Tag: climate change

Climate Change: Planting new forests “can do more harm than good”
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Climate Change: Planting new forests “can do more harm than good”

Panos - Jun 24, 2020

Rather than benefiting the environment, large-scale tree planting may do the opposite, two new studies have found. One paper says that financial incentives to plant trees can…

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Greece’s Coastal Areas ‘at Risk’ Due to Climate Change, Leading Scientist Warns

Panos - Apr 09, 2018

A leading scientist has warned that many coastal areas in Greece are at risk from rising sea levels due to global warming. Climate change will bring a…

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Climate change may take a heavy toll on Greek GDP, land

Panos - Oct 23, 2017

The total reported economic losses caused by weather- and climate-related extremes in the 33 EEA member countries between 1980 and 2016 amounted to more than €450bn, according…

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UN report says climate change threatens Statue of Liberty and Venice

chris1 - May 29, 2016

According to a report commissioned by the UN, world heritage monuments and locations like the Statue of Liberty and the city of Venice are in danger due…