France faces full brunt of climate change with heat waves, wildfires, drought


PARIS

France is reeling under the effects of record heat from abnormally hot and dry weather intensified by four heat waves, a historic drought that has sent water levels plunging across the country, and several outbreaks of wildfires that have left thousands of hectares of forest land barren. 

The crisis began unusually early at the end of a short winter. The spring season this year was the warmest since the start of the 20th century, according to a report by…



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Written by Bourbiza Mohamed

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