Category Archives: Climate change

Bringing Climate Projections Down to Size for Water Managers

In the article below, by Kimberly M.S. Cartier, published in the EOS Earth and Space Science News magazine on July 26, 2019, one looks at a project with the potential of making global climate change projections more relevant for water … Continue reading

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Advancing Climate Science and Response for Caribbean Islands

With climate change expected to impact the Caribbean, in terms of extreme weather conditions,  researchers at the last Climate Modellers Meeting Consortium, in the areas of climate dynamics and modeling, meteorology, water, among others, hope to make strides in the … Continue reading

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Planting Trees to Save the Planet

In 2007, nine year old Felix, gave a presentation to his class about the climate crisis after he was inspired by Wangari Maathai, who planted 30 million trees in Africa in 30 years . At the end, he vowed to … Continue reading

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Cape Town Water Woes

Water is life, and most people, while they may not wish to conserve water in the way that they should, they definitely know that they can’t live without water. Yet, in Cape Town South Africa, due to three years of … Continue reading

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Stream Network Geometry Correlates with Climate (EOS)

This article by Terri Cook, was published April 6th, 2017 on Earth and Space Science News (EOS). A “big data” analysis of nearly 1 million river junctions in the contiguous United States shows that branching angles in dendritic drainages vary systematically … Continue reading

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Global Significance of the Changing Freshwater Carbon Cycle – EOS

By Bopaiah A. Biddanda Freshwater ecosystems constitute a small fraction of our planet but play a disproportionately large and critical role in the global carbon cycle. As human activities continue to pump carbon into the atmosphere, the backbone of our … Continue reading

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Climate Change Exchange – Presentations and COP 21 Card

Originally posted on caribbeanclimate:
The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre held the second in a series of Climate Change Exchange events last Thursday in Belize City. The first was held in Barbados last October. The event, which was held with…

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