24 May '11, 5pm

San Francisco, Chicago and even the Vatican are getting ready for #climatechange - TWS's JP Leous talks on the latest

I won’t spoil the interview for you (listen to it online ), but I will say in lieu of meaningful Congressional action to address the climate crisis, organizations from the Vatican to San Francisco to Chicago are calling for action and taking steps—and adapting to climate change is front and center. This is great news, but more—much more—is needed if we are to jumpstart the green economy and protect our communities and wildlands. We need to cut greenhouse gas emissions to solve tomorrow’s climate problem – we need investments in adaptation strategies that solve today’s.

Full article: http://wilderness.org/talking-climate-adaptation-on-dr-molly


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