26 Aug '12, 7am

If you can't make demo, email Cameron - Don't ignore wake up call of record Arctic melting. It's time to act!

If you can't make demo, email Cameron - Don't ignore wake up call of record Arctic melting. It's time to act!

The Downing Street webform (choose "Contact the Prime minister's Office") at https://email.number10.gov.uk/Contact.aspx allows you to send a brief message to the Prime Minister. Write your own, or copy and paste the suggested text below. Dear David Cameron The record minimum for Arctic sea ice extent has just been broken – and we expect the ice to continue melting for a couple of weeks. The frightening prospect of a completely ice-free Arctic is not far off. Already, the rapid warming of the arctic seems to be affecting the behaviour of the jet stream, causing extreme weather events and feeding into a global food crisis. The release of frozen methane also threatens dangerous accelerated warming. The world is poised on the brink of unimaginable destruction. Now is not the time to back off from commitments already made. Instead, we must take emergency action before it is too...

Full article: http://www.campaigncc.org/cameronletter

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