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Longer Australian bushfire seasons, more wild weather seen as climate warms

 A pedestrian pushing a baby pram crosses a flooding intersection as heavy rains affect Sydney, Australia, October 6, 2022. REUTERS/Loren Elliott/File Photo SYDNEY, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Australia's climate conditions will worsen in the years ahead, two national agencies said on Wednesday, warning of quicker changes in weather patterns and…
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November 23, 2022
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Australia’s Strawberry Fields Canceled Following La Nina Flooding

"First there were bushfires, then a pandemic, and now La Nina." Festivalgoers arrive for the Glastonbury festival at the Worthy Farm site, Somerset, where heavy rain over a prolonged period has caused isolated flooding and muddy fields.  PA Images/Sipa USA La Nina has sunk Australia’s Strawberry Fields festival. After numerous…
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September 28, 2022
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Climate Crisis Chronicles, Vol. 6: Racing against time to save the koalas

In partnership with Upshot Studios, an imprint of AWA Written by Ethan Sacks Art by Dalibor Talajić Colors by Lee Loughridge Lettering by Bosung Kim Production by Chris Burns and Dulce Montoya Axel Alonso Chief Creative Officer/EditorMichael Coast Senior Editor Dulce Montoya Associate Editor Thea Cheuk Assistant Editor Christopher Burns…
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September 9, 2022
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‘Shocking’ report lists devastation to Australia wildlife

Updated 3 hours ago · Published on 19 Jul 2022 3:40PM · Activists hold signs during a protest to highlight the risk that climate change poses to the Great Barrier Reef outside the Australia’s Parliament. A government report in March has found that the reef had again suffered mass bleaching…
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July 19, 2022
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Australian rainforest birdlife threatened

SYDNEY: Bird populations in Australian rainforests have failed to rebound from the bushfires that tore through large swathes of the nation more than two years ago, according to a new study. The report, published in Global Ecology and Conservation and released on Thursday, investigated the unprecedented impact of the 2019-2020…
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April 29, 2022
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Australian PM calls May 21 election

ANOTHER TERM? Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison attends a press conference at the Parliament House in Canberra on Sunday, April 10, 2022. Morrison on Sunday called federal elections for May 21, launching a come-from-behind battle to stay in power after three years rocked by floods, bushfires and the Covid-19 pandemic.…
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April 10, 2022
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Millions to avert flood and bushfire disaster in SA

Battleground Boothby scores a flood of government grants The federal government has revealed a $30m spend to help protect SA from a disaster caused by floods or bushfires. See where the money is going. There is more to this story But it’s a member-only story. Subscribe today to unlock it…
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April 7, 2022