In his speech this afternoon, President Obama outlined a strategy for the U.S. to act on climate change, taking into account not just the human systems that need to be protected, but those that wildlife rely on as well.
Posts Tagged: adaptation
The only option that will be effective in dealing with the climate crisis is to go big. Each day that passes will make it more difficult to limit global temperatures to levels we have a hope of managing and responding to the impacts.
If our nation’s leaders found a new way to debate climate change, would it help get things done? Our President weighs in.
To rebuild after the damage from Hurricane Sandy, the Senate is approving an emergency funding bill — one that actually recognizes how coastal ecosystems can protect us from extreme weather.
The extremes just keep coming in the weather world – from droughts and forest fires to the wettest springs on record and massive flooding. How are policymakers responding to this? Unfortunately, by going to some extremes of their own.