A cow is seen on land that used to be filled with water in Paine, Chile. Photo: Reuters A cow is seen on land that used to be filled with water in Paine, Chile. Photo: Reuters
A cow is seen on land that used to be filled with water in Paine, Chile. Photo: Reuters

Record-breaking drought in Chile offers bountiful proof of climate change

  • Science Minister Andres Couve said the steady decline in the country’s water reserves because of climate change was now a ‘national priority’
  • ‘The weather events are happening with a frequency and intensity that makes it very easy for people to see’, he said

Topic |   Climate change
A cow is seen on land that used to be filled with water in Paine, Chile. Photo: Reuters A cow is seen on land that used to be filled with water in Paine, Chile. Photo: Reuters
A cow is seen on land that used to be filled with water in Paine, Chile. Photo: Reuters
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