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ANOTHER VIEWPOINT: A season of deadly extremes

2021-07-29T09:10+0200dailyjournal (en)

This editorial was originally published July 22 in the Los Angeles Times. The summer isn’t even halfway through and it’s already proved to be a season of deadly extremes. In a little over a month, four major heat waves have broiled the Western United States , including record-shattering triple-digit....

The most intense heat wave of the summer reaches Europe

2021-07-29T04:42+0200explica (en)

In the coming days the balkan peninsula It is going to become a huge oven that will reach 45 degrees in some areas of Greece, Serbia, North Macedonia, Albania, Romania or Bulgaria in what is already considered the biggest heat wave of this year in Europe, and that will also reach some parts of Italy.

California and Nevada governors urge federal aid to fight wildfires Governors Gavin Newsom of California and Steve Sisolak of Nevada spoke with CBS News exclusively amid another brutal wildfire season. 11M ago

2021-07-29T01:06+0200CBSnews (en)

As rage in the West, the governors of California and Nevada are touring their state lines to get a firsthand look at the devastation. Flames and smoke from the are making firefighting efforts difficult. And there are concerns that strong winds and high temperatures could worsen the blaze.

A Warming Earth Will Bring More Extreme Rainfall, New Research Shows

2021-07-28T23:07+0200forbes (en)

Destroyed houses on the Ahr river in Rech, Germany, after devastating floods hit the region earlier this month. AFP via Getty Images. Some two thirds of the world’s land area will experience wetter, more variable conditions as the Earth warms, making extreme rainfall and flooding more likely, a new study has found.

USA - House Ag Committee advances $8.5M in ag disaster aid

2021-07-28T14:08+0200agroinsurance-en (en)

This bill, as amended, provides for an extension of support for producers incurring crop losses due to a disaster event in 2020 and 2021 as well as extends assistance to dairies who were forced to dump milk, or farmers with losses to on-farm stored commodities.

Climate change: Wildfires raging in North America show why Edinburgh's new cycle lanes are important – Steve Cardownie

2021-07-28T06:37+0200TheScotsman (en)

The news coverage throughout the world’s media on climate change and its devastating effect on North America as wildfires ravage huge swathes of land, once more reminds of the need to take affirmative action before it’s too late. As of last Sunday, the fire had scorched over 408,930 acres of land and was 46 per cent contained.

Perché l’America occidentale è vittima di una mega-siccità

2021-07-28T06:16+0200linkiesta (it)

Dopo un 2020 estremamente secco e un’ondata di calore primaverile, gli Stati occidentali d’America sono tornati a bruciare. Una delle ultime tappe di questo sentiero di fuoco riguarda Dixie Fire e Fly Fire, due degli incendi, divampati in California settentrionale, che il 25 luglio scorso si sono uniti bruciando rispettivamente 190mila e 4300 acri.

DeFazio, Western State Lawmakers Push for More Relief Following Historic Wildfires, Droughts, Heat

2021-07-27T21:27+0200publicnow (en)

Today, Congressman Peter A. DeFazio (OR-04) joined a bipartisan, bicameral effort to secure more relief for farmers, ranchers, and other agriculture producers in the western United States affected by historic wildfires, droughts, and extreme heat. In a letter to U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, the lawmakers urge the U.

House Ag Committee advances $8.5M in ag disaster aid

2021-07-27T19:59+0200feedstuffs (en)

In action Tuesday, the House Agriculture Committee unanimously advanced the 2020 WHIP+ Reauthorization Act - H.R. 267 - which would provide authorization for the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus for 2020 and 2021 disasters. This legislation would broaden the assistance available via WHIP+ and authorize $8.

House Ag Committee advances $8.5M in ag disaster aid

2021-07-27T19:47+0200farmindustrynews (en)

In action Tuesday, the House Agriculture Committee unanimously advanced the 2020 WHIP+ Reauthorization Act - H.R. 267 - which would provide authorization for the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus for 2020 and 2021 disasters. This legislation would broaden the assistance available via WHIP+ and authorize $8.

Climate Change Has National Security Implications, DOD Official Says

2021-07-27T12:18+0200hstoday (en)

Understanding and dealing with climate change is important to national security and, therefore, to the Defense Department, the senior climate advisor to the defense secretary has said. “Climate change effects are real and they are significant,” Joe Bryan told the Congressional Clean Energy EXPO and Policy Forum on July 26.

Climate change threatens Afghanistan's pomegranate produce

2021-07-27T11:15+0200english-alaraby (en)

The last few months have brought little good news for Afghanistan, a country that has lurched from one conflict to another for over four decades. As the Taliban captures more territory from Afghanistan’s beleaguered military by the day, the United States is completing the final phase of a withdrawal from the country first announced in April.

Climate Change Has National Security Implications, DOD Official Says

2021-07-27T00:15+0200publicnow (en)

Understanding and dealing with climate change is important to national security and, therefore, to the Defense Department, the senior climate advisor to the defense secretary said. "Climate change effects are real and they are significant," he said. "Climate change is going to cost us in resources....

Climate Change Has National Security Implications, DOD Official Says

2021-07-26T23:21+0200defense (en)

"Climate change effects are real and they are significant," he said. "Climate change is going to cost us in resources and readiness; and the reality is that it already is," Joe Bryan today told the Congressional Clean Energy EXPO and Policy Forum. Bryan cited some examples: As the Arctic warms up,....

Hace 32 minutos Incendios obligan la evacuación en California de miles de personas

2021-07-25T23:10+0200zocalo (es)

California.- En una temporada de incendios adelantada el estado de California , Estados Unidos, se encuentra en estado de alarma. En las últimas horas más de 2 mil 300 personas han tenido que abandonar sus hogares mientras que se espera el desalojo de otras 8 mil 300 dado que el fuego amenaza con....

Water, the Biggest Villain in Hazards

2021-07-25T11:57+0200indianf (en)

The world is going through the threats of climate change and in the midst of such threats, water related hazards top the list of natural disasters and for the highest loss of lives in the last 50 years, said a report by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). The WMO report said that droughts led to the highest number of 650 000 deaths.

River levels fall as drought worsens throughout Minnesota

2021-07-25T00:22+0200startribune (en)

"We don't know of anything that has been found yet," said Julie Galonska, superintendent of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway. "But we know from past years that there are many different things found in a river, some from 100 years ago, and we have to leave them in place.

How severe is the megadrought in the West?

2021-07-23T22:49+0200thehill (en)

Summer for many Americans is the time to enjoy being outside. But for much of the United States , this year’s extreme drought, wildfires, smoke and heat waves have made enjoying outdoor activities nearly impossible and continue to threaten the livelihoods and health of people and ecosystems across the country.

Pioggia indotta con droni e aerei a Dubai per contrastare il caldo

2021-07-23T16:28+0200GazzettaDelSud (it)

Una pioggia indotta per contrastare la siccità e le temperature altissime. Una tecnica di raccolta della pioggia, nota come “semina delle nuvole”, è stata utilizzata nella città degli Emirati Arabi Uniti. Un improvviso e intenso temporale. Secondo il Centro nazionale di meteorologia degli Emirati....

Editorial: Climate change is driving extreme floods, wildfires and heat. Will the world meet the moment?

2021-07-23T01:11+0200latimes (en)

In a little over a month, four major heat waves have broiled the western United States , including record-shattering triple-digit temperatures in Oregon and Washington that caused hundreds of heat-related deaths. Wildfires are again tearing through the West, burning hundreds of thousands of acres in California, Oregon and British Columbia.

Sask. drought an 'ugly' sign global warming has arrived, expert says

2021-07-22T22:03+0200barrie (en)

SASKATOON -- As Saskatchewan experiences severe heat and dryness, CTV News spoke to John Pomeroy, the Canada Research Chair in Water Resources and Climate Change and director of the Global Water Futures Program at the University of Saskatchewan, to learn what's behind it. This interview has been edited for length and clarity.

Luca Mercalli: «Anche noi diventeremo profughi (del clima)» DeAbyDay

2021-07-22T17:31+0200msn-nl (it)

Nell'arco di un paio di settimane è successo di tutto: la cupola di calore tra Usa e Canada, le alluvioni in Germania e Belgio, gli incendi. Spesso si fatica a cogliere il collegamento tra questi fenomeni così diversi. Come lo spiegherebbe a un bambino? Gli spiegherei cosa sono gli eventi estremi.

Luca Mercalli: «Anche noi diventeremo profughi (del clima)» DeAbyDay

2021-07-22T17:14+0200msn-it (it)

Nell'arco di un paio di settimane è successo di tutto: la cupola di calore tra Usa e Canada, le alluvioni in Germania e Belgio, gli incendi. Spesso si fatica a cogliere il collegamento tra questi fenomeni così diversi. Come lo spiegherebbe a un bambino? Gli spiegherei cosa sono gli eventi estremi.

Scientists have been frightened by the rapid increase in extreme weather

2021-07-22T15:31+0200thetimeshub (en)

Until recently, climate change was talked about as a kind of future threat, says CNN. But in the last month, developed countries have faced this problem live. Over the past four weeks, floods in Germany have swept the streets and swallowed houses that have stood for more than a century in the quiet village of Schuld.

2.5 Billion Trees and Vines Killed in Epicenter of Major Amazon Droughts and Fires

2021-07-22T13:32+0200scitechdaily (en)

Drone flight over forests affected by the El Niño drought and those affected by drought and fire in 2015. Videos from 2017 in the study region. Credit: Yadvinder Malhi. In normal circumstances, because of high moisture levels, the Amazon rainforest does not burn. However, extreme drought makes the forest temporarily flammable.

2.5 Billion Trees and Vines Killed in Epicenter of Major Amazon Droughts and Fires

2021-07-22T13:26+0200focustechnica (en)

The scientists gathered data by regularly revisiting 21 plots across a mixture of primary forest, secondary re-growing forest and forests where people have selectively logged. The results from these plots were then extrapolated to the region. Although previous research has shown human-disturbed....

More residents flee as fires ravage western Canada

2021-07-22T10:44+0200phys (en)

Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year's virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. "I have a holiday trailer that is my new home," said Margo Wagner,....

Thousands forced to flee as fires ravage western Canada

2021-07-22T08:35+0200RTERadio (en)

Thousands of residents have fled blazes in western Canada with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year's virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. "I have a holiday trailer that is my new home," said Margo Wagner, head of a....

More residents flee as fires ravage western Canada

2021-07-22T05:48+0200manilastandard-ph (en)

"I have a holiday trailer that is my new home," said Margo Wagner, head of a district in the western province of British Columbia, who has found herself among the evacuees. The fire marks the second time in four years that her home in the province's central Canim Lake rural area has been threatened by a blaze.

More residents flee as fires ravage western Canada

2021-07-22T05:45+0200gmanews (en)

Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year's virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. "I have a holiday trailer that is my new home," said Margo Wagner,....

More Residents Flee as Fires Ravage Western Canada

2021-07-22T05:24+0200voanews (en)

MONTREAL - Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year's virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. "I have a holiday trailer that is my new home," said Margo....

More residents flee as fires ravage western Canada

2021-07-22T02:52+0200digitaljournal (en)

Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year’s virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. “I have a holiday trailer that is my new home,” said Margo Wagner,....

More residents flee as fires ravage western Canada

2021-07-22T02:43+0200heraldsun (en)

Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year's virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. "I have a holiday trailer that is my new home," said Margo Wagner,....

Drought Conditions

2021-07-22T02:36+0200palestinewater (en)

, a number of communities in the United States are being threatened by wildfires, creating conditions that are so extreme that the blazes have generated their own climate, according to experts amplifies droughts which dry out regions, creating ideal conditions for wildfires.

More residents flee as fires ravage western Canada Canada

2021-07-22T01:20+0200mb-com-ph (en)

MONTREAL, Canada- Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year’s virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. “I have a holiday trailer that is my new home,” said....

