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‘Activist’ Steven Guilbeault reflects on 1st year as Canada’s environment minister | Globalnews.ca – Global News

Five days after Steven Guilbeault was appointed Canada’s environment minister in October 2021, he headed to Scotland for the annual United Nations climate talks being held in Glasgow. But Guilbeault, who says he prefers “trains to planes whenever possible,” would…

2022 on Track to Break Grim Record as Earth Becomes an “Atlas of Human Suffering” – ScienceAlert

Catastrophic floods, crop-wilting droughts, and record heatwaves this year have shown that climate change warnings are increasingly becoming reality, and this is “just the beginning”, experts say, as international efforts to cut planet-heating emissions founder. The year did see some…

After year of climate disasters, world off-track to curb warming – Deccan Herald

Catastrophic floods, crop-wilting droughts and record heatwaves this year have shown that climate change warnings are increasingly becoming reality and this is “just the beginning”, experts say, as international efforts to cut planet-heating emissions founder. The year did see some…

What one region’s water level woes reveal about climate change and the St. Lawrence River – CBC

Strolling along the shore of his home on Ault Island, about 30 minutes west of Cornwall, Ont., Cliff Steinburg points to the end of his dock. He says this summer there was less than a foot of water there, making it impossible…

OPINION: Caring about climate change is selfish – Anchorage Daily News

By Madeline Troxell Updated: 9 hours ago Published: 13 hours ago Wind turbines spin on Fire Island on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022. Cook Inlet Region, Inc., which owns most of the island, built the 17.6MW project a decade ago and…

What’s Next for Climate Change Policies in 2023? – Northeastern University

2022 was a landmark year for climate change action—and repercussions. President Biden signed the historic Inflation Reduction Act to boost clean energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the midst of the hottest August on record for North America and…

Why climate change is intimately tied to biodiversity – The Economist

The natural world is a source of beauty and wonder, but it also provides humans with essential services. Jungles, savannahs and mangroves act as buffers against infectious diseases and storm surges. Forests channel moisture into rivers that irrigate crops, while…

The Montreal Moment for Biodiversity: Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework adopted

Final COP15 Decision Plenary at Montreal The  Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework, due to the pandemic, has been four years in the making, was finally adopted in Montreal in the early hours of the morning on the 19th December 2022.  This…

UN deal would protect third of planet in ‘Paris Agreement for nature’ – Financial Times

Negotiators have proposed targets to protect roughly one-third of the planet as part of UN talks aimed at striking a global deal to reverse the destruction of nature. The talks, which have been taking place in Montreal over the past…

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