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Experts talk climate change at Kingston Symposium

Canadians love to talk about the weather. And there’s been plenty to talk about this winter with lots of snow, deep freezes and quick thaws. 195 more words


Year in review 2017: January brought Mackenzie Clipper to Saskatoon

In our Year in Review series, The Saskatoon StarPhoenix looks back on the stories that affected residents the most in 2017.

Mackenzie Clipper hits

Environment Canada senior climatologist David Phillips has been studying weather for 50 years, but had never before heard of the weather system afflicting Saskatoon in January 2017 — a Mackenzie Clipper. 536 more words

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Climate change forces farmers to rethink crops in Windsor-Essex County

Climate change will mean agricultural change for farmers in Windsor-Essex County.

Al Douglas, director of the Ontario Centre for Climate Impacts and Adaptation Resources, says that this area can expect the average annual temperature to increase by an additional three degrees Celsius by mid-century. 466 more words

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Calgary hasn't been this smoky since Neil Armstrong first stepped onto the moon

If you think Calgary’s hazy summer has been particularly bad, you’re not just blowing smoke.

Since July 8, as B.C.’s wildfires flared out of control west of the Rocky Mountains, the city has experienced 27 days obscured by smoke and haze, about 246 hours in total as of Monday, said Environment Canada senior climatologist David Phillips. 585 more words

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Last Sunday saw a great coming together of nations as our UK based representatives PBR Streetgang bridged the gap between pseudo-balearians Ruf Dug and Andrew Livesey… 256 more words

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Our music Master this week is David Phillips. Dave has a long and lustrous history with Ibiza and he is one of our closest comrades. 2,240 more words

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Don't hold your breath for rain in Regina any time soon

The “proof is in the precipitation” — or lack thereof — according to senior climatologist with Environment Canada, David Phillips.

“You can hear that it’s dry there. 525 more words

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