The Sahel semi-desert drought zone May get even drier And become a desert as the Sahara spreads southwards. They people may be forced to move To become refugees Living in camps, begging for food, in the capital city
The Sahel Region of west Africa There is a greater and greater shortage of water
Beaches might disappear in the Mediterranean Sea area
As beaches get drowned Tourists stay away And hotels lose trade Tourism fails to bring in money.
The Mediterranean Sea coasts specialise in summer holidays … For sun starved visitors from northern Europe
As the Tropical seas get warmer So the risk of hurricanes increases Every late summer period.
The damage can be devastating Loss of life in poor countries Expensive damage to property in richer countries
People in richer countries have insurance But the extra damage Causes insurance companies to go bankrupt Or causes the companies to charge more so people cant afford insurance Insurance industry worried about global warming September 2, 1996
Florida, USA rich Caribbean islands Like Jamaica poor