Changing climate the reason floods in Pakistan are so devastating

September 7th, 2022

ABC Online, Other, 06/09/2022, Rhiannon Stevens
Entire villages swamped, crops destroyed, disease now spreading and more than 1,000 people dead, Pakistan’s record-breaking floods have left behind a trail of disaster. Key points: Extreme rainfall along with melting glaciers in the country’s north have affected a third of the country. […] But research shows the annual monsoons are getting wetter and more dangerous because of climate change The floods bear the hallmarks of a changing climate, CSIRO climate scientist Michael Grose said.

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