Climate change: Impacts ‘accelerating’ as leaders gather for UN talks

Climate change: Impacts ‘accelerating’ as leaders gather for UN talks


Beach erosion, Manzanillo, Costa Rica. Photo courtesy of: © Denis Delestrac

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The data, compiled by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), says the five-year period from 2014 to 2019 is the warmest on record.

Sea-level rise has accelerated significantly over the same period, as CO2 emissions have hit new highs.

The WMO says carbon-cutting efforts have to be intensified immediately…

Read Full Article; BBC News (09-22-2019)

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