More residents flee as fires ravage western Canada

2021-07-22T01:15+0200inquirer (en)

Montreal Canada Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year’s virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. “I have a holiday trailer that is my new home,” said....

22/07/2021 More residents flee as fires ravage western Canada

2021-07-22T00:42+0200rfi-en (en)

Montreal (AFP) Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year's virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. "I have a holiday trailer that is my new home," said....

More Residents Flee As Fires Ravage Western Canada

2021-07-22T00:27+0200barrons (en)

Thousands of residents fled blazes in western Canada on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers scheduled to deploy to fight this year's virulent and early fires, which are wreaking havoc across portions of western North America. "I have a holiday trailer that is my new home," said Margo Wagner,....

Permalink to Com’è fatto l’incendio più grande degli Stati Uniti

2021-07-21T12:33+0200ilpost (it)

L’ incendio è stato causato da un prolungato periodo di siccità e da una anomala ondata di calore , che aveva interessato parte del Nord America occidentale tra la fine di giugno e i primi giorni di luglio. Secondo gli esperti, il cambiamento climatico ha contribuito a rendere più frequenti ed....

US firefighters struggle to contain Oregon wildfire, power firm under scrutiny

2021-07-21T04:34+0200france24-en (en)

Oregon's giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and destroyed 67 homes in nearly two weeks of explosive growth, regularly forcing back firefighters who have only contained one quarter of its perimeter. "We are running firefighting operations through the day and all through the....

US firefighters struggle to contain Oregon wildfire, power firm under scrutiny The large wildfire scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres Monday as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze.

2021-07-21T04:32+0200msn-uk (en)

The large wildfire scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres Monday as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze. © AFP - HANDOUT. Oregon's giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and destroyed 67....

Epicenter of major Amazon droughts and fires saw 2.5 billion trees and vines killed

2021-07-21T01:47+0200yubanet (en)

L-R: Amazonian forest that burned during the 2015 El Niño; Dr Erika Berenguer, in a recently burned Amazonian forest during the 2015 El Niño; forest fire during the 2015 El Niño. The stark findings, discovered by an international team of scientists working for more than eight years on a long-term....

Record drought in western U.S. means elevated fire risk in Southern California

2021-07-21T01:33+0200whittierdailynews (en)

A single sunflower overlooking fallowed fields at Del Bosque Farms in Firebaugh, Calif. June 16, 2021. The state’s drought emergency now encompasses 50 of the state’s 58 counties. Southern California has not been included, the lack of rain has firefighters on alert for a busy wildfire season.

Record drought in western U.S. means elevated fire risk in Southern California

2021-07-21T01:28+0200dailynews (en)

A single sunflower overlooking fallowed fields at Del Bosque Farms in Firebaugh, Calif. June 16, 2021. The state’s drought emergency now encompasses 50 of the state’s 58 counties. Southern California has not been included, the lack of rain has firefighters on alert for a busy wildfire season.

Record drought in western U.S. means elevated fire risk in Southern California

2021-07-21T01:27+0200dailybreeze (en)

A single sunflower overlooking fallowed fields at Del Bosque Farms in Firebaugh, Calif. June 16, 2021. The state’s drought emergency now encompasses 50 of the state’s 58 counties. Southern California has not been included, the lack of rain has firefighters on alert for a busy wildfire season.

New York is covered in haze as smoke from wildfires travels across the country

2021-07-20T21:17+0200eminetra (en)

At one point in the fire, at least 2,000 homes were evacuated and another 5,000 were threatened. At least 70 homes and more than 100 annexes were on fire. So far, the fire has destroyed 67 homes and lost more than 100 annexes and other structures. An estimated 2,100 people were warned that they had....

Scientists are worried by how fast the climate crisis has amplified extreme weather

2021-07-20T16:29+0200foxcarolina (en)

Until recently, climate change had been talked about as a future threat. Its frontlines were portrayed as remote places like the Arctic, where polar bears are running out of sea ice to hunt from. Sea level rise and extreme drought was a problem for the developing world.

Scientists are worried by how fast the climate crisis has amplified extreme weather

2021-07-20T15:56+0200cbs46 (en)

Until recently, climate change had been talked about as a future threat. Its frontlines were portrayed as remote places like the Arctic, where polar bears are running out of sea ice to hunt from. Sea level rise and extreme drought was a problem for the developing world.

Blaze defies US firefighters, power firm under scrutiny

2021-07-20T15:53+0200parstoday-en (en)

The large wildfire scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres Monday as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze. Oregon's giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and destroyed 67 homes in nearly two....

Scientists are worried by how fast the climate crisis has amplified extreme weather

2021-07-20T15:45+0200fox10tv (en)

Until recently, climate change had been talked about as a future threat. Its frontlines were portrayed as remote places like the Arctic, where polar bears are running out of sea ice to hunt from. Sea level rise and extreme drought was a problem for the developing world.

Major Drought and Fire in Amazonian Forests Killed Billions of Trees, Plants

2021-07-20T14:56+0200azocleantech (en)

A major drought and forest fires in the Amazon rainforest killed billions of trees and plants and turned one of the world's largest carbon sinks into one of its biggest polluters. Triggered by the 2015-16 El Niño, extreme drought and associated mega-wildfires caused the death of around 2.

Amazzonia: la grande siccità e gli incendi hanno ucciso 2,5 miliardi di alberi e piante

2021-07-20T12:22+0200greenreport (it)

”Tracking the impacts of El Niño drought and fire in human-modified Amazonian forests”, pubblicato su Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America PNA S) da un folto team di scienziati europei e brasiliani, la grave siccità e gli incendi boschivi che hanno colpito....

Blaze defies US firefighters, power firm under scrutiny

2021-07-20T10:07+0200thesundaily (en)

LOS ANGELES : The large wildfire scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres Monday as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze. Oregon’s giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and destroyed 67 homes....

Oregon wildfire: Largest inferno in US is now larger than the city of Los Angeles

2021-07-20T09:49+0200thejournal (en)

THE LARGE WILDFIRE scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres yesterday as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze. Oregon’s giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and destroyed 67 homes in nearly....

Blaze defies US firefighters, power firm under scrutiny

2021-07-20T04:54+0200straitstimesSG (en)

LOS ANGELES (AFP) - The large wildfire scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres on Monday (July 19) as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze. Oregon's giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and....

Blaze defies US firefighters, power firm under scrutiny

2021-07-20T02:49+0200themalaymailonline (en)

LOS ANGELES, July 20 — The large wildfire scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres yesterday as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze. Oregon’s giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and....

Blaze defies US firefighters, power firm under scrutiny

2021-07-20T01:41+0200malaymail (en)

LOS ANGELES, July 20 — The large wildfire scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres yesterday as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze. Oregon’s giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and....

Blaze Defies US Firefighters, Power Firm Under Scrutiny

2021-07-20T01:03+0200barrons (en)

Oregon's giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and destroyed 67 homes in nearly two weeks of explosive growth, regularly forcing back firefighters who have only contained one quarter of its perimeter. "We are running firefighting operations through the day and all through the....

19/07/2021 Blaze defies US firefighters, power firm under scrutiny

2021-07-19T23:12+0200rfi-en (en)

Los Angeles (AFP) The large wildfire scorching the western US state of Oregon topped 300,000 acres Monday as it emerged a California power company linked to previous deadly fires may be responsible for a new blaze. Oregon's giant Bootleg Fire has triggered over 2,100 evacuations and destroyed 67....

Researchers warn that drought puts Amazon at risk of “massive dieback”

2021-07-19T22:47+0200eminetra (en)

Increasing climatic conditions accelerate the “massive dieback” of Amazon rainforests, according to the authors of a new study that found 2.5 billion trees dead in biomes after a drought a few years ago. There is a risk of causing it. Central Brazil is now Worst drought In 100 years, it has created the risk of water shortages and power outages.

Amazon Drought, Fires Killed Billions of Plants and Fueled Spike in Emissions

2021-07-19T22:12+0200courthousenews (en)

published Monday. Scientists who’ve been studying the area for more than eight years say around 2.5 billion trees and plants died as a result of extreme drought and “mega-wildfires” triggered by the 2015-16 El Niño, during which 495 million tons of carbon dioxide were emitted from an area that makes up just 1.

Epicentre of major Amazon droughts and fires saw 2.5 billion trees and vines killed

2021-07-19T21:58+0200eurekalert (en)

Credit: Marizilda Cruppe/Rede Amazônia Sustentável. A major drought and forest fires in the Amazon rainforest killed billions of trees and plants and turned one of the world's largest carbon sinks into one of its biggest polluters. Triggered by the 2015-16 El Niño, extreme drought and associated mega-wildfires caused the death of around 2.

Epicentre of major Amazon droughts and fires saw 2.5 billion trees and vines killed

2021-07-19T21:21+0200miragenews (en)

A major drought and forest fires in the Amazon rainforest killed billions of trees and plants and turned one of the world’s largest carbon sinks into one of its biggest polluters. Triggered by the 2015-16 El Niño, extreme drought and associated mega-wildfires caused the death of around 2.

Epicentre of major Amazon droughts and fires saw 2.5 billion trees and vines killed

2021-07-19T21:11+0200alphagalileo (en)

A major drought and forest fires in the Amazon rainforest killed billions of trees and plants and turned one of the world’s largest carbon sinks into one of its biggest polluters. Triggered by the 2015-16 El Niño, extreme drought and associated mega-wildfires caused the death of around 2.

España planta cara a Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T17:59+0200elnortedecastilla (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

Biggest impact from floods, Italy among most affected - ESPON

2021-07-19T14:46+0200lagazzettadelmezzogiorno-en (en)

BRUSSELS, JUL 19 - (By Alessandra Briganti). Climate change and its dramatic effects such as the floods which have devastated northern Europe in the last few days are a concrete and measurable reality, with an impact on our lives, but also on our economies.

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T12:01+0200diarioSur (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T12:00+0200canarias7 (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T11:54+0200elcomercio-es (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T11:53+0200elcorreodigital (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T11:51+0200eldiariomontanes (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T11:46+0200HoyDigital (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T11:37+0200leonoticias (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T11:36+0200DiarioVasco (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T09:25+0200diariodeburgos (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T09:21+0200diariopalentino (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T09:05+0200latribunadealbacete (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T07:45+0200sevilla-abc (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las Vegas,....

83-76 | España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T06:25+0200elMundo (es)

La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó esta madrugada por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a los Juegos Olímpicos de Tokio y en el que pagó caro su desacierto ofensivo mediado el tercer cuarto. Hasta ese momento del choque en el Michelob Ultra Arena de las....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T05:30+0200noticierouniversal (es)

La campeona del mundo estuvo por delante hasta mediado el tercer cuarto, pero un 11-0 de parcial acabó con sus opciones y cayó por 83-76. MADRID, 19 Jul. (EUROPA PRESS) – La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo a....

España no puede con Estados Unidos antes del reto olímpico

2021-07-19T05:15+0200europapress (es)

. La campeona del mundo estuvo por delante hasta mediado el tercer cuarto, pero un 11-0 de parcial acabó con sus opciones y cayó por 83-76. MADRID, 19 Jul. (EUROPA PRESS) - La selección española masculina de baloncesto cayó este domingo por 83-76 ante los Estados Unidos, en su último amistoso previo....

“Floods of death” sweep Germany, Western Europe and the infrastructure

2021-07-18T03:07+0200archyde (en)

Collapsed bridges, streets and squares submerged in water as if they were a river, damaged houses and homes with water flowing in and out, smashed cars, uprooted trees, thousands of people without electricity and clean water.. That is the summary of the current scene in Germany and Western Europe, where the region fell prey.

