Climate indicators for 2020 show a worsening of the climate globally it was revealed in a recent World Meteorological Office report.
The State of the Global Climate 2020 highlights the latest indicators of the climate system, including greenhouse gas concentrations, increasing land and ocean temperatures, sea level rise, melting ice and glacier retreat and extreme weather.
The WMO report, which included contributions from an extensive network of partners including the Met Office, also highlights impacts on socio-economic development, migration and displacement, food security and land and marine ecosystems.
Follow this link to read a statement on the report by the UK Met Office
The UK's long coastline is relatively accessible to all of its population. The coast is the focus of important economic, environmental and social activities. Some of the country's most important natural habitats and heritage sites are located on the coast. The coast also concentrates important economic activities from fishing to ports to offshore energy generation. A study published in 2011,... Read More»
Your carbon footprint is a gauge of your CO2 emissions or the impact your activities have on the environment measured in carbon emissions. Your carbon footprint is measured in units, tonnes or kg of CO2. Our carbon footprint is mainly produced through burning fossil fuels for heating and transportation, but also in the production and shipping. We can reduce... Read More»
The Magic Seaweed surfers' website tells you all the exciting news in surfing, and most importantly, the latest in surf height and prevailing conditions in many places on the UK coast where surfing takes place. This includes East Wittering & Bracklesham and West Wittering. Web cams in both places take you right to the heart of the weather action! Follow this link to... Read More»