Tag Archives: precipitation

Agricultural adaptation

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


In this section you will find suggestions for adaptations and ways to enhance adaptive capacity in the following areas in…+

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…+

Water quantity

Although overall precipitation levels may not change significantly, we may see an overall reduction in the quantity of water in…+

Drinking water

A human can only survive three days without water. The number one ingredient in a human body? Water – over 70%….+

Agriculture impacts

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

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…+

What about water vapour?

Water vapour is the most abundant greenhouse gas in the atmosphere, yet other greenhouse gases (such as carbon dioxide and…+

General Overview

On this page you will find answers to some more questions about the changes that are happening to the climate:…+

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