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Bangladesh Farmers Digging Simple Wells Have Created an Irrigation Wonder–With Rice Overflowing

Over the last 40 years, small-holder farmers in Bangladesh have, using very simple methods, turned the dry Bengal Basin into one of the richest croplands on Earth where two to three rice harvests can be had per year. They created a climate-resilient water system dubbed “The Bengal Water Machine” that has kept an underground reservoir […]

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Massive snowfall fueled by climate change hits Buffalo and Great Lakes region – WSWS

A massive snowfall is hitting Buffalo, New York, and other parts of the Great Lakes region and is predicted to continue through Sunday. Already, by Friday afternoon over two feet of snow had hit Buffalo and surrounding towns and continues…

Latest sobering news on climate change is more reason for cities, states to step up against global warming – Chicago Sun-Times

For those living near the Great Lakes who think they are somewhat insulated from the effects of climate change, a 1,695-word draft of a National Climate Assessment report released Monday included some sobering news: Lakes face a growing threat of…

Finding safe haven in the climate change future: The Northeast – Yahoo News

This Yahoo News series analyzes different regions around the U.S. in terms of climate change risks that they face now and will experience in the years to come. As the negative consequences of rising global temperatures due to humankind’s relentless…

Climate Cassandras: A Few Of The Eco-Prophesies That Bombed Spectacularly

While we’ve done these compilations before as seen here and here, it never hurts revisiting the claims of imminent doom spewed by everyone from Paul Ehrlich to Al Gore to AOC to The Gray Lady. –CCD Editor “‘The trouble with…

Climate change is already costing cities. It’s going to get much worse – Ohio Capital Journal

Ohio’s cash-strapped cities and towns are going to need to find billions more a year to keep pace as challenges from climate change intensify over the coming decades, according to a new analysis. Climate denialists have long ignored the overwhelming…

Want to fight climate change? Eat more plants and fewer animals | Opinion – Pennsylvania Capital-Star

On April 22, Saint Paul, Minn. Mayor Melvin Carter issued a proclamation urging the public to consume more plant-based foods in place of animal products. Promoting plant-rich eating could be a key factor in achieving the city’s goal of achieving…

Winter Grab: Scientists Visit the Great Lakes to Understand Effects of Global Warming on Freshwater Ecosystem – Nature World News

A group of scientists from the United States and Canada collected samples from the Great Lakes during the winter to better understand global warming and its effect on the freshwater ecosystem. Also called the Great Lakes of North America or the Laurentian…

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