WWF warns of worsening ‘superfires’ across Europe

FILE PHOTO: Firefighters are seen near wildfires in Alto de la Centenera, near Cuevas del Valle, Spain June 29, 2019 in this still image taken from a video obtained by social media. Christopher Moreira via REUTERS/File Photo

MADRID (Reuters) – Global conservation group World Wildlife Fund (WWF) warned on Thursday of the risks from new faster-spreading “superfires” in the wake of heatwaves and droughts that have been afflicting Europe in what many see as a symptom of climate change. Although the Mediterranean is the area most affected by wildfires, traditionally wetter northern […]

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