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El Nino is bittersweet for disappearing Kiribati as it battles climate change

3 Dec 2015, TRF

As the tiny South Pacific nation of Kiribati battles to save its islands from climate change-induced rising sea levels and drought, in an ironic twist the strongest El Nino in nearly 20 years is providing it with an economic bonanza in tuna, reports Reuters. The warming of the Pacific Ocean due to the El Nino weather system has sent tuna schools migrating away from traditional waters...



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