Rising levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere created a greenhouse effect – and a rapidly warming planet. A warmer atmosphere and rising ocean temperatures are amplifying the intensity of storms, producing rising sea levels and greatly increasing wind storm and flood risks for coastal property.
Climate change could also have wide-reaching ramifications for agriculture and industrial supply chains, as growers battle drought and industry faces global water scarcity. There is the growing risk that drought and food shortages will lead to increased levels of geopolitical violence.
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