05 November 2012 The Cost of Climate Silence Posted by: Jamie Rappaport Clark | Comments Off on The Cost of Climate Silence Jamie Rappaport Clark, President and CEO The pictures coming out of New York and New Jersey are heartbreaking, to say the least. Hurricane Sandy shows us how deadly, dangerous and costly climate silence can be for our communities, our wildlife and the species places we all love. Check out my latest op-ed in the Huffington Post to read more about this issue: http://dfnd.us/YvqcSs Aerial photo of Mantoloking, New Jersey after Hurricane Sandy. (Photo credit: Greg Thompson/USFWS) Jamie Rappaport Clark, President and CEO A former head of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Jamie’s lifelong commitment to wildlife and conservation led her to choose a career in wildlife biology. Jamie is recognized as a leading national expert on the Endangered Species Act and imperiled wildlife. Her leadership and expertise have helped defeat numerous efforts to destroy the Endangered Species Act.