

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 00:34:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

Story Highlights The primary sources of methane are fossil fuels and agriculture, the research said. "Emissions from cattle and other ruminants are almost as large as those from the fossil fuel industry for methane." Methane is also the main ingredient in natural gas and is the second-largest contributor to global warming.

Cow burps and fossil fuels: Methane emissions soar to record high globally - USA TODAY

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 23:29:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

Story Highlights The primary sources of methane are fossil fuels and agriculture, the research said. "Emissions from cattle and other ruminants are almost as large as those from the fossil fuel industry for methane." Methane is also the main ingredient in natural gas and is the second-largest contributor to global warming.

Cow burps and fossil fuels: Methane emissions soar to record high globally

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 21:47:00 +0200azcentral (en)

Story Highlights The primary sources of methane are fossil fuels and agriculture, the research said. "Emissions from cattle and other ruminants are almost as large as those from the fossil fuel industry for methane." Methane is also the main ingredient in natural gas and is the second-largest contributor to global warming.

Cow burps and fossil fuels: Methane emissions soar to record high globally

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 21:40:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Global emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse gas, have reached the highest levels on record, new studies released Tuesday said. The primary sources of the methane are fossil fuels and agriculture, the research said. "Emissions from cattle and other ruminants are almost as large as those from the....

Nation Cow burps and fossil fuels: Methane emissions soar

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 21:17:00 +0200usaToday (en)

Story Highlights The primary sources of methane are fossil fuels and agriculture, the research said. "Emissions from cattle and other ruminants are almost as large as those from the fossil fuel industry for methane." Methane is also the main ingredient in natural gas and is the second-largest contributor to global warming.

Global Methane Emissions Soar to Record High, Even As Pandemic Has Reduced Carbon Emissions - SciTechDaily

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 18:21:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

The pandemic has tugged carbon emissions down, temporarily. But levels of the powerful heat-trapping gas methane continue to climb, dragging the world further away from a path that skirts the worst effects of global warming. Global emissions of methane have reached the highest levels on record.

Global methane emissions soar to record high

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 17:32:00 +0200sciencedaily (en)

Between 2000 and 2017, levels of the potent greenhouse gas barreled up toward pathways that climate models suggest will lead to 3-4 degrees Celsius of warming before the end of this century. This is a dangerous temperature threshold at which scientists warn that natural disasters, including....

Global Methane Emissions Soar to Record High, Even As Pandemic Has Reduced Carbon Emissions - SciTechDaily

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 16:51:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

The pandemic has tugged carbon emissions down, temporarily. But levels of the powerful heat-trapping gas methane continue to climb, dragging the world further away from a path that skirts the worst effects of global warming. Global emissions of methane have reached the highest levels on record.

Methane emissions climb

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 15:37:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Global emissions of methane have reached the highest levels on record. Increases are being driven primarily by growth of emissions from coal mining, oil and natural gas production, cattle and sheep ranching, and landfills. Between 2000 and 2017, levels of the potent greenhouse gas barreled up toward....

Global methane emissions soar to record high

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 00:59:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Credit: Jackson et al. 2020 Env. Res. Lett. Global emissions of methane have reached the highest levels on record. Increases are being driven primarily by growth of emissions from coal mining, oil and natural gas production, cattle and sheep ranching, and landfills.

Global methane emissions soar to record high

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 00:48:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Credit: Jackson et al. 2020 Env. Res. Lett. Global emissions of methane have reached the highest levels on record. Increases are being driven primarily by growth of emissions from coal mining, oil and natural gas production, cattle and sheep ranching, and landfills.

Global Methane Emissions Soar to Record High, Even As Pandemic Has Reduced Carbon Emissions

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 00:32:00 +0200scitechdaily (en)

The pandemic has tugged carbon emissions down, temporarily. But levels of the powerful heat-trapping gas methane continue to climb, dragging the world further away from a path that skirts the worst effects of global warming. Global emissions of methane have reached the highest levels on record.

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....

Global methane emissions reach highest levels on record

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 22:32:00 +0200dailynewsegypt (en)

Fossil fuel sources, cows noted as twin engines of methane build-up The post Global methane emissions reach highest levels on record appeared first on Daily News Egypt.

Study: Record high global methane emissions

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 15:31:00 +0200dhakatribune (en)

Methane emissions have reached the highest levels on record across the globe, research finds. Studies suggest that increases are being driven primarily by growth of emissions from coal mining, oil and natural gas production, cattle and sheep ranching and landfills.

