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07/04/2013 07:56 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Climate Change: Summer Bummer For Your Fourth Of July? (INFOGRAPHIC)

The Fourth of July in the United States means backyard barbecues, beach outings and fireworks displays for millions of Americans. But thanks to climate change, some of your favorite activities face an uncertain future.

Temperatures are rising, drought and wildfire risks are growing and coastal areas face the threat of devastating storm surges. Some of your favorite foods and beverages even face threats due to water shortages and greater losses to U.S. bee populations.

Learn more about this summer bummer in the infographic below.


Infographic by Jan Diehm for The Huffington Post.

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