Dr. Peter Carter, Paul Beckwith and Regina Valdez discuss the water crisis in Europe, which has been in a severe drought that is classified as ‘exceptional drought’ by the drought monitors.
This video was recorded on March 15th, 2023, and published on April 8th, 2023.
Some of the topics discussed:
Venice’s Famous Gondolas Trapped in the Mud Amid Historic Low Tide
Very Precarious: Europe faces growing water crisis as winter drought worsens
677 inches of snow: California breaks a 40-year snowfall record as more of the state eclipses the 50-feet mark
SPEI - The Standardised Precipitation-Evapotranspiration Index
Europe Lacks Groundwater: Satellite Date Shows Sustained Severe Drought Across the Continent
Future Southern Ocean warming linked to projected ENSO variability
Dr. Peter Carter - MD, Expert IPCC Reviewer and the director of the Climate Emergency Institute
Paul Beckwith - Climate Systems Scientist. Professor at the University of Ottawa’s Paleoclimatology Laboratory as well as at Carleton University
Regina Valdez - Program Director, Climate Reality Project, NYC. GreenFaith Fellow and LEED Green Associate
Charles Gregoire – Climate Reality Leader, Electrical Engineer, Webmaster and IT prime for FacingFuture.Earth and the Climate Emergency Forum
Heidi Brault - Climate Reality Leader, BA(Psychology), Library & Information Technician Diploma - Video production and website assistant - Organizer and convener, Metadata technician, COP28 Team Lead for FacingFuture.Earth and the Climate Emergency Forum.
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