Effects of climate change in 2018

(Español) Los efectos del cambio climático en 2018 se han intensificado gradualmente a través olas de calor y de frio, incendios forestales, inundaciones, sequias, huracanes y ciclones, por lo que se estima que para 2040 se incrementará los problemas como la escasez de alimentos, los incendios forestales, el desplazamiento poblacional, las inundaciones y sequias

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FAO warns of growing water scarcity amid climate change, population growth

FAO warns of growing water scarcity amid climate change, population growth Ronnel W. Domingo Philippine Daily Inquirer / January 24, 2017 Competition for water will intensify as the global population exceeds nine billion people around 2050. The Food and Agriculture Organization is calling for better…

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Global Livestock Environmental Assessment

Global Livestock Environmental Assessment Model (GLEAM) Results FAO, 2016. The livestock sector contributes significantly to the total human emissions of greenhouse gases, it is estimated that livestock production chains emitted a total of 7.1 gigatonnes of CO2-eq globally in 2005, which represents 14.5% of the…

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Global warming and climate change, its effects.

Juan G. R. and Juan G. R. Global warming and climate change, its effects. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 7, No. 1: 30-31, October, 2016, Spain. The most developed areas of the world contribute to increased global warming, since among China, the US and the…

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Floods in the corridor of US tornadoes.

Juan G. R. and Juan P. J. A. Floods in the corridor of US tornadoes. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 7, No. 1: 19-20, August, 2016, Spain. In 2016 torrential rains have caused flooding in the states of Louisiana, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee, Missouri…

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Vegetable farmers in Kulungungu hit by acute water shortage.

Vegetable farmers in Kulungungu hit by acute water shortage. Business News, ghanaweb.com, 18 February 2016, Ghana Vegetable farmers at Kulungungu in the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region face the risk of losing their crops to harsh weather conditions. They are unable to irrigate…

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El Niño reached its peak in late 2015.

El Niño reached its peak in late 2015. Empresa Editora El Comercio, January 12, 2016, Lima, Peru. El Niño is a phenomenon that is increasing the surface temperature of the Pacific Ocean, causing high temperatures in Asia and East Africa as well as heavy rains…

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Alertness on global depletion of groundwater reserves.

Juan G. R. Alertness on global depletion of groundwater reserves. Water and Irrigation. Vol .: 6, No. 1: 17-18, July, 2015, Spain.  The depletion of water reserves in the world, not about a point problem, but widespread that already includes major aquifers in the world…

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One-Third Of The World’s Largest Groundwater Sources Are In Serious Trouble

One – third of the World´s largest Ground water Sources are in serious  trouble: study. The Huffington Post Hilary Hanson  Posted: 06/17/2015, USA The earth’s biggest groundwater basins are being depleted far more quickly than previously believed, it was examined the 37 largest aquifers on…

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World Day against the drought, a call to promote efficient use of water.

World Day against the drought, a call to promote efficient use of water. Published MinCI, 17/06/2014, Venezuela. Near 1500 million people around the world live on land in the process of degradation, and 42% of the planet’s poorest inhabitants survive in areas already degraded. Desertification…

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