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Global Climate Strike September 20th 2019

We’ve endured another summer of record-breaking heatwaves, floods, and refinery explosions. Enough is enough. No more government inaction and half-measures. It’s time to build a renewable energy economy that works for everyone. Join us in the streets September 20 and the week after to demand climate justice for all. Learn more here: https://globalclimatestrike.net/usa/ https://youtu.be/FBHKkWsp9nk

By |2019-09-17T08:25:26-07:00September 17th, 2019|Climate|0 Comments

The Amazon Rainforest Is On Fire and Barely Makes the News

The Amazon rainforest is an ecological marvel. It's twice the size of India, according to the World Wildlife Fund, and it's the largest remaining tropical rainforest in the world. It's home to at least 10% of the world's biodiversity, produces 20% of the world's oxygen and helps regulate the temperature of the whole planet. Read more here: https://www.cnn.com/2019/08/22/world/amazon-rainforest-environment-fire-trnd/index.html [...]

By |2019-08-23T11:12:45-07:00August 23rd, 2019|Climate, Forests, Wildlife|0 Comments

Of The World’s New Oil and Gas Production 61% Will Come From the US

The sheer scale of this new production dwarfs that of every other country in the world and would spell disaster for the world’s ambitions to curb climate change – the effects of which we’re already witnessing through massive heatwaves, flooding, and extreme weather. Read more here: https://www.globalwitness.org/en/campaigns/oil-gas-and-mining/us-set-to-drown-world-oil/

By |2019-08-23T11:04:19-07:00August 23rd, 2019|Climate, Community|0 Comments

July Was The Warmest Month on Record For The Globe

The global land and ocean surface temperature departure from average for July 2019 was the highest for the month of July, making it the warmest month overall in the 140-year NOAA global temperature dataset record, which dates back to 1880. The year-to-date temperature for 2019 tied with 2017 as the second warmest January–July on record. [...]

By |2019-08-22T10:20:14-07:00August 22nd, 2019|Climate|0 Comments