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Switzerland

 http://www.ch2014-impacts.ch/

Impacts of climate change in Switzerland: Study

14 Mar 2014, WSL

Southern Switzerland emerges as a hotspot of the effects of climate change, according to a new study, 'CH2014-Impacts'. Among its findings, bark beetle is putting spruce trees all over Switzerland under increasing pressure as an additional generation of pests could hatch each year due to the rising temperatures...


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Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 2006 3,000
Flood 2005 2,500
Mass mov. wet 1988 2,000
Mass mov. wet 2000 1,500
Mass mov. wet 2002 231
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.



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