When will someone in the mainstream media make the connection between extreme climate events and climate change?
At least three houses have burned down as fire crews spent the night battling a deliberately lit bushfire about 100 kilometres south of Perth.
Hundreds of people were forced to flee their homes after the fire broke out just before midday yesterday and raced through a plantation area, threatening properties around Lake Clifton before spreading to neighbouring Herron.
According to reports the fire was deliberately lit:
Arson or not, it is the conditions that concern me.
Climate change is a powder keg.
We’ve lit the fuse, but can we snuff it out before it “explodes”?
It’s going to be a long summer.