Warm Waters, Winds head for East Antarctica, threatening eventual Massive Sea Level Rise

Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – I attended an academic conference once in Melbourne, Australia. I was strictly instructed to pronounce it mel-bun, and have complied. Australia is really far away from the Detroit area. I asked someone about the beaches to the south of the city, and what body of water they were on. Oh, … Read more

CBSA announces some improvements to dire situation at airports… but no end date for ArriveCAN

On last Friday’s episode of The Ezra Levant Show, guest host David Menzies discussed the dire situation of Canadian air travel, especially at Toronto’s airport. As we recently reported, thanks to the various stupefying mandates of the Justin Trudeau Liberals, Toronto Pearson International is the number one airport in the world!… um, number one when … Read more

Heat warning still in place for large swaths of central and eastern Canada – Canada News

Photo: The Canadian Press Five provinces across central and eastern Canada continued to swelter in unseasonably hot conditions on Sunday, Environment Canada said as it extended a widespread heat warning into a second day. The warning from the national weather agency covered broad swaths of southern Ontario, southern Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince … Read more

“Give me a tax break for that”

Antoinette Johnson Peart, safety, health and environment, general services and distribution center manager for Nestlé Jamaica. (Photo: Joseph Wellington) Nestlé Jamaica is pressing the Government to consider legislation for green taxes, and incentives for corporations to encourage them to take better care of the environment as part of plans to reduce the country’s carbon footprint … Read more

More human remains discovered as drought dries Lake Mead

LAS VEGAS (AP) — More human remains have been found at drought-stricken Lake Mead National Recreation Area east of Las Vegas, authorities said Sunday. It’s the fourth time since May that remains have been uncovered as Western drought forces the shoreline to retreat at the shrinking Colorado River reservoir behind the Hoover Dam. National Park … Read more

Temperatures rise as France tackles its worst drought on record

PARIS, Aug 7 (Reuters) – France on Sunday braced for a fourth heatwave this summer as its worst drought on record left parched villages without safe drinking water and farmers warned of a looming milk shortage in the winter. Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne’s office has set up a crisis team to tackle a drought that … Read more

Ottawa’s pledge to plant two billion trees is proving difficult to execute

Francis Allard, President and co-founder, Ramo at the landfill in a willow stand in Quebec.Matthew McClearn/The Globe and Mail Standing atop an old landfill, Francis Allard is in his element. mr. Allard is co-founder of Ramo, whose business is planting willows and poplars to help remediate landfills, mines and marginal land. At the Ste-Sophie Landfill … Read more

WW2 bomb revealed in drought-hit waters of Italy’s River Po

BORGO VIRGILIO, Italy, Aug 7 (Reuters) – Heatwaves sweeping Europe this summer have brought not just record high temperatures and scorched fields: the drought-stricken waters of Italy’s River Po are running so low they revealed a previously submerged World War Two bomb. Military experts defused and carried out a controlled explosion on Sunday of the … Read more