Hurricane Fiona battered the southwest coast destroying 100 homes and leaving much of Port Aux Basques in ruins. Most homes in the province, say experts, wouldn’t fair much better.
Two experts on a Memorial University climate inaction panel say individual action is not enough to curb climate change.
Manuels River is offering a climate change lab to equip students with tools to handle overwhelming information about climate change, teaching practical skills.
Upland suggested that Corner Brook turn towards urban densification in a virtual meeting held on Nov. 24. This would help the city combat the effects of climate change while bringing in more tax revenue.
Ever increasing temperatures in Newfoundland are leading to mild winters and less opportunities to take part in the Canadian tradition of pond hockey.
In the aftermath of St. John’s declaring climate change an emergency, the deputy mayor and a local scientist put forward ideas on what the city can do next.
‘Even though we’re a relatively small province, we are a major contributor to global climate change.’ Margaret Harvey Kicker
‘This is the most important thing, in my opinion, that we have going on in the world.’
Overfishing is not the main culprit in declining fish stocks, the changing environment is.