Las tormentas azotan Estados Unidos, causando deslizamientos de tierra y cortes de energía

2021-07-17T21:01+0200ezanime (es)

Mientras los incendios forestales arrasan el oeste asolado por la sequía, las tormentas severas continúan amenazando a otras regiones. En Arizona, las fuertes lluvias provocaron inundaciones que paralizaron la infraestructura, cerraron carreteras y provocaron la muerte de una mujer en el Parque Nacional del Gran Cañón, dijeron las autoridades.

Maltempo e terremoti: l’Europa sempre più vittima di calamità naturali, dal 1995 al 2017 danni per 77 miliardi di euro

2021-07-17T12:08+0200meteoweb (it)

Sebbene, da sempre, facciano più notizia le grosse calamità naturali che accadono negli Stati Uniti o in estremo Oriente, anche l’Europa, quasi silenziosamente e da diversi anni, è vittima di fenomeni estremi. Dal 1995 al 2017, alluvioni, tempeste, siccità e terremoti hanno causato in Europa quasi....

US: Oregon wildfire continues to destroy area 'larger than New York City' The massive fire raging in southern Oregon since the past 10 days is likely to continue due to unstable weather. A 'fire cloud' collapsed threatening firefighters with strong downdrafts and flying embers.

2021-07-17T11:53+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

Efforts to contain a vast blaze scorching the western US state of Oregon have failed, as forecasters said Friday that dry, unstable, and windy conditions were likely to keep fueling The Bootleg Fire in southern Oregon, near the border with California, was just one among dozens of major fires raging across the drought-stricken western United States .

Large western US blaze forces evacuations as lightning forecast

2021-07-17T07:16+0200bssnews (en)

LOS ANGELES, July 17, 2021 (BSS/AFP) - The extreme drought-hit western United States braced for more wildfire destruction Friday as efforts to contain a vast blaze scorching southern Oregon failed to progress, and dangerous dry lightning storms were forecast in California.

Large western US blaze forces evacuations as lightning forecast

2021-07-17T03:06+0200digitaljournal (en)

The extreme drought-hit western United States braced for more wildfire destruction Friday as efforts to contain a vast blaze scorching southern Oregon failed to progress, and dangerous dry lightning storms were forecast in California. The Bootleg Fire near Oregon’s border with California grew....

17/07/2021 Large western US blaze forces evacuations as lightning forecast

2021-07-17T02:43+0200rfi-en (en)

Los Angeles (AFP) The extreme drought-hit western United States braced for more wildfire destruction Friday as efforts to contain a vast blaze scorching southern Oregon failed to progress, and dangerous dry lightning storms were forecast in California.

Large western US blaze forces evacuations as lightning forecast

2021-07-17T01:01+0200urdupoint (en)

Los Angeles, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Jul, 2021 ) :The extreme drought-hit western United States braced for more wildfire destruction Friday as efforts to contain a vast blaze scorching southern Oregon failed to progress , and dangerous dry lightning storms were forecast in California.

Swipe to see how a major drought is devastating California's water resources

2021-07-16T22:37+0200azcentral (en)

Amid a major drought affecting much of the western United States , NASA released a series of unsettling satellite images Thursday reflecting the devastating effects of the dry conditions on on the Landsat 8 satellite show Shasta Lake and Lake Oroville this year and in June 2019 during more typical conditions.

Large Western US Blaze Forces Evacuations As Lightning Forecast

2021-07-16T21:45+0200barrons (en)

The extreme drought-hit western United States braced for more wildfire destruction Friday as efforts to contain a vast blaze scorching southern Oregon failed to progress, and dangerous dry lightning storms were forecast in California. The Bootleg Fire near Oregon's border with California grew....

16/07/2021 Large western US blaze forces evacuations as lightning forecast

2021-07-16T21:36+0200rfi-en (en)

Los Angeles (AFP) The extreme drought-hit western United States braced for more wildfire destruction Friday as efforts to contain a vast blaze scorching southern Oregon failed to progress, and dangerous dry lightning storms were forecast in California.

Hot spell threatens all-time records: Severe Western drought and heat wave, explained

2021-07-16T17:12+0200cnet (en)

The drought in the West is reaching new peaks. NOAA. Extreme heat and related drought continue to ramp up in the Western US and Canada, where they're currently bracing for a fourth heat wave since early June. New triple-digit record highs are in the forecast for places like Montana that are normally thought of as escapes from the summer sizzle.

Summer of extremes: floods, heat and fire

2021-07-16T14:57+0200miragenews (en)

Heavy rainfall has triggered devastating flooding causing dozens of casualties in Western Europe. Parts of Scandinavia are enduring a lasting heatwave, and smoke plumes from Siberia have affected air quality across the international dateline in Alaska. The unprecedented heat in Western North America has also triggered devastating wildfires.

MIL-OSI United Nations: Summer of extremes: floods, heat and fire

2021-07-16T14:51+0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: World Meteorological Organization. Heavy rainfall has triggered devastating flooding causing dozens of casualties in Western Europe. Parts of Scandinavia are enduring a lasting heatwave, and smoke plumes from Siberia have affected air quality across the international dateline in Alaska.

Oregon: Approximately 2,000 people evacuated as a huge “Bootleg Fire” torch area larger than New York City | US News

2021-07-16T12:42+0200eminetra (en)

Firefighters stretch up to four miles a day and are fighting to control wild hell that has left 2,000 people homeless in Oregon. The so-called Bootleg Fire is ripping the southeast Oregon And it is said to be the largest of the dozens of wildfires burning in the United States .

Chicago, la capitale delle acque messa a rischio dal climate change

2021-07-16T07:43+0200247libero (it)

A prima vista la città di Chicago, la terza più grande degli Stati Uniti per popolazione, sembra al riparo dai disastri del cambiamento climatico. Si trova all’interno del Paese, lontano cioè dagli oceani che si alzano in maniera preoccupante, a una latitudine abbastanza settentrionale e soprattutto....

Chicago, la capitale delle acque messa a rischio dal climate change

2021-07-16T06:37+0200linkiesta (it)

A prima vista la città di Chicago, la terza più grande degli Stati Uniti per popolazione, sembra al riparo dai disastri del cambiamento climatico. Si trova all’interno del Paese, lontano cioè dagli oceani che si alzano in maniera preoccupante, a una latitudine abbastanza settentrionale e soprattutto....

'Extreme' wildfires and heavy smoke grip western US and Canada

2021-07-16T05:00+0200timesofindia (en)

LOS ANGELES: A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada worsened Thursday as a massive Oregon blaze exploded in dry, windy conditions and a new California blaze threatened communities devastated by the 2018 Camp Fire.

‘Extreme' wildfires and heavy smoke grip western US and Canada

2021-07-16T04:49+0200qnewshub (en)

A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada worsened Thursday as a massive Oregon blaze exploded in dry, windy conditions and a new California blaze threatened communities devastated by the 2018 Camp Fire. Wildfire officials raised their preparedness level to the....

Wildfires engulf parts of western US, Canada as thousands displaced

2021-07-16T02:15+0200trtworld (en)

Firefighters at the Bootleg Fire, northeast of Klamath Falls, Oregon, July 15, 2021 . (AFP) A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada has worsened as a massive Oregon blaze exploded in dry, windy conditions and a new California blaze threatened communities devastated by the 2018 Camp Fire.

'Extreme' wildfires and heavy smoke grip western U.S. and Canada

2021-07-16T01:46+0200japantoday (en)

A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada worsened Thursday as a massive Oregon blaze exploded in dry, windy conditions and a new California blaze threatened communities devastated by the 2018 Camp Fire. Wildfire officials raised their preparedness level to the....

'Extreme' wildfires and heavy smoke grip western US and Canada

2021-07-15T22:32+0200phys (en)

A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada worsened Thursday as a massive Oregon blaze exploded in dry, windy conditions and a new California blaze threatened communities devastated by the 2018 Camp Fire. Wildfire officials raised their preparedness level to the....

'Extreme' wildfires and heavy smoke grip western US and Canada

2021-07-15T21:48+0200straitstimesSG (en)

LOS ANGELES (AFP) - A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada worsened on Thursday (July 15) as a massive Oregon blaze exploded in dry, windy conditions and a new California blaze threatened communities devastated by the 2018 Camp Fire.

15/07/2021 'Extreme' wildfires and heavy smoke grip western US and Canada

2021-07-15T21:44+0200rfi-en (en)

Los Angeles (AFP) A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada worsened Thursday as a massive Oregon blaze exploded in dry, windy conditions and a new California blaze threatened communities devastated by the 2018 Camp Fire.

'Extreme' Wildfires And Heavy Smoke Grip Western US And Canada

2021-07-15T21:44+0200barrons (en)

A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada worsened Thursday as a massive Oregon blaze exploded in dry, windy conditions and a new California blaze threatened communities devastated by the 2018 Camp Fire. US wildfire officials raised their inter-agency preparedness....

Everything you ever wanted to know about climate change but were scared to ask.

2021-07-15T16:23+0200jamiiforums (en)

What does global warming entail According to the UN's International Panel on Climate Change, the average global temperature has increased by 1°C, or 2°F, over the past century, due to the Industrial Revolution. Over the course of the twentieth century, global temperature increased by an average of 0.

Wildfires come here after a record-breaking heat wave in British Columbia

2021-07-14T09:14+0200eminetra (en)

Every day, there are more signs that anthropogenic factors are causing unpleasant changes in our climate. Here in beautiful British Columbia, this means wildfires are once again threatening countless forests, communities and wildlife. By the end of June 2021, more than 40 wildfires were rampant....

Improving flood response in Somalia through remote sensing

2021-07-14T00:01+0200reliefWeb (en)

Satellite imagery reports riverbank breakages in real time. Somalia , like many countries, is affected by frequent climate-related hazards such as floods, droughts and tropical storms. Flood frequency has increased in Somalia over the past 20 years, resulting in the disruption of people’s livelihoods and the economy at large.

What is wildfire season and why is it so bad?

2021-07-13T16:07+0200independent-UK (en)

Wildfires have, unfortunately, maintained a heavy presence in the news cycle in recent years. Violent waves of flame that can spread at up to 14 miles per hour in grasslands, wildfires have spent the last couple of decades turning from occupational hazard to looming environmental catastrophe.

China's extreme weather warnings avoid talk of climate change

2021-07-13T06:19+0200straitstimesSG (en)

BEIJING (BLOOMBERG) - As unprecedented heatwaves sweep across large parts of the Northern Hemisphere, China is telling its people to brace for another summer of dangerous floods and droughts. China's National Climate Centre this month predicted "generally poor weather conditions" for the rest of the....

Wildfires rage across million acres as heat wave stifles western US, Canada

2021-07-13T00:51+0200heraldsun (en)

Some 850,000 acres were on fire in the United States -- mainly in western states such as Oregon, California and Arizona -- while more than 300,000 acres smoldered in Canada's British Columbia alone, according to wildfire officials. The US National Weather Service (NWS) warned dangerous temperatures....

Millions sweltering in US west as Canada takes emergency steps

2021-07-12T01:39+0200malaymail (en)

Rahel Kidne and her daughter Eliana play in water to cool off during the scorching weather of a heatwave, at a River Landing splash park in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan July 2, 2021. — Reuters pic. LOS ANGELES, July 12 — Millions of people across the western United States and Canada were hit Sunday by a....

Millions sweltering in US west as Canada takes emergency steps

2021-07-12T01:33+0200themalaymailonline (en)

Rahel Kidne and her daughter Eliana play in water to cool off during the scorching weather of a heatwave, at a River Landing splash park in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan July 2, 2021. — Reuters pic. LOS ANGELES, July 12 — Millions of people across the western United States and Canada were hit Sunday by a....

