We are all aware that climate change is affecting the environment in many ways. It is changing the shape of the land, temperatures and more. It is also affecting our health. The ways in which this is happening are more subtle but they are still noticeable and they are also disturbing.
- As a climate scientist, I spend time and energy studying how fast the Earth is warming and what is causing the warming.
- Perhaps most importantly they find that climate change is already affecting our health. This isn’t a future problem for the next generation.
- The study reports that if you live on the West Coast, wildfires, extreme temperatures, poorer air quality, extreme weather events, and agricultural risks are occurring.
“In fact, climate change is already affecting personal human health around the world.”