Explainer: How climate change is affecting wildfires around the world

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:30:00 +0200carbonbrief (en)

by Dr Mark Parrington , a senior wildfire scientist at the EU’s Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service , has found that the Arctic fires seen in June 2020 were larger and more intense than those seen in June 2019. However, both the 2019 and 2020 Arctic fires are far above the average level seen in the region from 2003-18.

La siccità è arrivata nel Delta del Po, mentre in Sicilia mancano già 70 milioni di metri cubi d’acqua

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 13:06:00 +0200greenreport (it)

Nonostante l’estate sia ancora lunga, la siccità è già tornata a colpire l’Italia a macchia di leopardo, da nord a (soprattutto) sud. Come documenta l’ultimo osservatorio Anbi sulle risorse idriche, pubblicato oggi , in Puglia e Basilicata le scorte idriche nei bacini sono in costante diminuzione:....

Nubifragi, inondazioni, vittime e centinaia di migliaia di sfollati in gran parte dell’Asia

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 08:59:00 +0200greenreport (it)

Il monsone dell’Asia meridionale è la spina dorsale dell’economia regionale, ma ogni anno provoca anche perdita di vite umane e danni. E il caso di quanto sta succedendo quest’anno: piogge monsoniche insolitamente intense e inondazioni hanno colpito e stanno colpendo l’India, gli altri Paesi del sud....

Gains from rains

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 21:37:00 +0200thehindu (en)

So far, India appears to be having a good run with the monsoon. As of the most recent data available from the India Meteorological Department (IMD), for this period. The month of June only accounts for about 17% of the monsoon rainfall spanning June-September.

Why aardvarks have started eating during the day

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 16:23:00 +0200haaretz (en)

Aardvarks eating in day as drought worsens. The aardvark of southern Africa is a shy beast that forages for ants and termites at night. So why are the nocturnal “ant bears” of Tswalu, a reserve by the Kalahari Desert, appearing in the daytime? Based on correlating satellite images of vegetation with....

Last water resource plans to complete Murray-Darling Basin plan released

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 05:06:00 +0200abc-au (en)

Nine critical water resource plans for managing NSW surface water have been published for the first time. Key points: Nine new NSW water resource plans have been released; The MDBA will take several months to assess the plans; Environment groups concerned about flood plain harvesting and sustainable diversion limits.

Clima in Italia: il 2019 è il terzo anno più caldo dal 1961 Online il Rapporto Ispra “Gli indicatori del clima in Italia nel 2019”

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 04:50:00 +0200ecodallecitta (it)

Il 2019 si colloca al terzo posto fra gli anni più caldi dal 1961, con un picco di anomalia nel mese di giugno: +4.25°C al Nord, +4.0°C al Centro, +3.27°C al Sud e Isole. Il caldo è stato particolarmente intenso tra il 26 e il 29 giugno, quando sono stati registrati nuovi record assoluti di....

Clima in Italia: il 2019 è il terzo anno più caldo dal 1961

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 16:44:00 +0200247libero (it)

Il 2019 si colloca al terzo posto fra gli anni più caldi dal 1961, con un picco di anomalia nel mese di giugno: +4.25°C al Nord, +4.0°C al Centro, +3.27°C al Sud e Isole. Il caldo è stato particolarmente intenso tra il 26 e il 29 giugno, quando sono stati registrati nuovi record assoluti di....

Clima, il 2019 terzo anno più caldo dal 1961

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 19:55:00 +0200247libero (it)

Segnati in Italia i nuovi record assoluti nel mese di Giugno. Online il Rapporto Ispra «Gli indicatori del clima in Italia nel 2019» Il 2019 si colloca al terzo posto fra gli anni più caldi dal 1961, con un picco di anomalia nel mese di giugno: +4,25°C al Nord, +4,0°C al Centro, +3,27°C al Sud e Isole.

Clima in Italia: il 2019 è il terzo anno più caldo dal 1961. Segnati nuovi record assoluti a Giugno

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:51:00 +0200247libero (it)

AgenPress – Il 2019 si colloca al terzo posto fra gli anni più caldi dal 1961, con un picco di anomalia nel mese di giugno: +4.25°C al Nord, +4.0°C al Centro, +3.27°C al Sud e Isole. Il caldo è stato particolarmente intenso tra il 26 e il 29 giugno, quando sono stati registrati nuovi record assoluti....

