This is after 1 degree of global warming. How will it look after 3 or 4? #climatebreakdown article by
Farmers across northern and central Europe are facing crop failure and bankruptcy as one of the most intense regional droughts in recent memory strengthens...
“The abnormally hot temperatures – which have topped 30C in the Arctic Circle – are in line with climate change trends, according to the World Meteorological Organization.” #ActOnClimate #ClimateChange
This rather puts yesterday's Weekend PM piece about the drought and how we might need to water our gardens differently and their "if this is going to be a trend in years to come" silliness in some sort of perspective...
"abnormally hot temperatures – which have topped 30C in the Arctic Circle – are in line with climate change trends, according to the World Meteorological Organizational"
Crop failure and bankruptcy threaten farmers as drought grips Europe
#ClimateChange Tightens Its Grip - Crop failure and bankruptcy threaten farmers as drought grips Europe via @1lolamarina
Crop failure and bankruptcy threaten farmers as drought grips Europe. By me
The heatwave continues to take its toll
North Europe mostly complacent that it will avoid large climate change impacts. Current drought shows this is a big mistake. Countries must help farmers adapt & provide affordable bankruptcy insurance (in same way they help farmers in developing countries)