Wildfires hit the western United States after one of the hottest temperatures ever recorded

2021-07-10T18:32+0200eminetra (en)

According to one expert, a fire in the western United States has created its own lightning. (Photo: AP) Extensive evacuation is underway in the western United States amid more devastating wildfires. Inspired by one of the hottest days ever recorded, the flames urged some authorities in Nevada,....

Por ahora, la agricultura de Florida ha sufrido pocas consecuencias del huracán Elsa

2021-07-09T15:26+0200freshplaza (es)

Después del paso del huracán Elsa por el sureste de Estados Unidos el miércoles, los productores de Florida, donde se decía que se dirigía el huracán, parecen respirar con alivio. "Florida se ha salvado de cualquier consecuencia grave, pues el sistema cambió de rumbo ligeramente hacia el oeste....

Nord America soffocato dal caldo, nessuna tregua: cittadini invitati a risparmiare acqua ed energia

2021-07-09T10:41+0200iconaclima (it)

Nessuna tregua in vista per i settori occidentali del Nord America, soffocati da un caldo senza precedenti che ha già ucciso centinaia di persone. Le cifre sono da brividi: si stima che negli Stati Uniti abbiano perso la vita circa 200 persone e che nell’ovest del Canada i morti siano circa 500.

Caldo, ondata negli USA senza precedenti: quasi 200 morti

2021-07-09T08:23+0200fanpage (it)

116 decessi in Oregon e 78 nello stato di Washington, una zona degli Stati Uniti normalmente temperata a livello climatico. I dati arrivano nei giorni in cui il World Weather Attribution pubblica uno studio che dimostra come l’ondata di caldo anomalo che ha colpito gli Usa nord-occidentali e il Canada dipende dall’uomo.

Why are Colorado’s summers getting hotter? It’s climate change

2021-07-09T00:59+0200denverpost (en)

Colorado’s summers are getting warmer and drier, and it’s all because of climate change. At its core, climate change is simply a change in the usual weather that a location experiences over time — the 80218 zip code in Denver, the state of Colorado, the contiguous United States or the entire planet.

Brazil drought crisis linked to global climate change, minister says By Jake Spring BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil's Mines and Energy Minister Bento Albuquerque said on Thursday the country's current drought crisis is part ... 1h ago

2021-07-08T23:51+0200kelo (en)

By Jake Spring. BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil’s Mines and Energy Minister Bento Albuquerque said on Thursday the country’s current drought crisis is part of extreme dryness in many parts of the world, including the U.S. West Coast, and is linked to global climate change.

Record Droughts Plague Latin America

2021-07-08T23:46+0200as-coa (en)

The country’s extensive national hydroelectric power system c annot fulfill current energy demands with its low reservoir levels, which are currently at 35 percent capacity. Hydropower plants supply 70 percent of the country’s total electricity , and as the plants run dry, the government is filling....

FACT SHEET: Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework Creates Economic Opportunities for Rural America

2021-07-08T23:38+0200thepoliticianspost (en)

Today, despite the fact that rural and Tribal communities across the country are asset-rich, they make up a disproportionate number of persistent poverty communities. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework invests in rural and Tribal communities, creating jobs in rural America and wealth that stays in rural America.

Brazil drought crisis linked to global climate change, minister says By Jake Spring BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil's Mines and Energy Minister Bento Albuquerque said on Thursday the country's current drought crisis is part ... 1h ago

2021-07-08T23:37+0200wsau (en)

By Jake Spring. BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil’s Mines and Energy Minister Bento Albuquerque said on Thursday the country’s current drought crisis is part of extreme dryness in many parts of the world, including the U.S. West Coast, and is linked to global climate change.

FACT SHEET: Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework Creates Economic Opportunities for Rural America

2021-07-08T23:12+0200miragenews (en)

Today, despite the fact that rural and Tribal communities across the country are asset-rich, they make up a disproportionate number of persistent poverty communities. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework invests in rural and Tribal communities, creating jobs in rural America and wealth that stays in rural America.

FACT SHEET: Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework Creates Economic Opportunities for Rural America

2021-07-08T23:10+0200Whitehouse (en)

Today, despite the fact that rural and Tribal communities across the country are asset-rich, they make up a disproportionate number of persistent poverty communities. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework invests in rural and Tribal communities, creating jobs in rural America and wealth that stays in rural America.

N. America’s warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 15:02:00 +0200manilastandard-ph (en)

Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the northwest of the United States and into Canada, where the all-time record daily temperature was broken three days in a row in British Columbia. The region was 1.2 degrees Celsius (34.2 degrees Fahrenheit) above the 1991-2020 average in June,....

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest...

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 14:44:00 +0200dhakatribune (en)

Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming. Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the....

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 13:52:00 +0200europesun (en)

Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the northwest of the United States and into Canada. Globally, June 2021 joins the same month in 2018 as the fourth warmest June. It was the second warmest June on record for Europe, while northern Siberia also saw extremely high summer temperatures.

North America hit by warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 13:25:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

North America witnessed its hottest June on record battered by a deadly heatwave searing parts of the region, according to the European Union’s climate monitoring service. The EU said on Wednesday that its findings illustrate the effects of global warming.

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 12:36:00 +0200cambodiantimes (en)

Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the northwest of the United States and into Canada. Globally, June 2021 joins the same month in 2018 as the fourth warmest June. It was the second warmest June on record for Europe, while northern Siberia also saw extremely high summer temperatures.

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 12:12:00 +0200longbeachstar (en)

Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the northwest of the United States and into Canada. Globally, June 2021 joins the same month in 2018 as the fourth warmest June. It was the second warmest June on record for Europe, while northern Siberia also saw extremely high summer temperatures.

News24.com | Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 12:00:00 +0200news24 (en)

Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the northwest of the United States and into Canada. Globally, June 2021 joins the same month in 2018 as the fourth warmest June. It was the second warmest June on record for Europe, while northern Siberia also saw extremely high summer temperatures.

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record 18 mins ago News

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 11:51:00 +0200guardian-ng (en)

A child plays in a sprinkler on the National Mall as the DC area experiences a heatwave on June 30, 2021, in Washington, DC. – Climate change is causing record-setting temperatures to become more frequent. Globally, the decade to 2019 was the hottest recorded, and the five hottest years have all occurred within the last five years.

Heatwave stokes North America's hottest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 11:07:00 +0200BangkokPost (en)

PARIS: Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming. Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest....

Heatwave recorded the warmest June in North America

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:37:00 +0200floridanewstimes (en)

The European Union’s climate monitoring service said Wednesday that it was showing the effects of global warming, saying last month was the hottest June in North America and was hit by a raging heat wave in parts of the region. I reported. From the southwestern part of the United States to the....

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:36:00 +0200gmanews (en)

Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming. Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the....

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:20:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union’s climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming. Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the....

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:18:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the northwest of the United States and into Canada, where the all-time....

North America Hit Record Temperatures In June

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:18:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

Paris, France: Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming.

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:03:00 +0200phys (en)

Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming. Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to....

Heatwave Stokes North America's Warmest June On Record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 09:57:00 +0200barrons (en)

Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming. Record-breaking heat scorched from the southwest to the....

North America experiences hottest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 09:57:00 +0200RTERadio (en)

. Children cool off in a park in Brooklyn, New York. Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming.

Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 09:45:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

PARIS (AFP) - Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported on Wednesday (July 7), saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming.

07/07/2021 Heatwave stokes North America's warmest June on record

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 09:19:00 +0200rfi-en (en)

Paris (AFP) Last month was the hottest June on record in North America, stoked by a deadly heatwave searing across parts of the region, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Wednesday, saying it illustrates the impacts of global warming.

Stati Uniti, apocalisse climatica: incendi, uragani e siccità dal Nord Ovest alla Florida

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 08:54:00 +0200ecomy-it (it)

Acqua, vento, fuoco: è una vera apocalisse climatica quella che in queste ore sta travolgendo l’America. Da giorni il Canada letteralmente brucia, travolto da un’ondata di caldo senza precedenti con temperature molto al di sopra dei 40 gradi, cioè addirittura 10-15 gradi più su della norma.

Stati Uniti, apocalisse climatica: incendi, uragani e siccità dal Nord Ovest alla Florida La Repubblica

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 08:37:00 +0200msn-nl (it)

Acqua, vento, fuoco: è una vera apocalisse climatica quella che in queste ore sta travolgendo l’America. Da giorni il Canada letteralmente brucia, travolto da un’ondata di caldo senza precedenti con temperature molto al di sopra dei 40 gradi, cioè addirittura 10-15 gradi più su della norma.

Stati Uniti, apocalisse climatica: incendi, uragani e siccità dal Nord Ovest alla Florida

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 07:32:00 +0200repubblica (it)

Acqua, vento, fuoco: è una vera apocalisse climatica quella che in queste ore sta travolgendo l’America. Da giorni il Canada letteralmente brucia, travolto da un’ondata di caldo senza precedenti con temperature molto al di sopra dei 40 gradi, cioè addirittura 10-15 gradi più su della norma.

Los agricultores occidentales luchan por la justicia, las empresas en medio de una sequía ‘como el huracán Katrina’

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 04:25:00 +0200ezanime (es)

Mientras el oeste de los Estados Unidos continúa enfrentando un período de meses de sequía extrema, los agricultores estadounidenses están sintiendo efectos catastróficos en sus medios de vida. Ron Gibson maneja 1.500 cabezas de ganado en el norte de Utah, pero pronto podría carecer de los recursos para mantener su rebaño.

New floods and drought maps to help tackle floods in Ghana

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 19:46:00 +0200graphic-gh (en)

A two-day national capacity building workshop on the development of flood and drought risk maps in the Volta Basin has begun in Accra today, July 5, 2021. The flood and drought maps, when developed, will help the country to tackle the menace of floods in a multi-dimensional perspective.

Il geyser più famoso di Yellowstone potrebbe non eruttare più e le conseguenze potrebbero essere molto gravi

Fri, 02 Jul 2021 14:32:00 +0200greenme (it)

Se le temperature dovessero aumentare di 10° C entro la fine del secolo, l’Old Faithful potrebbe smettere di eruttare e il manto nevoso che alimenta i fiumi a ovest potrebbe scomparire. Uno dei più grandi geyser del Parco di Yellowstone, negli Stati Uniti, protagonista nel settembre scorso di una....

Tra Canada e Stati Uniti dopo il caldo record, è emergenza incendi e siccità

Fri, 02 Jul 2021 09:35:00 +0200iconaclima (it)

L’alquanto impressionante ondata di caldo che ha interessato i settori occidentali di Canada e Stati Uniti, spingendo il termometro verso nuovi inimmaginabili record storici , ha avuto conseguenze dirette sullo stato di salute degli abitanti (con decine di morti improvvise) e sullo stress termico....

Persistent Drought Affects More Than Half of U.S. SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) -- A major heatwave is affecting the Pacific Northwest of the United States, but the stretch of unusually hot and dry weather is just the latest addition to drought conditions the country has been experiencing since late 2020.

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 18:31:00 +0200kelo (en)

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — A major heatwave is affecting the Pacific Northwest of the United States , but the stretch of unusually hot and dry weather is just the latest addition to drought conditions the country has been experiencing since late 2020. have spurred demand for water and cooling, while leaving reservoirs emptier than usual.

Extreme events: Ecosystems offer cost-effective protection

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 19:32:00 +0200phys (en)

Decision-makers around the world are increasingly interested in using ecosystem solutions such as mangroves, coral reefs, sand dunes and forests on steep slopes to help buffer the impacts from hazard events and protect populations. But what evidence exists to show the efficacy of nature-based....

Extreme events: Ecosystems offer cost effective protection

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 17:39:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Decision-makers around the world are increasingly interested in using ecosystem solutions such as mangroves, coral reefs, sand dunes and forests on steep slopes to help buffer the impacts from hazard events and protect populations. But what evidence exists to show the efficacy of nature-based....

