The Effects Of Wildfires On A Zero Carbon Future

With July reported to have been the hottest month on record it came with no shortage of natural disasters. Arctic wildfires ravaging the northern hemisphere’s woodlands grabbed media attention. Understanding their impacts can help dictate policy decisions for greenhouse gas emission reduction schemes so as to remain well below the 2ºC mark.

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Anthropogenic climate change leads to record breaking heatwaves

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European Land Surface Temperatures on the 25th of July using the European Space Agency’s Copernicus Sentinel-3’s Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer.

Arctic forests are burning

A cloud of soot and CO2

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Wildfires in perspective

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