Heatwave fuels forest fires in Portugal
Aug 12, 2015 / 0.52 min
There is no denying that the effects of climate warming on natural and human systems are becoming increasingly visible across the globe.
Year after year, single hottest year records are broken, as well as areas burned by wildfire in a great deal of countries around the world.
None of this comes as a surprise as evidence that warmer temperatures are associated with spikes in fire activity.
The only question is when will we start to take responsibility for these events?