A climate scientist has said that one cool spring or a hot spell 100 years are not proof climate change is not happening.
Premier Gladys Berejiklian this morning declared a state of emergency, handing powers to RFS Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons.
Climate change is more than just an ethical issue - how it is managed by business has scope to have serious financial risks and rewards.
NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) will highlight opportunities for the agricultural sector to harness renewable energy sources as part of the National Renewables in Agriculture Workshop and Expo in Wagga Wagga on Thursday November 14.
It has been somewhat of a rarity over the past three years but the forecast rain over the past week has more than lived up to its potential.
It will be patchy and not everyone will get as much as they want but meteorologists are predicting the most widespread falls in six months.
While many factors influence our day-to-day weather, the prolonged dry period has been underpinned by a positive Indian Ocean Dipole.