The IPCC report on land use and climate change shies away from the big issues

George Monbiot calls the report a missed opportunity

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/aug/08/ipcc-land-climate-report-carbon-cost-meat-dairy

9th August 2019

Impact of global heating poses a threat to civilisation

The  IPCC report on land use and climate change.

https://www.ipcc.ch/site/assets/uploads/2019/08/4.-SPM_Approved_Microsite_FINAL.pdf

9th August 2019

More evidence of melting ice and rising sea levels

The ice over Greenland is melting faster than ever

22nd January 2019

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jan/21/greenland-ice-melting-faster-than-scientists-previously-thought-study

Climate change: Where we are in seven charts

Splendid if depressing analysis of the onward march of climate change

2nd December 2018

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-46384067

4 Things you can do to fight climate change

Christiana Figures on what we all need to do to make our contribution to stopping climate change

8th November 2018

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06n8zzc

Last chance to cut off the effects of climate change at 1.5 deg C

Warning from Intergovernmental Panel on climate change

13th October 2018

http://report.ipcc.ch/sr15/pdf/sr15_spm_final.pdf

If you want to save the world veganism isn’t the answer

Isabella Tree argues that organic farming , including pasture fed beef cattle, is the key to sustainable living

25th August 2018

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/aug/25/veganism-intensively-farmed-meat-dairy-soya-maize

Sweltering Cities

A look forward to to how humans will cope with increasing temperatures

17th August

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/series/sweltering-cities?utm_source=eml&utm_medium=emlf&utm_campaign=MB_NS_na_Newsletter_UK_Paid_070818_ID2&CMP_TU=mrtn&CMP_BUNIT=mem&att5=

Churches convert to renewable power and urge other to follow

The bishop of Salisbury says ‘ Climate Change is the biggest moral issue of our time’

3rd August 2018

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/aug/03/5500-uk-churches-switch-to-renewable-energy  

Steep global increase in meat eating will devastate the environment

Per capita meat consumption has doubled in the past 50 years

20 July 2018

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/jul/19/rising-global-meat-consumption-will-devastate-environment

 2017 was the hottest ever without an El Niño   

53.5 deg C was recorded in Pakistan in May a world record for that month. Sea levels rose 7.2 cm above the 1993 average – the highest yest

2nd August 2018

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jan/18/2016-hottest-year-ever-recorded-and-scientists-say-human-activity-to-blame

Avoiding meat and dairy products is the single biggest way to reduce your impact on Earth

It also helps preserve wild nature

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/may/31/avoiding-meat-and-dairy-is-single-biggest-way-to-reduce-your-impact-on-earth

19 June 2018