Antinuclear

Australian news, and some related international items

Parts of Philippines May Submerge Due to Global Warming

More than 167,000 hectares of coastland – about 0.6% of the country’s total area – are projected to go underwater in the Philippines, especially in low-lying island communities. …

The Philippines government has been forced to take this into consideration. The Department of Environment and National Resources has its own climate change office, which has set up various programs to educate communities in high-risk areas. …

But soon, adaptation on a local level won’t be enough. Policy makers need to convince governments to curb their emissions on a global level.   https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160606101406.htm

June 15, 2016 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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