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Nyangai's battle against the rising sea

Nyangai's battle against the rising sea

As Nyangai Island succumbs to the relentless sea, its residents grapple with the imminent loss of their homeland, a stark testament to climate change's devastating reach.

Tommy Trenchard reports for Hakai Magazine.

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Drought and mismanagement have left a French island parched. That holds lessons for the mainland

Drop by disappearing drop, water is an ever more precious resource on Mayotte, the poorest place in the European Union.

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Taps run dry on Thai island as tourism boom worsens water shortage

Authorities on Koh Samui are working to tackle a water shortage that has left taps running dry often for months, saying they do not want the Thai island to become a “disaster zone”.

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Jersey's government switches vehicles to vegetable oil biodiesel

Jersey's government has switched more than 37% of its vehicles to run on vegetable oil-based fuel to reduce its carbon emissions, it has said.

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On this flooded island of homeless people, climate change has never been more real

For decades, even as politicians have talked about solving homelessness and building affordable housing, Bannon Island has been allowed to grow into a massive encampment, full of humans, dogs, tents, tarps, bicycles and other detritus both necessary and unnecessary for survival.

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Who pays for climate havoc?

There’s growing grievance against a global system that saddles developing countries with debt after extreme weather disasters.
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Volcano eruption helps scientists predict weather and climate change

The eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano in Tonga has allowed scientists to better study how the atmosphere works, enabling them to predict how the changing climate will affect future weather.

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