Climate change 2015: growing risks, critical choices

Will Steffen, Lesley Hughes, Alix Pearce

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    Abstract

    This latest report comes halfway through the Critical Decade for climate action and four years after the Climate Commission released its report, ‘Critical Decade: Climate science, risks and responses’. The report outlines how the changing climate poses substantial and escalating risks for health, property, infrastructure, agriculture and natural ecosystems in Australia.

    Compared to our understanding when the last Critical Decade report was published, the risks of climate change for our wellbeing now look more serious at lower levels of climate change, strengthening the case for urgent action.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationSydney
    PublisherClimate Council of Australia
    Commissioning bodyClimate Council of Australia
    Number of pages76
    ISBN (Print)9780994301086, 0994301081, 9780994301079, 0994301073
    Publication statusPublished - 2015

    Bibliographical note

    Copyright Climate Council of Australia Ltd 2015. Version archived for private and non-commercial use with the permission of the author/s and according to publisher conditions. For further rights please contact the publisher.

    Keywords

    • climatic changes

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