Home » Topics » NOAA (Page 2)

Global warming could spur toxic algae, bacteria in seas

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Global warming could spur the growth of toxic algae and bacteria in the world’s seas and lakes, with an impact that could be felt in 10 years, US scientists said Saturday. Studies have shown that shifts brought about by climate change make ocean and freshwater environments more…

Recent weather disasters consistent with climate change models: NOAA

The flurry of exceptional weather disasters in recent years is completely consistent with scenarios about an aspect of climate change, the head of the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said on Tuesday. Jane Lubchenco, administrator of the top US agency for meteorology and environmental science, said extreme weather…

Page 2 of 212