Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Climate change to create farmland in the north, but at environmental costs, study reveals

The Canadian Arctic. Photo by David.

In a warming world, Canada's north may become our breadbasket of the future - but this new "farming frontier" also poses environmental threats from increased carbon emissions to degraded water quality, according to the first-ever study involving University of Guelph researchers.  Story here.

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