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PUPILS and parishioners across Bolton have prepared for Easter by raising more than £9,000 for people affected by weather-related disasters around the world. The money raised by the schools and...
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2015/04/01 01:55
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While most farmlands in Negros Occidental are starting to feel the effects of the El Niño phenomenon, organic farmers in the province are not affected yet, Ramon Uy, president of Organik na Negros...
2015/04/01 00:44
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Former General Manager of Bourke Shire Council Geoff Wise has returned to Dubbo to fill the role of Chair of the Western Lands Advisory Council. Former General Manager of Bourke Shire Council Geoff...
2015/04/01 00:07
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... water everywhere, nor any drop to drink …” — Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 1798, “Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” The reality confronting millions of Californians as they cope with yet another...
2015/03/31 16:10
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WASHINGTON - In advance of the UN climate negotiations in Paris, the Obama Administration announced a plan to target a 26-28 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2025. Greenpeace analysis...
2015/03/31 15:37
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There is a small town in southeastern Saskatchewan known as Indian Head, population 1,800 people and touching on the CPR mainline. To an extent, it owes its existence to several Chatham financial...
2015/03/31 12:38
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China's plantations project reverses global forest loss In heartening news for environmentalists, the total amount of vegetation globally has increased by almost four billion tonnes of carbon since...
2015/03/31 07:29
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Research on climate-resilient agriculture must be turned urgently into initiatives to help farmers adapt to deteriorating land conditions, a conference has heard. Attendees of the UN Climate-Smart...
2015/03/31 07:23
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He's a small boy packing a big punch, and Kiwis have been warned to watch out for him this year. Conditions were ripe for development of the notorious El Nino, MetService said today. El Nino -...
2015/03/31 02:14
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In November 2013, the Philippines' climate delegate, Jeb Sano, issued an appeal heard in capitals around the world. As his island nation staggered in the wake of the second "once-in-a-lifetime" storm...
2015/03/31 00:46
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Cloud seeding equipment in Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: Scott Hannaford For centuries mankind has dreamed of changing the weather at will, to reverse drought, stave off destructive storms or to...
2015/03/30 23:42
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Major economies would boost their prosperity, employment levels and health prospects if they took actions that limited global warming to 2c, according to the first analysis of emissions pledges made...
2015/03/30 23:21
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Who unplugged the drain? Drought leaves bleached 'bathtub ring' along canyons of Colorado River reservoir that has lost 4.4TRILLION gallons of water Eleven of the past 14 years have been Droughts for...
2015/03/30 22:31
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For farmers in parched California, it's water allocation time. An annual rite of spring, the state's water authority monitors winter storm runoff and sets water deliveries for customers. Those...
2015/03/30 22:26
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Climate Council says southern Australia likely to suffer more severe Droughts through climate change The Australian research body the Climate Council has argued in its latest paper that the...
2015/03/30 17:42
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If the same processes and threshold govern the future, their results suggest that more widespread die-offs of aspen forests triggered by climate change are likely by the 2050s. Tree mortality can...
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2015/03/30 17:25
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Recent rain has ''all but remedied'' the low flow situation in the main rivers the Otago Regional Council has been monitoring, ORC chief executive Peter Bodeker says. The ''major concern'' had been...
2015/03/30 14:20
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Hazy picture: Australia's greenhouse gas emissions are falling - for now. Photo: Jessica Shapiro Australia's greenhouse emissions from the electricity sector jumped in the September quarter,...
2015/03/30 13:51
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LAS CRUCES >> Despite the chilling winter endured throughout the eastern half of the U.S. this year, scientists at NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report that,...
2015/03/30 13:47
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Part of the challenge is that the term “drought” can be defined in different ways: for example, meteorological, hydrological, agricultural, and socioeconomic drought. Drought, most simply defined, is...
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