Canada is Warming at Twice the Rate of the Rest of the World. Why?
A study entitled Canada’s Changing Climate Report, commissioned by Environment and Climate Change Canada, revealed recently that Canada is warming at twice the rate of the rest of the world, with Northern Canada experiencing the most profound changes. This has also brought increase in precipitation (including snow), weather more risk-inclined towards fires, and water supply shortages. These dangerous changes can lead to more fires, more flooding, and more natural disasters overall. The big question here is: why? The Earth warms faster nearest the poles, and as the Arctic warms quickly, so does Canada. In addition, land warms faster than oceans, and […]