Heat trapped by greenhouse gases is raising ocean temperatures faster than previously thought, U of California. Credit: Public domain.
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
Meet The First Pacific Island Town To Relocate Thanks To Climate Change
A small town on Taro Island — the capital of Choiseul Province in the Solomon Islands — is planning to relocate its entire population in response to climate change, Reuters reports. It’s the first time that a provincial capital in the Pacific Islands will have done so. More here.