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C4 News: Climate Crisis: ‘Apocalyptic’ heatwave and drought hit parts of US


Predictable reporting, but still concerning. Note the hyperbolic headline.

I seem to remember that there have been concerns over water resources in California for many years and population growth will have exacerbated this.

I did enjoy though the interview with the rabid Green MP, reminded me of NZ Greens like Russel Norman

June 22,2021

A heatwave described as “apocalyptic” has hit the south-western states of America, pushing people and wildlife in the region to their limits. Low water levels are endangering fish species in Oregon and Colorado and encouraging the spread of wildfires. The extreme heatwave has been compounded by the “megadrought”, with nearly a third of the population in California facing a drought emergency. Scientists say these are all the signs of a climate crisis.

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