Journalists often find themselves tackling big stories and reporting on the major global issues.

One of those is climate change. But where do you even start and what is the best way to approach such an important and complex issue?

Here to give you some examples, Clare Cavanagh looks at five key areas that Reuters News reports on around this topic, including animal extinction.

"Accuweather identified the most recent species of certain animals that will soon fail to exist, highlighting the dire effect climate change has had on creatures and their habitats on land, sea and sky," she writes.

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