How the ripple effects of extreme weather events will impact the systems that keep our world running

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 17:04:00 +0200skynews (en)

Officials in British Columbia believe that record-shattering heat may be responsible for dozens of deaths over the past few days. It is a stark and tragic example of what happens when regions used to one thing, in this case, rainfall and moderate temperatures, are suddenly faced with the other extreme.

President Biden, California Governor Gavin Newsom, and other Western Governor discuss the threat of a devastating wildfire

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 14:33:00 +0200floridanewstimes (en)

Governor Gavin Newsom went to Siscue County on Wednesday morning and lava fires are currently burning over 13,000 acres. Relation: Map shows California’s most dangerous areas to damage wildfires He effectively meets with President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and other Western Governor....

Extreme events: ecosystems offer cost effective protection

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 09:26:00 +0200cmcc (en)

Ecosystems can buffer impacts from hazard events and provide other benefits such as clean water, biodiversity and human well-being. Twenty-eight researchers from 11 nations, including Jaroslav Mysiak of the CMCC Foundation, spent several years analyzing over 500 peer-reviewed articles on mangroves, coral reefs, sand dunes, slope forests and more.

California's blue oak woodlands threatened by hotter temps, longer droughts

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 17:28:00 +0200upi (en)

The latest analysis, published Tuesday in the journal Frontiers in Climate , revealed declines of more than 1,200 square kilometers, or nearly 650 square miles. The blue oak, Quercus douglasii , which is endemic to California, can be found dotting the foothills of the Sierra Nevadas.

Hotter, More Frequent Droughts Threaten California’s Iconic Blue Oak Forests

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 17:01:00 +0200enn (en)

California’s old-growth blue oak woodlands are dying off, shows a recent study by the open access publisher Frontiers. California’s old-growth blue oak woodlands are dying off, shows a recent study by the open access publisher Frontiers. The authors use a new approach to show that heat, drought and....

UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES : Opening Statement of Ranking Member Frank Lucas at Full Committee Hearing on Wildland Fire Science

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 16:49:00 +02004-traders (en)

Thank you, Chairwoman Johnson, for holding this hearing. Today's hearing is timely as we enter the summer months which have traditionally marked the beginning of wildfire season. However, I am sure many of my western colleagues would agree that there is really not much of a true wildfire season anymore, with fires occurring year-round.

Le reti crollano sotto l'ondata di caldo

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 12:03:00 +0200technologyreview-it (it)

Nel nord-ovest degli Stati Uniti le temperature troppo alte, gli incendi e le tempeste invernali richiedono revisioni del sistema energetico per mettere le persone al sicuro di fronte all’accelerazione del cambiamento climatico. L'ondata di caldo record che ha infiammato il nord-ovest degli Stati....

Hotter, more frequent droughts threaten California's iconic blue oak woodlands

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 10:40:00 +0200terradaily (en)

The devastating 2012 - 2016 drought in California triggered widespread tree cover loss and die-offs of a variety of species in the region. A new study in the open access journal Frontiers in Climate is the first to show that California's iconic blue oak (Quercus douglasii) woodlands have also decreased by more than 1,200 km2.

Hotter, more frequent droughts threaten California's iconic blue oak woodlands

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 09:58:00 +0200phys (en)

Frontiers in Climate is the first to show that California's iconic blue oak ( Quercus douglasii ) woodlands have also decreased by more than 1,200 km2. By another metric, which reflects the altered or deteriorating condition of the tree cover, the blue oak range has lost over 600 km 2 in addition.

Hotter, more frequent droughts threaten California's iconic blue oak woodlands

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 06:44:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

The devastating 2012 - 2016 drought in California triggered widespread tree cover loss and die-offs of a variety of species in the region. A new study in the open access journal Frontiers in Climate is the first to show that California's iconic blue oak ( Quercus douglasii ) woodlands have also decreased by more than 1,200 km2.

Extreme heat and the ongoing aridification of the West

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 23:38:00 +0200thehill (en)

and predictions of yet another extreme wildfire year . Even so, in reality, the story is worse. Much of the West — from California east to New Mexico and north into Canada — is now plagued by extreme and exceptional drought . Precipitation, especially of the frozen winter variety most important to....

Anche New York si prepara alle conseguenze dalla crisi climatica: la grande mela minacciata dall’innalzamento del mare

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 16:34:00 +0200iconaclima (it)

La crisi climatica preoccupa sempre più gli Stati Uniti, e anche la città di New York deve fare i conti con i suoi effetti. La situazione è critica in tutto il Nord America: proprio in questo periodo i settori occidentali del continente stanno facendo fronte a un clima eccezionalmente caldo e una siccità spaventosa .

Yellowstone: la siccità potrebbe "spegnere" anche l'Old Faithful

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 13:22:00 +0200laprovinciapavese (it)

A Yellowstone fa sempre più caldo. Troppo. Il parco nazionale più antico degli Stati Uniti d’America (fondato nel 1872) è minacciato dal riscaldamento globale. Lo spiega un nuovo studio condotto dai ricercatori della Montana State University, dell’Us Geological Survey e dell’Università del Wyoming....

PM Imran Khan urges youth to gear up for 'biggest tree planting campaign in Pakistan's history'

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 10:40:00 +0200menafn (en)

- NewsIn.Asia) Pakistan, June 28 (Dawn) – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday asked all Pakistanis, especially the youth, to prepare themselves for the “biggest tree planting campaign in Pakistan’s history” ahead of the monsoon season this year. The premier shared an infographic on Twitter that....

PM Imran urges youth to gear up for 'biggest tree planting campaign in Pakistan's history'

Sun, 27 Jun 2021 12:22:00 +0200dawn (en)

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday asked all Pakistanis, especially the youth to prepare themselves for the "biggest tree planting campaign in Pakistan's history" ahead of the monsoon season this year. The premier shared an infographic on Twitter that showed the number of trees per person in different countries.

‘Am I scared? You betcha’: Here's why drought scientists have their bugout bags ready to go

Sat, 26 Jun 2021 14:19:00 +0200alternet (en)

Climate change deniers, failing to see the big picture, will look at the increase in hurricanes, droughts, wildfires, flooding and other disasters and say, "So what? These things have always existed." Yes, they have, but they are becoming more severe, more intense and more common.

Grid and water (in)security: Climate change, hackers and uncertainty

Fri, 25 Jun 2021 18:47:00 +0200thehill (en)

Temperatures of 110 degrees Fahrenheit, 115 degrees and sometimes higher are not necessarily new phenomena for Texas and California — but happening in the early days of June raises profound questions for energy grid operators, electricity generation and the future of U.S. energy security.

It’s 118 Degrees in Siberia. Great.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:08:00 +0200vice-com-uk (en)

Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. The Arctic Circle is known for viciously cold winter temperatures that can cause frostbite within minutes—but this summer, parts of the area are so hot that touching the ground could burn your skin.

La lluvia por sí sola no resolverá el impacto de la sequía en California

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 01:58:00 +0200iagua (es)

en las que se presentan las previsiones de temperatura y precipitación en los Estado Unidos para el próximo trimestre. Mientras que millones de ciudadanos aguardan la llegada de El Niño, con la esperanza de que aporte grandes cantidades de lluvia y nieve sobre California, numerosos meteorólogos han....

Usa: l’ondata di caldo estremo sta aggravando la siccità

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 10:25:00 +0200iconaclima (it)

Secondo il Drought Monitor statunitense, più del 25% del territorio degli Stati occidentali si trova in una situazione di siccità eccezionale. Un’ondata di caldo estremo è in atto diverse zone degli Stati Uniti. A Phoenix in Arizona per 5 giorni di fila si sono toccati i 42 gradi .

La ONU alertó sobre una nueva “pandemia”: la falta de lluvias y la consecuente sequía

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 02:56:00 +0200misionesonline (es)

La Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) advirtió que es posible que se aproxime otro problema a nivel global que podría “convertirse en la próxima pandemia”. Se trata de un fenómeno para el cual no existe ninguna vacuna. El aviso de la entidad trasnacional tiene que ver con el problema de la....

El crecimiento demográfico de las regiones menos fértiles del planeta, motor de la desertificación

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 01:52:00 +0200noticiasdelatierra (es)

Según las previsiones demográficas mundiales de 2019 de las Naciones Unidas , la población mundial aumentará de 7 700 millones de personas en 2020 a 9 700 millones en 2050. and La superpoblación, unida a la sobreexplotación de los recursos naturales y a la contaminación y los residuos generados en....

La sequía y la desertificación pueden convertirse en la "próxima pandemia", según advierte la ONU: la península ibérica será el territorio europeo más afectado por este fenómeno

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 14:24:00 +0200businessinsider-es (es)

La ONU ha advertido sobre un problema que no siempre se tiene en cuenta, pero que puede ser perjudicial para muchos países: la desertificación y las sequías. La península ibérica sería uno de los territorios europeos más afectadas por este fenómeno, según explica un informe publicado por WWF. .

Extreme heat wave swept through the southwestern United States experts: or the worst drought in 1200 |

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 12:43:00 +0200archyde (en)

Original title: Extreme heat wave swept through the southwestern United States Expert: Or the worst drought in 1200 Source: Overseas Network. The extreme heat wave sweeping through the southwestern United States has broken hundreds of temperature records at the same time, exacerbating historic....

As we mark world desertification day

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 05:28:00 +0200dailytrust (en)

Africa is the continent most affected by desertification, and one of the most obvious natural borders on the landmass is the Southern edge of the Sahara desert. The countries that lie on the edge of the Sahara are among the poorest in the world, and they are subject to periodic droughts that devastate its people.

Record heat wave hits western U.S. Millions of people are under heat advisories as a record-breaking heat wave grips much of the western United States, worsening droughts and increasing the threat of wildfires. CBS News national correspondent Jonathan Vigliotti spoke with CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers....

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 16:51:00 +0200CBSnews (en)

Western U.S. gripped by drought and wildfire threat during record heat wave Millions of people are under heat advisories as a record-breaking heat wave grips much of the western United States , worsening droughts and increasing the threat of wildfires. CBS News national correspondent Jonathan....

La siccità rischia di essere “la prossima pandemia”

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 12:07:00 +0200lanuovaecologia (it)

Ad affermarlo è l’Onu in un nuovo report. Almeno 1,5 miliardi di persone sono state direttamente colpite in questo secolo con un costo stimato di 124 miliardi di dollari. In questo secolo almeno 1,5 miliardi di persone sono state direttamente colpite dalla siccità e il costo economico è stato....

Climate refugees – the world’s forgotten victims

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 10:55:00 +0200europeansting (en)

Data on climate refugees – those forced to flee due to disasters and other weather events – is limited, which is why they’re called the “forgotten victims of climate change”. Australian think tank IEP predicts that at least 1.2 billion people could be displaced by such climate-related events by 2050.

La siccità è sul punto di diventare la «prossima pandemia»: l’allarme ONU

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 09:22:00 +0200iconaclima (it)

La siccità colpisce più persone di qualsiasi altro disastro a lenta insorgenza e nei prossimi anni determinerà il corso dello sviluppo umano man mano che l’ emergenza climatica peggiora. A lanciare l’allarme è l’agenzia delle Nazioni Unite responsabile della gestione globale del rischio di....

La mujer en la velocidad de la vida y el uso sostenible de la tierra

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 07:40:00 +0200almomento (es)

POR DIGNA ZORRILLA RAMIREZ. En el marco de la Convención de las Naciones Unidas para la Lucha Contra la Desertificación y Sequía (CNULCD), los países se comprometen a realizar acciones estratégicas que permitan mejorar el uso de la tierra en sus naciones.

