Title

Aylin’s Climate Story

Name

Aylin Malcolm

Place

Izmir, Turkey

How are you sensing climate change?

There was heavy rain in the summer this year, for the first time in the ~30 years my grandparents have lived in this part of Turkey. Meanwhile in Canada, my parents enjoyed a nice, bright, warm summer. Climate change doesn’t look the same in every place and doesn’t always seem like a disaster, but what’s certain is that we’re unprepared for the ways that regional patterns are shifting.

 

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Izmir, Turkey

Evan’s Story

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Ikym’s Story

Through my health and home.

Emma’s Story

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Rachel’s Story

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Emma’s Story

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Nic’s Story

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Anastasiia’s Story

The weather discrepancies during the same season throughout years.

Carolina’s Story

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Alejandro’s Story

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