Clima in Italia: il 2019 è il terzo anno più caldo dal 1961. Segnati nuovi record assoluti a Giugno

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:14:00 +0200agenpress (it)

AgenPress – Il 2019 si colloca al terzo posto fra gli anni più caldi dal 1961, con un picco di anomalia nel mese di giugno: +4.25°C al Nord, +4.0°C al Centro, +3.27°C al Sud e Isole. Il caldo è stato particolarmente intenso tra il 26 e il 29 giugno, quando sono stati registrati nuovi record assoluti....

Il Clima in Italia: il 2019 il 3° anno più caldo dal 1961, nuovi record assoluti nel mese di giugno [DATI]

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 11:42:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

Il 2019 si colloca al terzo posto fra gli anni più caldi dal 1961 , con un picco di anomalia nel mese di giugno : +4.25°C al Nord, +4.0°C al Centro, +3.27°C al Sud e Isole. Il caldo è stato particolarmente intenso tra il 26 e il 29 giugno , quando sono stati registrati nuovi record assoluti di....

La Nina watch issued by BOM, strengthening hopes of an end to the drought

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 02:41:00 +0200abc-au (en)

A La Nina watch has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology for the first time since February 2018, strengthening evidence that Australia may be heading out of drought. Key points: A La Nina 'watch' has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology; There is now twice the chance of a La Nina developing....

NSW plans risk troubling Murray-Darling waters

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 06:26:00 +0200abc-au (en)

New South Wales Water Minister Melinda Pavey is standing by key elements of the state's final water-sharing plans lodged with the Murray-Darling Basin Association (MDBA) and the Federal Government, even if they put her at odds with them over floodwater takes in the northern basin.

The Climate Emergency Won’t Wait for the Press to Play Catch-Up Again

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 15:19:00 +0200ecowatch (en)

The fact that it took a pandemic, police killings, and mass protests to focus mainstream journalistic attention on these issues is damning, and must prompt a reappraisal of how we work. Why weren't newsrooms obsessing about these issues before the world imploded this spring? Why must we always be....

Temperatures, rain and goldfinches. New report details climate change impacts in N.J.

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 09:11:00 +0200nj (en)

By Michael Sol Warren | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com On Tuesday, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection released a new report detailing a vast array of effects that climate change has had on the Garden State already, and what is expected in coming years and decades.

Indonesia sees fewer natural disasters in first half of 2020: BNPB

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 03:38:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Moch. Fiqih Prawira Adjie. The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) said the country witnessed fewer natural disasters in the first half of this year, with 1,549 disasters recorded as of June fewer than 2,229 in the same period last year. The agency also recorded fewer fatalities caused by....

Indonesia sees fewer natural disasters in first half of 2020: BNPB

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 13:07:00 +0200JakartaPost (en)

The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) said the country witnessed fewer natural disasters in the first half of this year, with 1,549 disasters recorded as of June fewer than 2,229 in the same period last year. The agency also recorded fewer fatalities caused by natural disasters, with 206....

In Australia Koala perdono habitat, estinzione entro il 2050

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 12:02:00 +0200ansa (it)

(ANSA) - SYDNEY, 01 LUG - I koala, gli amati animali simbolo dell'Australia, si estingueranno prima del 2050 nelle regioni sud-orientali del continente, nel New South Wales, se non vi saranno interventi urgenti del governo per prevenire ulteriori perdite dei loro habitat.

Temperatures, rain and goldfinches. New report details climate change impacts in N.J.

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 01:47:00 +0200nj (en)

By Michael Sol Warren | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com On Tuesday, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection released a new report detailing a vast array of effects that climate change has had on the Garden State already, and what is expected in coming years and decades.

HPC-Powered Simulations Reveal a Looming Climatic Threat to Vital Monsoon Seasons

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 21:25:00 +0200hpcwire (en)

As June draws to a close, eyes are turning to the latter half of the year – and with it, the monsoon and hurricane seasons that can prove vital or devastating for many of the world’s coastal communities. Now, climate change stands to disrupt hitherto more predictable weather patterns like the....

Fallout from Australia’s Huge Wildfires Is Choking Rivers

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 06:33:00 +0200qnewshub (en)

collaboration. Walking through the Bogandyera Nature Reserve, Luke Pearce, a fisheries manager for the Australian state of New South Wales, gestured down a steep hillside and described the scene three days after a wildfire roared through the area on January 11.