La Asamblea General de Naciones Unidas decide proclamar el 17 de junio Día Mundial de Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 22:08:00 +0200elmanana-mx (es)

La Asamblea General de Naciones Unidas decide proclamar el 17 de junio Día Mundial de Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía . El decreto fue establecido por la ONU para crear conciencia de la importancia que tiene para los seres humanos y el planeta abordar y dar soluciones a los problemas de....

Can the US Survive California’s Drought?

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 20:15:00 +0200cleantechnica (en)

across the United States . How bad is it? The current drought is a national and international crisis. Considering that California produces more than a third of the vegetables and two-thirds of the fruits and nuts sold in the United States, the drought is affecting more than California and the Southwest.

Climate-Related Drought Disasters Threaten Development, UN Warns

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 19:46:00 +0200voacambodia (en)

GENEVA — The United Nations warns accelerating climate change is causing a dramatic intensification of global drought disasters, which are threatening agricultural production, the world’s safe water supply and other essential aspects of human development. The U.N. Office for Disaster Risk Reduction has launched a “ U.

What Is a Megadrought?

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 18:40:00 +0200nytimes (en)

The Western United States is locked in an extreme drought this year that is one of the worst on record. But for a large part of the region the only thing that makes this year different is the severity of the conditions. Much of the Southwest is in the throes of a megadrought.

DF Lab Opinión: Políticas sobre desertificación y sequía: comprender el ciclo hidrológico de Chile

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 18:19:00 +0200df-CL (es)

La sostenibilidad de los ecosistemas es crucial para garantizar la seguridad hídrica de la humanidad; así lo confirmó un reporte de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas de 2015. Hoy 17 de junio se conmemora el Día Mundial contra la Desertificación y la Sequía , instancia que obliga una reflexión....

La sequía en México se debe al fenómeno de la celda de Hadley

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 17:49:00 +0200efeverde (es)

En 2020 la ONU reportó que el 55 % del territorio mexicano presentaba afectación por erosión hídrica y eólica por lo que llamó al Gobierno mexicano a luchar contra la desertificación, según recuerda un comunicado de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) Esto para alcanzar los Objetivos....

Climate-Related Drought Disasters Threaten Development, UN Warns

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 17:12:00 +0200longbeachstar (en)

GENEVA - The United Nations warns accelerating climate change is causing a dramatic intensification of global drought disasters, which are threatening agricultural production, the world's safe water supply and other essential aspects of human development. The U.N. Office for Disaster Risk Reduction has launched a "Special Report on Drought 2021.

Climate-Related Drought Disasters Threaten Development, UN Warns

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 16:18:00 +0200cambodiantimes (en)

GENEVA - The United Nations warns accelerating climate change is causing a dramatic intensification of global drought disasters, which are threatening agricultural production, the world's safe water supply and other essential aspects of human development. The U.N. Office for Disaster Risk Reduction has launched a "Special Report on Drought 2021.

Climate-Related Drought Disasters Threaten Development, UN Warns

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:58:00 +0200voanews (en)

GENEVA - The United Nations warns accelerating climate change is causing a dramatic intensification of global drought disasters, which are threatening agricultural production, the world’s safe water supply and other essential aspects of human development. The U.N. Office for Disaster Risk Reduction has launched a U.

La mujer en la velocidad de la vida y el uso sostenible de la tierra

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:38:00 +0200dominicanoshoy (es)

Por: Digna Zorrilla Ramírez. Santo Domingo, RD. -En el marco de la Convención de las Naciones Unidas para la Lucha Contra la Desertificación y Sequía (CNULCD), los países se comprometen a realizar acciones estratégicas que permitan mejorar el uso de la tierra en sus naciones.

Il 17 giugno si celebra la Giornata mondiale per la lotta alla desertificazione e siccità, istituita dalle...

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:19:00 +0200novamont (it)

Giornata mondiale per la lotta alla desertificazione e siccità: suoli sani per la ripresa economica e la salvaguardia del pianeta. Il 17 giugno si celebra la Giornata mondiale per la lotta alla desertificazione e siccità , istituita dalle Nazioni Unite con l’obiettivo di sensibilizzare l’opinione....

Diez buenas noticias sobre desertización

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 14:30:00 +0200noticiasdelatierra (es)

La Convención para Combatir la Desertización de las Naciones Unidas propone el lema “Restaurar la tierra y recuperarnos” para celebrar el Día Mundial de Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía de este año. Afortunadamente, también hay buenas noticias: 1. La desertización se puede frenar.

Sobreexplotación de acuíferos y cambio climático adelantan la desertificación

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 14:12:00 +0200efeverde (es)

Según el Programa de Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente (PNUMA), la actividad humana ha alterado “tres cuartas partes de la Tierra”, siendo necesaria de manera “urgente” la recuperación del ecosistema degradado que también afecta a otras especies. La responsable del proyectos de cambio climático....

Siccità e desertificazione: urgenze per il mondo

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 12:18:00 +0200agenparl (it)

(AGENPARL) – VATICAN CITY, gio 17 giugno 2021 Il 17 giugno è la Giornata mondiale per la lotta alla desertificazione e alla siccità. Una ricorrenza indetta dalle Nazioni Unite per celebrare l’adozione della Convenzione delle Nazioni Unite per la lotta alla desertificazione (UNCCD) del 1994. Il tema di quest’anno è “Restauro.

Africa: Unicef, oltre 220 milioni di bambini vivono in condizioni di insicurezza idrica

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 11:34:00 +0200agenzianova (it)

Roma, 17 giu 11:04 - (Agenzia Nova) - Oltre 220 milioni di bambini e le loro famiglie in Africa vivono in condizioni di insicurezza idrica. È la denuncia del Fondo delle Nazioni Unite per l'infanzia (Unicef), che in una nota diffusa oggi in occasione della Giornata mondiale contro la desertificazione e la siccità.

Giornata mondiale contro la desertificazione: un fenomeno che avanza

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 09:01:00 +0200canaleenergia (it)

e alla siccità, che si celebra il 17 giugno di ogni anno, è una ricorrenza indetta nel 1995 dalle Nazioni Unite per promuovere la consapevolezza degli sforzi internazionali al fine di combattere la desertificazione e gli effetti della siccità. Giornata mondiale contro la desertificazione, il tema chiave per il 2021.

Día Mundial de Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 08:35:00 +0200ambientum (es)

Hoy, 17 de junio, se celebra el Día Mundial de Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía , declarado por la Asamblea General de la ONU, a través de su resolución A/RES/49/115, aprobada el 19 de diciembre de 1994. Lema para el Día Mundial de Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía. El lema para este año 2021 es “Restauración.

ACQUA E CAMBIAMENTI CLIMATICI Tutelare il diritto all'acqua e le risorse idriche per l'agricoltura

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 07:24:00 +0200rivistanatura (it)

Oggi 17 giugno è la Giornata mondiale per la lotta alla desertificazione . Istituzioni, imprese e società civile sono chiamati a impegnarsi per la tutela delle risorse idriche e il diritto all’acqua. Il tema scelto quest’anno, in analogia con l’avvio del Decennio ONU per il ripristino....

Día mundial de lucha contra la desertificación y la sequía

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 07:13:00 +0200elmostrado (es)

Señor Director: La Organización de las Naciones Unidas asegura que el 33% de los suelos del planeta están erosionados. Por eso, instauró cada 17 de junio como el Día mundial de la lucha contra la desertificación y la sequía como efeméride que debe conducirnos como sociedad a tomar consciencia sobre....

Día Mundial de Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía 2021: Y yo, ¿qué puedo hacer?

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 06:09:00 +0200antena3noticias (es)

Cada 17 de junio se celebra el Día Mundial de la Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía con el fin de concienciar acerca de las iniciativas para combatir la degradación de las tierras. La Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) creó la Convención de Lucha contra la Desertificación en el año....

Giornata Mondiale per la Lotta alla Siccità

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 19:28:00 +0200it-geosnews (it)

Confagricoltura: "Raccolti a rischio con il degrado del suolo. Prioritario mettere in sicurezza terreni e produzioni"Domani, 17 giugno, è la Giornata Mondiale per la Lotta alla Desertificazione e alla Siccità, istituita nel 2015 dalle Nazioni Unite, dedicata quest’anno alla trasformazione dei terreni degradati in terreni sani.

Giornata mondiale contro la siccità: tuteliamo il Made in Italy

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 16:58:00 +0200247libero (it)

La giornata mondiale contro la siccità e la desertificazione , che cade il 17 giugno, in analogia con l’avvio del Decennio ONU per il ripristino dell’ecosistema (2021 -2030), quest’anno si concentrerà sulla trasformazione dei terreni degradati in terreni sani, ponendo quindi Italia e il “Made in Italy” al centro dell’attenzione.

Giornata contro la desertificazione, focus su recupero suoli

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 16:50:00 +0200ansa (it)

Giovedì 17 giugno è la "Giornata mondiale per la lotta alla desertificazione e alla siccità", indetta dalle Nazioni Unite con una risoluzione del 1995. Il tema proposto quest'anno dal Segretariato della Convenzione delle Nazioni Unite per la lotta alla desertificazione (UNCCD) è "Restauro. Territorio.

Lotta a desertificazione e siccità: Mite, “contrasto a degrado suolo e protezione terra obiettivo del Pnrr”

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 14:48:00 +0200agensir (it)

Ricorre domani, giovedì 17 giugno, la “Giornata mondiale per la lotta alla desertificazione e alla siccità” indetta dalle Nazioni Unite con una risoluzione del 1995. Il tema proposto quest’anno dal Segretariato della Convenzione delle Nazioni Unite per la lotta alla desertificazione (Unccd) è “Restoration.

Alerta de desertificación: los climas semiáridos en España aumentan

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 12:17:00 +0200tiempo-es (es)

. La Asamblea General de Naciones Unidas designó en 1994 que el 17 de junio fuese el Día Mundial de Lucha contra la Desertificación y la Sequía. Este problema afecta a más de 110 países en el mundo pero, ¿de qué se trata y cómo afecta a España? Hace 11 minutos 5 min Estudios recientes afirman que....

Cambio Climático

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 10:04:00 +0200ecoticias (es)

Una lucha muy larga. La Convención de la Lucha contra la Desertificación creada por las Naciones Unidas nació un 17 de junio del año 1994, para informar y buscar soluciones prácticas y aplicables que tuvieran en cuenta todos los factores que influyen de una u otra manera en esta problemática, en especial aquellos que derivan del cambio climático.

Venezuela ratificó compromiso de cumplimiento contra desertificación

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 17:11:00 +0200ultimasnoticias (es)

. El ministro del Poder Popular para Ecosocialismo, Josué Lorca, reiteró el compromiso de la República Bolivariana de Venezuela en el cumplimiento con la Convención de las Naciones Unidas contra la Desertificación, destacando que nuestro país ha promovido la consignación de metas de neutralización....

Today's Headlines: Biden's diplomacy at work

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 14:11:00 +0200latimes (en)

President Biden tries to rebuild bridges with the United States ’ NATO allies, as his first overseas trip as president continues. TOP STORIES. Biden’s Diplomacy at Work. President Biden is trying to repair critical ties with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, an alliance set in place to preserve global peace since World War II.

Misery continues as record high heat soars, worsening the Western drought All-time records are in jeopardy this week as a dangerous heat wave bakes much of the Western United States, an area already begging for moisture due to exceptional drought. US & CANADA | PHOENIX · 47% Left coverage from 15....

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 07:10:00 +0200ground-news (en)

Dangerous heatwave grips US south-west as temperatures hit 120F in some areas. California, Nevada, Arizona and Utah face extreme heat, worsening drought and raising risk of wildfiresDangerously hot temperatures across the US south-west will continue to climb this week, reaching higher than 120F....

