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Small California Ski Resorts Struggle After 4 Years of Droughts

Small California Ski Resorts Struggle After 4 Years of Droughts | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
With California entering its fourth drought year, even some big resorts with millions of dollars in modern snow-making equipment don't have all their lifts
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Pineapple Express weather system prompts climate-change worries in B.C.

Pineapple Express weather system prompts climate-change worries in B.C. | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
As Mount Washington resort is forced to close due to warm weather, the ski industry mulls diversification
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Mass tourism can kill a city – just ask Barcelona’s residents

Mass tourism can kill a city – just ask Barcelona’s residents | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
Ada Colau: We’ve all been a tourist at some point, but citizens of this great city are fighting for a way of life as they are sidelined by the authorities
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Air France nominée pour le prix Pinocchio sur le greenwashing

Air France nominée pour le prix Pinocchio sur le greenwashing | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
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La compagnie a mis en place un projet de reforestation à Madagascar qui pénalise les communautés locales, selon une association.
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Don't care what the weatherman says? You will soon.

Don't care what the weatherman says? You will soon. | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
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In an effort to show how climate could affect weather patterns around the world, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) has begun to release a series of imaginary, but realistic, weather reports set in the year 2050.

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U.N. Climate Report Authors Answer 11 Basic Questions

U.N. Climate Report Authors Answer 11 Basic Questions | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
IPCC scientists answer 11 frequently asked questions about the impacts of global warming.
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Leuthards Umweltamt finanziert Film über Klimawandel mit

Leuthards Umweltamt finanziert Film über Klimawandel mit | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
Das Bundesamt von Bundesrätin Doris Leuthard unterstützt einen Film über den Klimawandel. Bürgerliche Politiker sehen die Gefahr, dass damit Politik gemacht werden soll.
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Adaptation aux changements climatiques: le conseil fédéral adopte le plan d'action. Tourisme concerné.

Adaptation aux changements climatiques: le conseil fédéral adopte le plan d'action. Tourisme concerné. | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
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Le plan d'action, que le Conseil fédéral a adopté le 9 avril 2014, est le second volet de la stratégie du Conseil fédéral pour l'adaptation aux changements climatiques. Ce plan d'action regroupe des mesures déjà planifiées ou à développer dans neuf secteurs: gestion des eaux, gestion des dangers naturels, agriculture, gestion des forêts, énergie, tourisme, gestion de la biodiversité, santé et développement territorial.

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Climate policy: Streamline IPCC reports

Climate policy: Streamline IPCC reports | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
As the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change asks how its assessment process should evolve, Dave Griggs argues for decadal updates and eased workloads.
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Un amusant jeu de l'oie pour expliquer comment les scientifiques produisent les rapports destinés au GIEC, le groupe d'étude sur les changements climatiques. Amusez-vous bien!

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Towards Quantitative Scenarios of Climate Change Impacts in Switzerland

Towards Quantitative Scenarios of Climate Change Impacts in Switzerland | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
The CH2014-Impacts report presents the results of a concerted effort of 15 Swiss research institutions to describe impacts of climate change in Switzerland quantitatively.
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Acclimatise Climate Change Adaptation Consultants - Welcome to the Acclimatise Network - Climate change adaptation news for businesses and governments.

Acclimatise Climate Change Adaptation Consultants - Welcome to the Acclimatise Network - Climate change adaptation news for businesses and governments. | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
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Re-writing history: thousands of historic sites in Wales at risk from climate chang

Re-writing history: thousands of historic sites in Wales at risk from climate chang | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
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How B.C.’s ski resorts are coping with global warming's threat to their existence

How B.C.’s ski resorts are coping with global warming's threat to their existence | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
With average temperatures rising and ‘bad years’ becoming more common, ski resorts are among the first to feel global warming
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Climate Change’s Latest Victim: Canada’s Outdoor Ice Rinks

Climate Change’s Latest Victim: Canada’s Outdoor Ice Rinks | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
A new project asks citizens to monitor their backyard rinks, helping to track how a warming climate is affecting Canada's skating tradition
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Why Snow Machines are Cold Comfort as Alps Warm

Why Snow Machines are Cold Comfort as Alps Warm | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
By Charlie English: TheGuardian:The hotel receptionist calls this mid-September low season the “calm before the madness”. Wandering through Davos on a biting autumn morning, “calm” feels like ...
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L'avion plombe le bilan carbone de la destination Ile-de-France

L'avion plombe le bilan carbone de la destination Ile-de-France | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
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Le tourisme génère 17,5 millions de tonnes de CO2. 91% des émissions sont liées au transport, dont  68% uniquement à...
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Graph of the Day: What climate change will cost tourism : Renew Economy

Graph of the Day: What climate change will cost tourism : Renew Economy | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
IPCC infographic illustrates the numerous direct and indirect ways climate change will affect one of the world's largest industries – global tourism.
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Une "appli" pour alerter en temps réel des risques naturels dans l'Aude et les P.-O.

Une "appli" pour alerter en temps réel des risques naturels dans l'Aude et les P.-O. | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
L'Office national des forêts (ONF) et le service de restauration des terrains en montagne (RTM) se sont associés à la société Signalert pour cette première. Géologue à la tête...
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Aktionsplan des Bundesrats: Vorbereitungen auf ein neues Klima - Schweiz Nachrichten - NZZ.ch

Aktionsplan des Bundesrats: Vorbereitungen auf ein neues Klima - Schweiz Nachrichten - NZZ.ch | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
Der Bundesrat arbeitet an einer Strategie, wie sich die Schweiz dem Klimawandel anpassen kann. Nun ist der Aktionsplan erschienen. Doch es sind noch viele Wissenslücken vorhanden.
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The Effect of Climate Change on European Tourism

The Effect of Climate Change on European Tourism | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
Last week we started a series on the impact of climate change on tourism businesses and regions around the world, based on a recently released report from
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Panorama du tourisme littoral | ATOUT FRANCE

Panorama du tourisme littoral | ATOUT FRANCE | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
Atout France a donc souhaité faire un point sur le tourisme littoral en publiant une série d’ouvrages dédiés. Leur objectif est à la fois de soulever les atouts, les faiblesses et les enjeux du tourisme au bord de la mer demain et de mettre en
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Ce Panorama du tourisme littoral s'interroge aussi sur l'impact à long terme du réchauffement climatique sur les littoraux français.

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Vivre avec le réchauffement global

Vivre avec le réchauffement global | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
La responsabilité de l’homme dans le réchauffement climatique est plus certaine que jamais. D’ici 2100, le température moyenne de la Terre pourrait augmenter de 4,8 degrés C et le niveau des océans s’élever de 82 centimètres. Ce sont les principaux enseignements du nouveau rapport du Groupe intergouvernemental d’experts du le changement climatique (GIEC), publié vendredi.
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Coûts et potentiel de réduction des émission de gaz à effet de serre en Suisse

Coûts et potentiel de réduction des émission de gaz à effet de serre en Suisse | climate change and tourism | Scoop.it
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Les plus gros potentiels de réduction des émissions de CO2 d’ici à 2020 existent dans les secteurs des transports et des bâtiments d’habitation.

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