The east coast of #Australia is on fire & we can watch it burn from space.
An extended drought leading to the most dangerous week of #bushfires the nation has ever seen.
The #ClimateCrisis is here - when will our governments act accordingly?
Another day of raging wildfires in New South Wales.
Staggering imagery of Australia.
Non-Violent Civil Disobedience https://tube.rebellion.global/videos/watch/67676ae4-ad00-4826-931b-b1a5bbeb3ffe
Greta Thunberg leaves US with simple climate crisis message: vote https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/nov/12/greta-thunberg-climate-crisis-message-vote?CMP=twt_gu&utm_medium=&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1573600880
1. hottest June ever: 2019
2. hottest July ever: 2019
3. 2nd hottest August ever: 2019
4. hottest September ever: 2019
5. hottest October ever: 2019
6. hottest summer ever: 2019
7. world record hottest month: 2019
The planet we think we're living on no longer exists.
Last month's temperatures were 0.69°C above average, making #October 2019 the hottest on record. As can be seen in the picture, large parts of the #Arctic, most of #Europe, the eastern #USA and #Canada were most affected.
Read the report here: https://climate.copernicus.eu/surface-air-temperature-october-2019
"A police ban on Extinction Rebellion protests in London last month was unlawful, High Court judges have ruled."
Robust evidence of declines in insect abundance and biodiversity
This is how our government creates CARBON SINK.
60,000 acres of Forest.🛑
You have failed us and our future.
#DelhiPollution #DelhiAirEmergency #climatestrike #climateemergency #climaterevolution #climatechange @PMOIndia@twitter.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @GretaThunberg@twitter.com https://twitter.com/parents_4future/status/1192071879852466176
Troubling charts to see how little progress was made so far about climate change: https://www.nature.com/immersive/d41586-019-02711-4/index.html
New climate change induced flooding estimates
Study which applied new methods of measuring elevation finds that 300 million, 3x higher than previous estimates, are at risk of catastrophic flooding caused by #climatechange. Most of those persons live in #Asia https://eu.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2019/10/29/climate-change-caused-flooding-threatens-300-million-asia/2498474001/
What would a “Climate diet” look like in Australia? Less meat, less dairy, less waste. More plants, more variety, more home cooking.
The hard truths of climate change — by the numbers: https://www.nature.com/immersive/d41586-019-02711-4/index.html
A Scary Year for #ClimateChange
Well, what are the scientists saying?
The answer is that they have been warning about severe global impacts from climate change for more than three decades. But over the past 12 months those warnings have intensified. Reports detailing the massive #environmental, #economic, and #human #consequences of unfettered #GlobalWarming have come at a fast and furious pace. And, collectively, they are far scarier than the sum of their parts.
Nearly 50 million people in west Africa rely on #agriculture and livestock for their livelihood but the land available for pastoral use has been rapidly shrinking.
According to the #UnitedNations, nearly 80% of the #Sahel’s #farmland has been negatively impacted by #temperatures #rising – which they are at a rate that is 1.5 times #faster than the global average.
Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, in Sierra Leone, is under threat | Sierra Leone News | Al Jazeera
China's ocean waste surges 27% in 2018: ministry - Reuters
'The climate doesn't need awards': Greta Thunberg declines environmental prize | Environment | The Guardian
Whales and Dolphins Found in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch for the First Time - EcoWatch
News on the climate and biodiversity emergencies
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