Tag Archives: ecosystems

    Earth ‘well outside safe operating space for humanity’, scientists find

    Sept. 15, 2023 – The Guardian – First complete ‘scientific health check’ shows most global systems beyond stable range in…+

    Forestry adaptation

    The boreal forest is the ecosystem that is expected to be affected the most by future climatic changes. This is…+

    Ecosystem adaptation

    Just as we need to build adaptive capacity into human systems to prepare for climate change, we should aim to…+


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

    Lake Winnipeg biome

    The types and abundance of biological species living in a water body or preserved in its sediments can inform us…+


    When Manitobans think of the ocean, our minds either travel to the West or East coast. We often forget that…+

    Water quality

    Less water from precipitation and glacial runoff will have an enormous impact on water quality in Manitoba and across the…+

    Water quantity

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

    Water impacts

    In this section, you will find out more about how climate change is affecting and is expected to affect: Oceans…+

    Ecosystems impacts

    In this section, you will learn about climate change impacts on the following Manitoba ecosystems: Wetlands Grasslands Forests Wildlife Click…+

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