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US authorities project 'above-average' hurricane activity in 2022

US authorities project 'above-average' hurricane activity in 2022

Up to 21 named storms possible, as many as 10 could become hurricanes, say officials

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Some marine species reappear in Sea of Marmara after long time
22.05.2022

Some marine species reappear in Sea of Marmara after long time

Numbers of lobsters, some squid species increased in Marmara lately, say marine experts

Summer comes early in Spain with rare, extreme heat
20.05.2022

Summer comes early in Spain with rare, extreme heat

15 provincial capitals forecast to break records for highest temperatures ever registered in May

 Women in Kenya declare war on invasive colonial-era plant species
18.05.2022

Women in Kenya declare war on invasive colonial-era plant species

Introduced by British colonialists as ornamental plant, invasive cactus feeds into indigenous vegetation creating food shortage for animals

Rising temperatures trigger water, food insecurity in Pakistan, India
19.05.2022

Rising temperatures trigger water, food insecurity in Pakistan, India

Climate change also threatening biodiversity in both countries

Tanzania’s women beekeepers shield wildlife
19.05.2022

Tanzania’s women beekeepers shield wildlife

Local initiative trains Maasai women beekeepers to protect sanctuaries for big cats