Arid regions of Africa are expanding by thousands of square kilometers a year, potentially disturbing pastoral routes that have been forged over a long period of time. This disturbance is often said to explain why “herder-farmer” conflicts have erupted in recent years, as pastoralists and agriculturalists compete for increasingly scarce
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/26/style/climate-change-deep-adaptation.html“Deep Adaptation” made people confront the end of the world from climate change. Does it matter if it’s not correct?
The world’s rich need to cut their carbon footprint by a factor of 30 to slow climate change, U.N. warns
https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2020/12/09/carbon-footprints-climate-change-rich-one-percent/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_climate-environmentThe world’s wealthiest people must reduce their carbon footprint 30-fold to combat climate change, U.N. report says. Original Title: The world’s rich need to cut their carbon footprint by a factor of 30 to slow […]
https://yaleclimateconnections.org/2021/01/drought-stricken-colorado-river-basin-could-see-additional-20-drop-in-water-flow-by-2050/Colorado is no stranger to drought. The current one is closing in on 20 years, and a rainy or snowy season here and there won’t change the trajectory. This is what climate change has brought. […]