ONU DESERTIFICACIÓN - La ONU demanda más medidas ante el avance de la desertificación

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 21:27:00 +0200efe-agencia (es)

La ONU reclamó este lunes al mundo medidas urgentes para combatir la desertificación, un problema que pone en peligro la biodiversidad, empeora el cambio climático y que amenaza además con frenar la lucha contra el hambre. La organización reunió a representantes de Gobiernos e instituciones en una....

2021 Drought Monitor: How Dry Is It In Illinois?

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 19:10:00 +0200patch (en)

According to the National Drought Mitigation Center, temperatures were well above normal in our area, and very little rain fell at all over the week. There was a slight expansion of abnormally dry and moderate drought conditions over northern Illinois due to the weather.

Get Ready for an Intense Wildfire Season in the Western U.S.

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 18:10:00 +0200buffalonews (en)

Extreme droughts and changing climates mean wildfires are the new normal, and homeowners should be prepared. The Western United States is currently experiencing a megadrought — trending to be the worst in a 1,200-year period analyzed in a recent study out of Columbia University — that is expected to ignite an intense and early wildfire season.

Get Ready for an Intense Wildfire Season in the Western U.S.

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 17:06:00 +0200wacotrib (en)

Extreme droughts and changing climates mean wildfires are the new normal, and homeowners should be prepared. The Western United States is currently experiencing a megadrought — trending to be the worst in a 1,200-year period analyzed in a recent study out of Columbia University — that is expected to ignite an intense and early wildfire season.

I lunedì di Pollice – 14 giugno 2021

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 15:10:00 +0200vasroma (it)

Questa settimana il prossimo 17 giugno si “dovrebbe” celebrare la giornata mondiale per la lotta alla desertificazione e alla siccità. E’ una ricorrenza delle Nazioni Unite con lo scopo di promuovere la consapevolezza pubblica degli sforzi per combattere la desertificazione e gli effetti della siccità.

Biggest heat wave of the year heightens drought and fire fears in California, West

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 06:42:00 +0200bendbulletin (en)

LOS ANGELES — With a worsening drought gripping the West and wildfire season looming, California is bracing for the most severe heat wave of the year — one that promises to tax the state’s power supplies while also offering a grim preview of challenging months to come.

Biggest heat wave of the year heightens drought and fire fears in California, West

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 00:11:00 +0200tri-cityherald (en)

LOS ANGELES — With a worsening drought gripping the West and wildfire season looming, California is bracing for the most severe heat wave of the year — one that promises to tax the state’s power supplies while also offering a grim preview of challenging months to come.

Biggest heat wave of the year heightens drought and fire fears in California, West

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 22:33:00 +0200theolympian (en)

LOS ANGELES — With a worsening drought gripping the West and wildfire season looming, California is bracing for the most severe heat wave of the year — one that promises to tax the state’s power supplies while also offering a grim preview of challenging months to come.

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 00:02:00 +0200fijitimes (en)

(Reuters) – The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado....

Hoover Dam reservoir shows sign of extreme western drought

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 11:15:00 +0200TheFrontierPost-en (en)

Monitoring Desk. The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the....

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western US drought

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 10:16:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA (REUTERS) - The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolised the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the US West.

Somalia: They Lost Everything: Recovering from Strongest Storm Ever Recorded in the Horn of Africa

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:00:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

More than 60,000 people, many of them internally displaced and refugees, were affected when Cyclone Gati made landfall in the northeastern part of Somalia in November 2020 following two days of heavy rains. The tropical cyclone, equivalent to a Category 3 hurricane, was the strongest storm ever....

Water levels in largest reservoir in U.S. falls to historic lows amidst drought

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 04:54:00 +0200thehindu (en)

across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at the Nevada-Arizona border about 50 km east of Las Vegas, is the largest reservoir in the United States . It is crucial to the water supply of 25 million people including in the cities of Los Angeles, San Diego, Phoenix, Tucson and Las Vegas.

SOCIETY Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western US drought The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the US West.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 04:01:00 +0200presstv (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the US West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at the....

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 01:34:00 +0200gulf-times (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolised the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the US West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at the....

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western US drought

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 23:39:00 +0200ksl (en)

BOULDER CITY, Nevada (Reuters) – The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the West.

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low water level amid extreme drought

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 18:13:00 +0200CBC (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at....

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought Andrea Januta Daniel Trotta |Updated 5 minutes ago |4 min read By Daniel Trotta and Andrea Januta (Reuters) - The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th....

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 13:29:00 +0200thechronicleherald (en)

By Daniel Trotta and Andrea Januta. (Reuters) - The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West.

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought 54m ago

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 13:03:00 +0200wsau (en)

By Daniel Trotta and Andrea Januta. (Reuters) – The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West.

United StatesHoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought10:49 AM UTC

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:51:00 +0200reuters-af (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at....

United StatesHoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought10:49 AM UTC

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:50:00 +0200reuters-br (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at....

United States Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought 10:25 AM UTC

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:49:00 +0200reuters-es (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at....

United StatesHoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought10:25 AM UTC

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:48:00 +0200reuters-fr (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at....

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:45:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

By Daniel Trotta and Andrea Januta. (Reuters) - The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West.

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:42:00 +0200saltwire (en)

By Daniel Trotta and Andrea Januta. (Reuters) - The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West.

United StatesHoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought10:25 AM UTC

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:40:00 +0200ara-reuters (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at....

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought By Daniel Trotta and Andrea Januta (Reuters) - The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of t... 29m ago

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:39:00 +0200kelo (en)

By Daniel Trotta and Andrea Januta. (Reuters) – The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West.

Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:37:00 +0200metro-us (en)

(Reuters) – The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado....

Hoover Dam Reservoir Hits Record Low, in Sign of Extreme Western U.S. Drought

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:34:00 +0200usnews (en)

(Reuters) - The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the....

United States Hoover Dam reservoir hits record low, in sign of extreme western U.S. drought 10:25 AM UTC

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:32:00 +0200reuters-it (en)

The reservoir created by Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel that symbolized the American ascendance of the 20th Century, has sunk to its lowest level ever, underscoring the gravity of the extreme drought across the U.S. West. Lake Mead, formed in the 1930s from the damming of the Colorado River at....

The Western Drought Is Bad. Here’s What You Should Know About It.

Fri, 04 Jun 2021 19:18:00 +0200nytimes (en)

ALBUQUERQUE — Much of the Western half of the United States is in the grip of a severe drought of historic proportions. Conditions are especially bad in California and the Southwest, but the drought extends into the Pacific Northwest, much of the Intermountain West, and even the Northern Plains. Drought emergencies have been declared.

2021 Drought Monitor, Week Of June 1: How Dry Is Your State?

Fri, 04 Jun 2021 18:27:00 +0200patch (en)

For the week ending June 1, nearly 39 percent of the United States was experiencing some type of drought for the week ending June 1, according to the latest data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. In addition to 93 million people, more than 73 million acres of crops are being affected by the dry conditions.

Drought ravages California's reservoirs ahead of hot summer OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Each year Lake Oroville helps water a quarter of the nation’s crops, sustain endangered salmon beneath its massive earthen dam and anchor the tourism economy of a Northern California county that must rebuild....

Thu, 03 Jun 2021 08:22:00 +0200ground-news (en)

Drought ravages California's reservoirs ahead of hot summer. Each year Lake Oroville helps water a quarter of the nation’s crops, sustain endangered salmon beneath its massive earthen dam and anchor the tourism economy of a Northern California county that must rebuild seemingly every year after unrelenting wildfires.

International community asked to help Namibia i...

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 22:37:00 +0200informante (en)

Staff Reporter MORE than half a million people in Namibia are facing food and water shortage as a result of the drought that has the country in its grip. The devastating drought has already been declared as a state of National Emergency by President Hage Geingob.

Natural disasters: exposing inequalities in society

Fri, 28 May 2021 12:05:00 +0200innovationnewsnetwork (en)

Margherita Bruscolini, Geoscientist & UAV Pilot at RSS-Hydro examines how natural disasters expose the stark inequalities in society between the wealthy and poor, and what can be done to mitigate the effects. Natural disasters, such as droughts, floods, hurricanes, and landslides, are catastrophic....

California drought hits extreme levels, wildfire threat grows

Tue, 25 May 2021 15:07:00 +0200mercurynews (en)

California’s drought, already rated “severe” to “extreme” for most of the state, is expected to worsen throughout the summer, combining with higher-than-average temperatures and dry vegetation to steadily increase the risk of wildfires, according to the interagency National Integrated Drought Information System.

California drought hits extreme levels, wildfire threat grows

Tue, 25 May 2021 14:35:00 +0200eastbaytimes (en)

California’s drought, already rated “severe” to “extreme” for most of the state, is expected to worsen throughout the summer, combining with higher-than-average temperatures and dry vegetation to steadily increase the risk of wildfires, according to the interagency National Integrated Drought Information System.

US Doubles Spending On Natural Disaster Preparedness

Tue, 25 May 2021 02:52:00 +0200wearebreakingnews (en)

Washington – President Joe Biden announced Monday that he will double US spending for emergencies to help communities prepare for hurricanes and other extreme weather events. The $ 1 billion budget is a small fraction of what the United States spends on weather-related disasters.

News Climate Change Costs $820 Billion in Health Care Annually, New Report Shows By Lizzy Rosenberg May. 24 2021, Published 11:31 a.m. ET

Mon, 24 May 2021 19:37:00 +0200greenmatters (en)

Time and time again, we've commiserated over the health effects of climate change . Between water and air pollution, droughts, wildfires, and the spread of disease, global warming takes a massive toll on human health. In fact, a recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) shows....

EPA’s ‘Climate Change Indicators’ Show No Cause For Alarm On Drought

Mon, 24 May 2021 16:49:00 +0200climatechangedispatch (en)

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) brought back its Climate Change Indicator’s platform last week. The agency’s post, titled “ Climate Change Indicators: Drought ,” shows there is no cause for alarm that climate change is increasing drought.

Cambio climático perjudica acciones contra el hambre

Sun, 23 May 2021 15:51:00 +0200noticiasdelatierra (es)

Las declaraciones de Guterres coinciden con la publicación del informe anual de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura (FAO), que señala al recalentamiento planetario como uno de los principales factores responsables del aumento del hambre por tercer año consecutivo en 2017.

EPA “Disappears” the 1930s Drought and Heat Wave Climate Data

Sat, 22 May 2021 00:29:00 +0200wattsupwiththat (en)

Biden’s administration is as corrupt as the Big Guy himself. In the past two weeks they disappeared more than half of the US forest fire record. Now they have erased the heatwave/dustbowl 1930’s that Steinbeck wrote about in Grapes of Wrath. Google UK tried to disappear Viner’s infamous 2000 remark about UK children not knowing snow.

Study: Climate Disasters Displaced 8M People Internally in Philippines, Bangladesh in 2020

Thu, 20 May 2021 23:51:00 +0200benarnews (en)

In a year when millions were forced to flee their homes due to climate-fueled natural disasters, the Philippines and Bangladesh were among the most affected countries in 2020, according to a report published Thursday by a group that monitors internal displacements of people worldwide.

Summer forecast calls for intensifying drought across American West

Thu, 20 May 2021 21:06:00 +0200mycentraloregon (en)

ABC News. (NEW YORK) — The western United States is in the midst of an intensifying drought. In the latest U.S. Drought Monitor released Thursday, nearly 52% of the western U.S. is in “extreme” or “exceptional drought.” In parts of California and Nevada, two dry winters in a row, and a very weak....

Study: Wildfires threaten river networks in western U.S

Wed, 19 May 2021 12:11:00 +0200miragenews (en)

A new study conducted by researchers from The University of New Mexico has found that wildfires which have been increasing in frequency, severity and extent around the globe are one of the largest drivers of aquatic impairment in the western United States , threatening our water supply. The research, “Wildfires increasingly impact western U.

