28 Apr '11, 3am

Most Villagers in Nepal Say the Climate is Changing : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Most Villagers in Nepal Say the Climate is Changing : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Global climate change is perhaps the most widely studied phenomena in recent decades, with data being pored over by countless scientists around the world -- but for farmers in Nepal, its dramatic effects are part of daily life. For years, villagers in the Himalayan highlands have witnessed increases in snow melt and rising temperatures in the region associated with global warming, and now, for the very first time, their unique on-site knowledge has been gathered for scientific study on climate change -- reportage from the front line of a warming world.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/most-villagers-in...

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