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Scary Photos of a Future Desert in Spain You Can Show Those Who Deny Climate Change

By Afsana Khatoon, 10 September 2017

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4Temperatures are increasing above the Paris Agreement

Forests are slowly being uprooted to make way for agriculture expansion and farming land. In his worst case scenario, he said that temperatures were at risk of increasing 5 degrees worldwide. This is in sharp contrast to the Paris agreement which has capped a rise of 1.5 degrees.

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5There are slim chances of reaching the figures set by the Paris agreement

According to a study published in Nature Climate Change, there are slim chances of maintaining this figure and there is only a 1 percent chance that such a figure could be achieved. Such problems are the bones that will lead to permanent decline of the Targus River. 

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6An urgent need for humans to reduce their carbon footprint

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Currently, the range of increase in global temperature is 2.0-4.9 degrees centigrade. There is a 5% chance that will fall to 2 degrees and a 1% chance to 1.5 degrees centigrade. So in effect the Paris agreement hasn’t really made a difference at all. To accomplish a target within the frame of the Paris Agreement, humans would have to reduce their carbon footprint at a faster intensity. 

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