'Perilous': Bureau of Meteorology boss Rob Vertessy exits with climate warning

By Peter Hannam
Updated April 30 2016 - 2:14pm, first published 2:10pm

Australia faces a "perilous" water security future from climate change even as the Turnbull government eyes budget cuts to water programs and CSIRO halves climate investment, Rob Vertessy, the outgoing head of the Bureau of Meteorology, says.

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