Climate change scepticism could wipe out rural towns

Yahoo!7 News: A new report is warning hundreds of inland Australian towns could cease to exist by 2050 if locals do not adapt to climate change. The report studied 1,600 bush towns and found the ones with low education rates are least likely to make the decisions needed to adapt to a hotter future. But in many regional areas there is resistance to change because of lingering scepticism about climate change. The same scepticism means the research may not have much impact on the areas it targets. The......

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