Hubballi-Ankola railway line will augur desertification, water crisis, warn experts

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 22:49:00 +0200downtoearth (en)

The Hubballi-Ankola railway line, approved by the Karnataka government March 20, 2020, will lead to desertification and a water crisis, experts have warned. The proposed project has already raised fears of massive damage to environment and biodiversity in the ecologically fragile Western Ghats.

Saharan Dust Plume Slams U.S., Kicking Up Climate Questions

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 18:04:00 +0200scientificamerican (en)

An enormous dust cloud has finally hit the United States, after journeying 5,000 miles from the Sahara Desert across the Atlantic Ocean. The plume darkened the skies in Puerto Rico earlier this week, causing some of the highest atmospheric aerosol concentrations the island had ever seen.

La Nina watch issued by BOM, strengthening hopes the drought will end

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 23:08:00 +0200abc-au (en)

A La Nina watch has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology for the first time since February 2018, strengthening evidence that Australia may be heading out of drought. Key points: A La Nina 'watch' has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology; There is now twice the chance of a La Nina developing....

Coldiretti lancia l’allarme desertificazione: nel Vercellese persi oltre 10 mila ettari di campi in 25 anni

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 06:26:00 +0200lastampa (it)

Per il riso italiano i tempi della corsa agli acquisti e del blocco delle importazioni dall’estero sembrano finiti. Coldiretti Vercelli Biella denuncia il ritorno a una situazione pre-covid, e il fattore che allarma di più le associazioni di categoria è il nuovo aumento delle importazioni da nazioni dal Sud Est asiatico.

Extreme weather will inflict chaos on infrastructure

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 21:06:00 +0200betanews (en)

In the coming years, extreme weather events will become more frequent and widespread, devastating areas of the world that typically don’t experience them and amplifying the destruction in areas that do. Exposing deficiencies in technical and physical infrastructure, these events will cause major disruption and damage to IT systems and assets.

Maltempo: “7 tempeste al giorno a giugno, grandinate e bombe d’acqua da Nord a Sud Italia”

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 15:48:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

Un pazzo giugno segnato lungo la Penisola fino ad ora da 7 eventi estremi al giorno tra violenti nubifragi, grandine di grande dimensioni e bufere di vento, più del doppio rispetto allo stesso periodo dello scorso anno (+124%) “: è quanto emerge da una elaborazione di Coldiretti su dati....

Catastrophic climate change – Martin Scicluna

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 07:49:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

In November this year, in Glasgow, world leaders will attend the most important international climate meeting since the signing of the landmark Paris agreement five years ago. In Paris, the world’s leaders had made a commitment to hold global temperature rises to no more than two degrees centigrade (2C), and preferably to below 1.

Maltempo: Coldiretti, milioni di danni nei campi in primavera

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 10:47:00 +0200agenzianova (it)

Roma, 05 giu 10:31 - (Agenzia Nova) - Salgono a milioni di euro i danni nelle campagne a causa di pioggia, grandine e vento che hanno colpito l’Italia da nord a sud distruggendo raccolti, sventrando serre, sradicando alberi, allagando campi, scoperchiando tetti e provocando frane e smottamenti.

MALTEMPO: COLDIRETTI, MLN DI DANNI NEI CAMPI IN MALEDETTA PRIMAVERA

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 10:45:00 +0200agricolae (it)

Salgono a milioni di euro i danni nelle campagne a causa di pioggia, grandine e vento che hanno colpito l’Italia da nord a sud distruggendo raccolti, sventrando serre, sradicando alberi, allagando campi, scoperchiando tetti e provocando frane e smottamenti.

Maltempo, Coldiretti: “Milioni di danni nei campi”

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 10:41:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

Salgono a milioni di euro i danni nelle campagne a causa di pioggia, grandine e vento che hanno colpito l’Italia da nord a sud distruggendo raccolti, sventrando serre, sradicando alberi, allagando campi, scoperchiando tetti e provocando frane e smottamenti.

Climate change will hit Africa much harder than other continents – panel

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 11:05:00 +0200authorityngr (en)

By Akamigbo Jennifer. A panel of speakers participating in consultancy Deloitte’s Africa Outlook 2020 event, on Thursday, highlighted the economic and social themes that are expected to feature prominently on the continent this year, including climate change, which is anticipated to hit Africa the hardest.

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