July 15, 2024 7:01 AM

the lake district

Climate Change Seen as Reason for Storm Desmond Extreme Flooding

Climate change was partly attributed to the violent rain and flood by Storm Desmond which caused destruction in many parts of Scotland, Ireland and The Lake Disctrict. Climate change increased the chances of Storm Desmond flooding the affected areas up to 40%, according to research made by experts from Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute and Oxford University.


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