26 Apr '12, 9pm

We are in the age of mega-fires, but we are also in the age of the mega-movement: #ConnectTheDots

Picture this: three firefighters, dressed for work, standing in a blackened landscape scarred by wildfires and flash floods. They hold bright, circular signs: This is climate change. More CO2 = More Wildfires. Connect the Dots. That's what some of our friends in New Mexico are planning for Climate Impacts Day on 5/5/12. That landscape they'll be standing in? The Bandelier National Monument, where the largest fire in New Mexico's history burned 60% of the park last year. As the planet warms, wildfires are getting both fiercer and more frequent. As Ken Frederick of the United States Bureau of Land Management and a former firefighter said, "we are in the era of the mega-fire." But we are also in the era of the mega-movement. 350.org has led global days of action before, but things are different this year: for people everywhere, the climate crisis is no longer some distant, ab...

Full article: http://www.350.org/en/about/blogs/outrage-and-hope

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