Climate Change

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What is climate change? A definition from the Department of Ecology of Washington State reads: Climate includes patterns of temperature, precipitation, humidity, wind and seasons. It affects more than just a change in the weather and refers to seasonal changes over a long period of time. These climate patterns play a fundamental role in shaping natural ecosystems, and the human economies and cultures that depend on them.

It may be used inter-changably with global warming as they’re closely related. Global warming causes climates to change. Here is NASA discussion on the two terms, What's In A Name?

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Claire Fyson: Governance of large-scale Carbon Dioxide Removal
February 28, 2020

On 4 December 2019 at UNFCCC COP25, C2G and leading experts argued for more urgency in global discussions to plug the governance gaps in CO2 removal. Claire Fyson, Research Analyst at Climate Analytics, and co-author of the report "Governing Large-scale Carbon Dioxide Removal: Are We Ready?" highlighted governance challenges related to large-scale CO2 removal, using Bio-energy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) as an example.

EarthSayer Claire Fyson

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