Road to Resilience
The Climate Action Team has launched Manitoba’s Road to Resilience - an achievable and concrete pathway to a better future.
It shows what is needed to feed, shelter, transport goods & people, and produce electricity without the use of fossil fuels, with foundational chapters on nature, green jobs, and the human impacts of climate change.
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Thanks to the Manitoba Seniors for Sustainability campaign for raising awareness and concern.
IPCC 1.5℃ Report Analysis
to a 1-sheet PDF Summary of the IPCC 1.5℃ report including suggestions for a strategy to help us prepare for this future.
The IPCC released a report on how quickly we need to take carbon out of the atmosphere to limit global warming to 1.5°C and avoid its most destructive consequences.
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What does a climate-resilient Manitoba look like? Learn more about the hopeful future we could all share and how we’ll get there at road2resiliencemb.ca
Winnipeg’s standing takes hit in annual climate report
Feb 25, 2021 – Winnipeg Free Press –
Winnipeg ranks middle or lower in most of the categories in the new National Climate League report. “The standings give us like a clear indication of our city’s priorities — that climate and sustainability isn’t one of our city’s priorities”
New spin on old polar vortex behaviour
Feb 10, 2021 – Winnipeg Free Press –
The polar vortex is not new but it is changing due to the way the planet is heating up. Because the arctic is warming faster than the equator, the jetstream is meandering more. This brings arctic air further south in some places while pushing warmer air further north in others.
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June 24, 2020 – Manitoba Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions data for large final emitters (LFE) has been updated to include 2018.
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