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United Nations Calls For Global Action On Drought

Water Shortages In Some Regions and Floods In Others United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for a collective global response to drought and a shift from crisis management to drought preparedness and resilience. He said the price for preparedness … Continue reading

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Climate Change Fought Best With Trees

Forest Conservation Matters In Race Against Climate Change Even before record-breaking floods hit Colorado, a Denver-based company was finalizing plans to combat climate change from around the globe. Deforestation is responsible for about 20 percent of the rise in greenhouse … Continue reading

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Climate Change Is Redefining How We Think About Endangered Species

Habitat Loss Gaining Momentum The forces of climate change are redefining what it means for a species to be endangered, according to a new study in the open access journal PLOS ONE. The wide-ranging study from the International Union for … Continue reading

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