Droughts and other extreme weather events can affect crops and animals, and cause heat stress and other health effects among vulnerable groups and field workers. More effective use of water resources and protection of soils, crops and cattle from climate impacts are essential to producing sufficient food, maintaining the quality of life and conserving natural resources.
Online information sources:
Palestine Museum of Natural History: https://www.palestinenature.org
Environment Quality Authority of Palestine: http://environment.pna.ps
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: http://www.ipcc.ch
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change: https://unfccc.int/