Climate and water in the media
News wrap up, January-March 2014
Drier El Niño conditions are becoming likely to develop during 2014, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.
The Commonwealth government has decided to start selling part of its environmental water holdings on the temporary market.
The Bureau of Meteorology and CSIRO have released their third ‘State of the Climate’ report, a comprehensive report on long-term trends in Australia’s climate observations.
More than 150 weather records were broken last summer, says the Climate Council.
Climate change is already having an impact on ecosystems, agriculture, coastal infrastructure and a host of other human and natural systems, the most recent IPCC report says.