Tag "Extreme Weather Events"

Climate change making extreme events worse in Australia – report

http://www.guardian.co.uk Damian Carrington Country faces more frequent and more severe weather events if it fails to make deep and swift cuts to carbon emissions The extreme heatwaves, flooding and bush fires striking Australia have already been intensified by climate change and are set to get even worse in future, according to a new report. Only fast and deep cuts tocarbon emissions can start to reverse the trend, say scientists from theClimate Commission, an independent advisory group