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1930s Dust Bowl and Climate Change

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1930s Dust Bowl and Climate Change

Dust storm approaching Stratford, Texas

Climate change has spread worries about how people will react if there are sudden and harsh changes in climate.   

Robert McLeman is a professor of Geography at the University of Ottawa who decided to examine history for some answers. He turned to a North American event that combined a long period of draught with a long economic slump.  

Robert Mc Leman told Jerome what he expected to learn from the Dust Bowl era.

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