Extreme weather set to get worse

2011 – 220 scientists – experts in the field of global climate – conclude that extreme weather is increasing – heatwaves to become more damaging – intense rainfall to become…well….more intense.

Not good news for Australia – especially considering that the ‘Black Saturday’ bushfires were estimated to cost $4.4 billion and the 2011/2012 Queensland floods were estimated to cost $5 billion. And we can’t forget about all the lives that were lost because of these events.

So brace yourself Australia. The next century appears to be a royal pain in our backsides –  and we really only have ourselves to blame.

Source of information: http://environmentalresearchweb.org/cws/article/news/53010

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4 Responses to Extreme weather set to get worse

  1. The same thing is happening in other parts of world..even in India there is uncertainty of Rains..

  2. If you check the newspapers every body is writing about it, there are reports and graphs and all that stuff…

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