Presentation on theme: "“ “ “ The evidence is in: global warming has caused severe floods, droughts, and storms. More violent and frequent storms, once merely a prediction of."— Presentation transcript:
“ “ “ The evidence is in: global warming has caused severe floods, droughts, and storms. More violent and frequent storms, once merely a prediction of climate models, are now a matter of observation. ”
GLACIERS ARE MELTING
MUIR & RIGGS GLACIER 1941
MUIR & RIGGS GLACIER 2004
PEDERSEN GLACIER, AK 1920
PEDERSEN GLACIER, AK 2005
Coral reefs are bleaching
WEATHER IS BECOMING MORE EXTREME
Extreme weather events are becoming increasingly frequent and severe all over the planet Other weather related events Storms Floods Droughts Geophysical year number of reported disasters per year Source: CRED (2011)
95 º F /35 º C - Ascension Islands 97 º F /36 º C - Solomon Islands 99 º F /37 º C - Finland 102 º F /38 º C - Belarus 108 º F /42 º C - Ukraine 108 º F /42 º C - Colombia 108 º F /42 º C - Zambia 114 º F /45 º C - Russia 116 º F /46 º C - Nigeria 116 º F /47 º C - Cyprus 116 º F /47 º C - Bolivia 117 º F /47 º C - Myanmar 118 º F /48 º C - Chad 122 º F /50 º C – Sudan 123 º F /50 º C - Qatar 124 º F /51 º C - Jordan 126 º F /52 º C – Saudi Arabia 126 º F /52 º C – Iraq 127 º F /53 º C – Kuwait 128 º F /54 º C - Pakistan 119 º F /48 º C - Niger Record heat by Countries
Are all these records and extremes a coincidence?
it’s a clear limit
Degrading Nature increases the likelihood of extreme weather events...
This is the world of the effects.
This sounds like our world is breaking
But we can fix it
…WE ARE DIFFERENT
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