Habitability of Mongolia under threat from climate change www.adelaidenow.com.au
There are fears one of the world's oldest cultures may be wiped out by the effects of climate change. Substantial temperature changes and extreme weather events in Mongolia have been blamed for the deaths of thousands of livestock in recent years. It’s believed to be forcing hundreds of families to abandon their traditional nomadic farming methods per year. Mongolians are pleading for international climate action as world leaders prepare for the UN climate conference in December.