Climate Change

Pros and Cons of Moving to Various Cities


British Columbia declared a state of emergency in both 2017 and 2018, when they had two record setting years for fires. In 2017, 1.22 million hectares burned in B.C. and in 2018, 1.35 million hectares burned

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It doesn't get that much warmer to be nice, but the few degrees of change will wreak havoc. The reason you feel gloomy in the PNW in winter is not from low temperature anyway. It is from not being able to see the sun for months on end (so overcast) and due to short days.


-11% to +13%


Stronger storm surges
More intense and more frequent heavy-rain events