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Environmental Climate Tipping Points.

Prescribed burning will become more common. Image — Peter Miles.

The social cost of carbon continues to rise and will abruptly rise if tipping points are exceeded, this highlights the need for an extreme effort to control carbon dioxide emissions to zero by 2050 in order to limit heat to 1.5 C rise over the pre-industrial level (Cai, Lenton & Lontzek 2016).

Environmental Climate Tipping Point — The tipping point where major change happens and often results in a…

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Peter Miles

Peter Miles

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45 years in Environmental Science, B.Env.Sc. in Wildlife & Conservation Biology. Writes on Animals, Plants, Soil & Climate Change. environmentalsciencepro.com