[Fwd: BIOD: Boreal Forests Face Burning Threat from Global Warming]

Joseph Zorzin redoak at forestmeister.com
Wed Dec 20 16:46:16 EST 2000

truffler1635 at my-deja.com wrote:


big snip

> [snip]
> I think this article misses the point slightly. Global warming has
> already produced a noticeable change in far northern climate:
> thunderstorms and lightening. Without such storm activity, the blazes
> would not occur. But with global warming happening, the Inuit's suddenly
> are faced with a natural phenomena they have never experienced before:
> lightening, thunderstorms, and possible wildfires.Until recently the
> Inuit had no words for such phenomena.

But they do have dozens of terms for snow. <G>

> Daniel B. Wheeler
> www.oregonwhitetruffles.com
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