What’s Our Impact

The effects of climate change

Many of the impacts of climate change are already being felt around the world. Some of those effects include changes with respect to weather patterns and extreme weather events. Flooding is occurring more frequently, and droughts are becoming longer. Climate change is increasing the chances of cold waves and heat waves. Storms, cyclones and hurricanes are becoming more intense in recent years. The amount of rainfall is rising in high latitudes and decreasing in most sub-tropical and temperate land areas.