Monthly Archives: January 2020

Climate change & loss of trees increase extreme heat in Sydney’s western suburbs

Sydney’s sprawling and densely populated western suburbs are becoming hotter and are now experiencing extreme summer temperatures and heatwaves “on an annual basis”  according to research by Western Sydney University in Penrith. “Climate predictions point toward further increasing heat. These … Continue reading

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