Tag Archives: heat

Agricultural adaptation

On this page we deal with two aspects of agricultural adaptation in Manitoba Key issues Moisture Insects, weeds, & disease…+

Lake Winnipeg water dynamics

On this page, we describe these aspects of the water in Lake Winnipeg: Watershed Water temperatures Water quantity Water quality Click…+

Respiratory issues

Longer, hotter summers predicted by climate change models won’t affect the respiratory health of Manitobans on their own. Rather, it…+

Extreme heat & health

Climate change scenarios predict longer, hotter summers across the Prairie Provinces. Spring would arrive earlier, summer would last longer and…+

Agriculture impacts

In this section, you will learn about these current and potential impacts of climate change on agriculture in Manitoba: Crop…+

Weather impacts

On this page, we address changes in these types of extreme weather events due to climate change: Windstorms Thunderstorms Hailstorms…+

Livestock impacts

On this page, we highlight the following impacts of climate change on livestock production: Heat stress Insects and disease Animal…+

Crop impacts

On this page, we deal with these impacts of climate change on crop production: Growing season Crop yield Water resources…+

Impacts

Tremendous achievements have been made in the last few years in science’s ability to predict future climate changes and what…+

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