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Environment Digest – 3 July- 10 July 2016

1]Remote Pacific nation threatened by rising seas Issue Impact of climate change on Kiribati. Key points Pacific island nations are among the world’s most physically and economically vulnerable to climate change and extreme weather events like floods, earthquakes and tropical cyclones. While world powers have summit meetings to negotiate treaties on how to reduce and… Continue reading Environment Digest – 3 July- 10 July 2016

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Environment Digest – 26 June- 2 July 2016

[1]A station in Himalayas to study climate change What happened? A team of glaciologists from the National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research is  studying Himalayan glaciers to understand the impacts of climate change in the polar climate and its connection to the Indian monsoon. Key points:- The newly established station would be one of… Continue reading Environment Digest – 26 June- 2 July 2016