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Statue of Liberty and Venice among sites at risk from climate change

‘Urgent and clear need’ to limit temperature rises to protect key sites from warming, rising seas and harsher weather

May 26, 2016 — Climate change now poses the single biggest threat to the world’s most famous heritage sites – including the Galápagos islands, the Statue of Liberty, Easter Island and Venice – according to a UN sponsored report. Continue reading Statue of Liberty and Venice among sites at risk from climate change