KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE
Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon
OO Deforestation May Be Accelerating In Papua New Guinea
OO Indonesia: Sumatran Community Takes Charge To Protect Its Forest
OO After 10 Years Vying For Protection,
Kalimantan Community Granted Legal Rights To Its Forest – communities are key in protecting forests.
OO China Tries Out Logging Ban In Northeastern Province
OO 155 Chinese Nationals Arrested For Illegal Logging In Myanmar
OO Radical Transparency: Tracking Deforestation Through Satellite Imagery
There is, of course, much more news on the consequences and solutions to climate change. To get it, check out this annotated resource list I’ve compiled, “Climate Change News Resources,” at WordPress.com here. For more information on the science of climate change, its consequences and solutions you can view my annotated list of online information resources here.
To help you understand just what science does and does NOT do, check thisout!
Every day is Earth Day, folks, as I was reminded by this Chilean protea I photographed one spring. Making the U.S. a global clean energy leader will ensure a heck of a lot more jobs, and a clean, safe future. If you’d like to join the increasing numbers of people who want to TELL Congress that they will vote for clean energy candidates you can do so here. It’s our way of letting Congress know there’s a strong clean energy voting bloc out there. For more detailed summaries of the above and other climate change items, audio podcasts andtexts are freely available.
Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here. This is an ongoing campaign (the next Congressional election is in 2016!) so please, spread the word. It’s our way of telling Congress that a strong clean energy voting bloc is out there. This is how YOU can make a difference.
For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week
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