Aerosol Emissions and Greenhouse Gases Account for Increased Intensity and Duration of Droughts

Tue, 18 May 2021 14:59:00 +0200azocleantech (en)

Greenhouse gases and aerosol pollution emitted by human activities are responsible for increases in the frequency, intensity and duration of droughts around the world, according to researchers at the University of California, Irvine. In a study published recently in Nature Communications, scientists....

Greenhouse gas and aerosol emissions are lengthening and intensifying droughts

Tue, 18 May 2021 08:23:00 +0200sciencecodex (en)

Irvine, Calif., May 17, 2021 -- Greenhouse gases and aerosol pollution emitted by human activities are responsible for increases in the frequency, intensity and duration of droughts around the world, according to researchers at the University of California, Irvine.

How Forest Restoration Can Reduce the Threat of Wildfires

Tue, 18 May 2021 05:49:00 +0200earth-org (en)

In 2020, the western US suffered from record-breaking wildfires, showing the danger of warming climates and ecosystem decline, but also highlighting the importance of forest and landscape restoration in reducing the threat of catastrophic threats like wildfires.

Greenhouse gas and aerosol emissions are lengthening and intensifying droughts

Tue, 18 May 2021 03:41:00 +0200sciencedaily (en)

In a study published recently in Nature Communications, scientists in UCI's Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering showed that over the past century, the likelihood of stronger and more long-lasting dry spells grew in the Americas, the Mediterranean, western and southern Africa and eastern Asia.

Greenhouse gas and aerosol emissions are lengthening and intensifying droughts

Mon, 17 May 2021 22:00:00 +0200yubanet (en)

Droughts, such as the one impacting Devil’s Punchbowl on the northern slope of the San Gabriel Mountains in Los Angeles County, have increased in duration and severity over the past century. In a new study in Nature Communications, researchers in UCI’s Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering....

Greenhouse gas and aerosol emissions are lengthening and intensifying droughts

Mon, 17 May 2021 20:18:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Credit: Amir AghaKouchak / UCI. Irvine, Calif., May 17, 2021 -- Greenhouse gases and aerosol pollution emitted by human activities are responsible for increases in the frequency, intensity and duration of droughts around the world, according to researchers at the University of California, Irvine.

Greenhouse gas and aerosol emissions are lengthening and intensifying droughts

Mon, 17 May 2021 17:18:00 +0200news-uci (en)

Irvine, Calif., May 17, 2021 — Greenhouse gases and aerosol pollution emitted by human activities are responsible for increases in the frequency, intensity and duration of droughts around the world, according to researchers at the University of California, Irvine.

Greenhouse gas and aerosol emissions are lengthening and intensifying droughts

Mon, 17 May 2021 17:14:00 +0200yubanet (en)

Droughts, such as the one impacting Devil’s Punchbowl on the northern slope of the San Gabriel Mountains in Los Angeles County, have increased in duration and severity over the past century. In a new study in Nature Communications, researchers in UCI’s Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering....

US West Likely To Have Tough 2021 Due To Drought

Fri, 14 May 2021 23:22:00 +0200cleantechnica (en)

Federal officials expect climate-fueled heat and drought to drive a Western fire season at least as bad as last year, if not worse. “Starting in the Southwest and moving throughout the Western part of the United States , we’re seeing a higher level of risk, and an earlier level of risk, than we’ve....

Victoria's water catchments may not recover from drought, study says

Fri, 14 May 2021 10:40:00 +0200smartwatermagazine (en)

One-third of the water catchments included in a Victorian study had not recovered from a severe drought nearly eight years later, Australian-first research from Monash University shows. Globally, science holds the common view that rivers and underground water supplies eventually replenish following periods of severe drought or flood.

Le acque reflue non depurate sono la principale causa dell’inquinamento da microplastica nei fiumi del Regno Unito

Fri, 14 May 2021 10:28:00 +0200greenreport (it)

. Nuovo studio mette sotto accusa la gestione del ciclo delle acque in Gran Bretagna (e non solo) [14 Maggio 2021] Il nuovo “Acute riverine microplastic contamination due to avoidable releases of untreated wastewater”, pubblicato su Nature Sustainability da Jamie Woodward, Jiawei Li, James Rothwell....

Victoria's watch catchments may not recover from drought: Study

Fri, 14 May 2021 08:43:00 +0200sciencecodex (en)

One-third of the water catchments included in a Victorian study had not recovered from a severe drought nearly eight years later, Australian-first research from Monash University shows. Globally, science holds the common view that rivers and underground water supplies eventually replenish following periods of severe drought or flood.

Climate change and slow-onset hazards 17 mins ago Opinion

Fri, 14 May 2021 05:40:00 +0200guardian-ng (en)

Climate change is the changes in the global climate systems over a long period, which can be yearly or decade compared to weather changes, which only occur daily, weekly, or monthly. Scientifically, human activities contribute largely to the causes of climate change, for example, the Food and....

Victoria's watch catchments may not recover from drought: Study

Thu, 13 May 2021 21:02:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Credit: Monash University. One-third of the water catchments included in a Victorian study had not recovered from a severe drought nearly eight years later, Australian-first research from Monash University shows. Globally, science holds the common view that rivers and underground water supplies....

Victoria’s watch catchments may not recover from drought: Study

Thu, 13 May 2021 20:39:00 +0200miragenews (en)

Australian-first research by Monash University discredits the theory that rivers and underground water supplies eventually replenish following droughts or floods. Following the Australian Millennium Drought, one-third of Victoria’s water catchments included in the study still had not recovered from drought by mid-2017, nearly eight years later.

Research finds that Victorian watch catchments may not recover from drought

Thu, 13 May 2021 20:12:00 +0200floridanewstimes (en)

Australia’s first study by Monash University denies the theory that rivers and groundwater are ultimately replenished after droughts and floods. After the Australian Millennium Drought, one-third of Victoria’s catchments had not recovered from the drought almost eight years later.

Dozens of cities lack climate adaptation plan

Thu, 13 May 2021 19:04:00 +0200manilatimes (en)

STOCKHOLM: Hundreds of cities have no climate adaptation plans in place despite rising threats like floods, heatwaves and pollution, according to a report on Wednesday that said this could put 400 million people at risk across the world. Fast-expanding urban areas are home to more than half the....

United StatesAs drought dries California rivers, salmon take truck rides to sea10:15 AM UTC

Thu, 13 May 2021 12:24:00 +0200reuters-br (en)

During a typical spring, the silver young salmon swimming in long tanks at the Nimbus Fish Hatchery east of Sacramento would be released into the American River and then make their way out to the Pacific Ocean to grow to adulthood. But with extreme drought now gripping California and much of West....

United States As drought dries California rivers, salmon take truck rides to sea 10:15 AM UTC

Thu, 13 May 2021 12:23:00 +0200reuters-it (en)

During a typical spring, the silver young salmon swimming in long tanks at the Nimbus Fish Hatchery east of Sacramento would be released into the American River and then make their way out to the Pacific Ocean to grow to adulthood. But with extreme drought now gripping California and much of West....

United StatesAs drought dries California rivers, salmon take truck rides to sea10:15 AM UTC

Thu, 13 May 2021 12:22:00 +0200reuters-af (en)

During a typical spring, the silver young salmon swimming in long tanks at the Nimbus Fish Hatchery east of Sacramento would be released into the American River and then make their way out to the Pacific Ocean to grow to adulthood. But with extreme drought now gripping California and much of West....

United States As drought dries California rivers, salmon take truck rides to sea 10:15 AM UTC

Thu, 13 May 2021 12:19:00 +0200reuters-es (en)

During a typical spring, the silver young salmon swimming in long tanks at the Nimbus Fish Hatchery east of Sacramento would be released into the American River and then make their way out to the Pacific Ocean to grow to adulthood. But with extreme drought now gripping California and much of West....

United States As drought dries California rivers, salmon take truck rides to sea 10:15 AM UTC

Thu, 13 May 2021 12:17:00 +0200reuters-uk (en)

During a typical spring, the silver young salmon swimming in long tanks at the Nimbus Fish Hatchery east of Sacramento would be released into the American River and then make their way out to the Pacific Ocean to grow to adulthood. But with extreme drought now gripping California and much of West....

Millions at risk as cities fail to adapt to climate change, says report

Thu, 13 May 2021 04:50:00 +0200dawn (en)

PARIS: Hundreds of cities have no climate adaptation plans in place despite rising threats like floods, heatwaves and pollution, according to a report on Wednesday that said this could put 400 million people at risk across the world. Fast-expanding urban areas are home to more than half the....

EPA Relaunches Climate Indicators Website Showing How Climate Change is Impacting Peoples’ Health and Environment

Wed, 12 May 2021 22:46:00 +0200epa (en)

WASHINGTON (May 12 2021) — For the first time in four years, EPA is relaunching its Climate Change Indicators in the United States website for the public. This comprehensive resource presents compelling and clear evidence of changes to our climate reflected in rising temperatures, ocean acidity, sea....

Rising seas no cause for climate change alarm

Tue, 11 May 2021 13:13:00 +0200asiatimes (en)

Here we continue our interview with Dr Steven Koonin, chief scientist in the US Department of Energy during the Barack Obama administration and author of the just-published book, JT: The media and NGOs have propagated the notion of that we are facing a climate disaster of apocalyptic dimension,....

Mexico is experiencing its worst drought in 30 years, according to NASA

Sat, 08 May 2021 03:20:00 +0200explica (en)

Mexico faces one of the most intense and widespread droughts that affect 85% of the country. For example, Mexico City is experiencing its worst dry season in 30 years , according to images from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on its science news site.

Climate Report: Rising Seas Could Displace 1.3M Bangladeshis

Sat, 08 May 2021 01:50:00 +0200benarnews (en)

More than 1 million people will be displaced from low-lying areas along Bangladesh’s southern coast as sea levels rise, experts predict, although encroaching waters have already forced thousands to uproot permanently from their seaside homes. Bangladesh is especially susceptible to sea-level rise....

Active Wildfire Season Expected

Thu, 06 May 2021 15:13:00 +0200mycentraloregon (en)

May is Wildfire Awareness Month , and the western United States is preparing for an active year. Coming off a severe wildfire season where nine Oregonians were killed and 40,000 were displaced, preventing fires is on the minds of many in the state. Kristin Babbs, president and CEO of Keep Oregon Green, said prevention is key.

A giant sequoia still smoldering from the 2020 California wildfire

Wed, 05 May 2021 22:16:00 +0200floridanewstimes (en)

Sequoia National Park, California. – According to the National Park Service, a giant Sequoia was found smoldering and smoking in parts of Sequoia National Park, which burned in one of California’s giant wildfires last year. Leif Mathiesen, Fire Assistant to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National....

New normals: The Southwest has grown hotter and drier over the past decade, data shows

Wed, 05 May 2021 03:04:00 +0200azcentral (en)

The Southwest has grown hotter and drier during the past decade, and new climate data from the federal government shows these changes have been dramatic, shifting the long-term averages that represent the region’s “normal.” The country’s updated climate “normals” were released Tuesday by the....

Goodbye to the 1980s — at least for how we define climate normals

Sun, 02 May 2021 14:48:00 +0200thehill (en)

We won’t tell you how old we are, but we will admit that we remember the 1980s. We remember watching music videos on TV, the Miracle on Ice and the fall of the Berlin Wall. As much as we loved the 1980s, we were excited to move past them. Seriously, who wants to store music in plastic cases? As a....

America, China, and the Climate dinosaur

Sun, 02 May 2021 11:53:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Climate warnings. With the exception of fossil fuel beneficiaries, most of the leaders of the world are taking climate change, if not seriously, at least under advisement. They observe the effects of higher temperatures, increasing destructive forest fires, rising sea water levels, thunderstorms,....

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