Monthly Archives: October 2014

Forests Updates: Creating Forests From Remnants, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Wikimedia Commons OO $42 Billion in Economic Damages Yearly From Carbon-Rich Mangroves’ Destruction – globally coordinated action and policy needed to stem loss of one of the planet’s … Continue reading

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Climate Risks: Extreme French Storm, 4th Largest Lake Dries, CA Ducks Dying, and More!

WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Oct 12, 2014 How unusual has the weather been? No one event is … Continue reading

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Since 1970: As Humans Have Doubled, Wildlife Has Declined By HALF!

WHAT DOESN’T WORK Fossil Fuel Follies: OO Burning Coal To Blame For US Rising Carbon Emissions in 2013 OO MIT: Global Energy Use, Co2 May Double By 2100 Clueless Leadership: OO A Complete Guide To Politicians Who Plead Ignorance And … Continue reading

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Inspirational Activism, Supporting Clean Energy Candidates, and More!

WHAT WORKS Speaking Out: OO Michigan Resident Confronts Gas Pipeline Surveyors — With A Shotgun – when they show up unannounced and start planning a pipeline right across his property. OO Federal Court Backs EPA’s Veto Of Large Surface Mine … Continue reading

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Chile to Tax Carbon, Immediate Health Benefits of Cutting Carbon, and More!

GOOD CLEAN NEWS OO Tackling Global Warming Will Improve Health, Save Lives, And Save Money OO Cutting Carbon Emissions Would Have Almost Immediate Health Benefits says new study. OO Conventional Fossil Fuel Generators Headed Towards Decline says a new report … Continue reading

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The Oceans Are Warming Faster Than Thought, and Fish Can’t Adapt

OO Oceans Getting Hotter Than Anybody Realized says new data; apparently there were flaws in old measurements… Credit D. Dixson OO Oceans Acidifying Faster Than Fish Can Adapt – says a new study, which indicates it can take several generations … Continue reading

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The New Arctic Climate Change Canaries: Walruses!

USGS OO The Latest Climate Refugees: 35,000+ Walrus Mass on Beach as their homes, sea ice, have melted away. OO Largest Massing Ever a Sign of Warming Arctic Wikipedia Why Does This Threaten Walruses? Walruses are built for sea ice … Continue reading

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