In this issue
Get ready for
a trip around the globe — in this issue Canadian Geographic explores
the impacts of climate change worldwide. For the first time, we’ve teamed up
with four sister geographic magazines to share unique perspectives on changes in
Lisa Gregoire visits Grise Fiord, Nunavut, Canada’s most
northern community. Kennedy Warne takes us to Tuvalu, a small archipelago in the
South Pacific that faces extinction as the shores slowly erode away. Travel to Norway
with Chris Turner to explore how carbon taxes are changing behaviour. Visit European
vineyards with Charlie Furniss, see the Antarctic Peninsula with Ken Eastwood and
discover the drama unfolding around Mount Kilimanjaro.
Fifty years ago, Inuit landed on Ellesmere Island and settled Canada’s northernmost community. Now the changing climate is forcing them to adapt again. View related stories, photos of the Arctic and
video clips of belugas, Inuit
Fiord and an interview
with Ian Stirling.
By Lisa Gregoire with photography by Patrice Halley
Online exclusive: Canadian Geographic Photo Club
Join us for an interview with photographer Patrice Halley and get
a behind-the-scenes look into a photo shoot for Canadian Geographic
By Michela Rosano
Tuvalu is sinking
Will a tiny South Pacific nation be the
first one the world needs to rescue
from the ravages of climage change?
By Kennedy Warne with photography by Giora Dan and Kennedy Warne
The Antarctic Peninsula is warming
at an unprecedented rate. Change
in this polar haven is occurring faster
than almost anywhere else on Earth.
By Ken Eastwood
Bounty of Kilimanjaro
Downstream from melting snows on
Africa’s highest peak, the real climatechange
story is playing itself out.
By Alex Hetherington with photography
by Georgina Goodwin and Ariadne Van Zandbergen
The carbon cleansers
Norway’s economy is less dependent on oil than most. What prompted all the forward thinking? A carbon tax.
By Chris Turner
|The inside story
Aussie odyssey, Conquering Logan’s fury, Geographical societies
join forces, Yukon wrecks
Grise Fiord’s cold warriors
Meet our writers and photographers
River lords, Parental courage, Shotgun solution, Feeding the beast
The sipping point, Students of weather, Sun dynasty, Saving Salluit,
This town is made for walking, The melt belt, Climbing trees
À la carte
Permafrost: the other melting ice cap
By Steven Fick and Elizabeth Shilts
Preaching to the skeptics, Chronicles of climate
On the horizon
Grizzlies of the Yukon’s Fishing Branch River
By Tammy Armstrong
Can Geo POLL
The Earth’s climate is changing, and it’s causing problems for those of us who live here. From drought to rising seas to melting ice caps, which effect are you most worried about?