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BONN/FIJI Climate Conference COP23 (2017) Last Updated on 2017-11-21 14:14:03 BONN/FIJI INTERNATIONAL CLIMATE CONFERENCE COP23 (6-17 Nov. 2017) Official site for the BONN/FIJI CLIMATE CONFERENCE COP23 "FURTHER, FASTER - TOGETHER" "Bonn Conference an opportunity to boost climate risk management efforts" ---------------- CONFERENCE CONCLUSIONS   Videos from Bonn Background Information   Practical Information Commentary on COP23 US Pavillon - We Are Still In (Not the US govt) News from Bonn   Achieving the SDGs and Climate Change Young Adults at COP23 Docs for COP23  NGOCSD-NY Paper for COP23 Side Events at COP23 US Government - Reactions and Side Event Sustainable Innovation Forum Investors and Business at COP23  Carbon Pricing SBI, SBSTA Official Meetings Parallel Meetings   <--... More »
Trump, Denial, and Dangerous Climate Change Last Updated on 2017-11-20 14:47:32     TRUMP AND HIS IGNORANT, INCOMPETENT, CLIMATE-SCIENCE-DENYING ADMINISTRATION IS A WRECKING BALL AGAINST PROGRESS, WHICH MAKES DANGEROUS CLIMATE RISK WORSE Trump Exits Paris Agreement Trump Executive Order on Climate Climate Budget Cuts and Attacks on EPA, NASA, NOAA EPA Information Suppression Who is Trump, really? (Opera vs. Trump, Psychopathy ...) Trump, Russia, Fossil Fuels, and Climategate Trump administration and climate change denial   S. Pruitt, R. Tillerson, R. Perry, Other Trump Environment Admin, J. Mattis    Trump's Dangerous Climate Anti-Science Voting in 2016 and Climate Change Risk In-Depth Coverage of Climate Contrarians/Deniers - click HERE.  <-- Climate TOPICS: Sidebars UP and LEFT The picture of the dunce cap above is intentional. It... More »
Marrakech 2016 Climate Conference COP22 Last Updated on 2017-11-17 19:11:56   Marrakech 2016 Climate Conference COP22 Start Implementation of the Paris Climate Agreement Cars form a giant ‘1.5C’ to support the goal of the 2015 Paris Agreement.  2016 World Advanced Vehicle Expedition (WAVE) rally held outside the gates of the UN European headquarters in Geneva in June 2016. Photo: CVF / UNDP Outcomes of the Marrakech Conference MARRAKECH VISION TEXT Document List from Marrakech Letter to Jonathan Pershing from Peter Morales  The NGOCSD-NY Paper for the Marrakech Conference Marrakech UUA Observer Blog What's at Marrakech COP22  News Coverage for COP22 Background Information  -------------- Outcomes of the Marrakech Conference THE MARRAKECH COMMUNIQUE The Marrakech Vision World Leaders Issue Proclamation Underlining ‘Irreversible’... More »
Tar Sands, Global Warming, Protests, Keystone XL Pipeline Last Updated on 2017-11-17 19:06:59 Tar Sands, Global Warming, Protests, Keystone XL Pipeline Introduction - What Are Tar Sands? The Keystone XL Pipeline Global Warming and Environmental Concerns News on Tar Sands US Government Environmental Analyses (Pre Trump) Protests Against the Keystone XL Pipeline at the White House The Economics of Tar Sands The Politics of Tar Sands What's the picture? It's some tar sand. NOTE: MOST OF THIS PAGE IS PRE-TRUMP ---------------- Introduction - What are Tar Sands? Bituminous sands, colloquially known as oil sands or tar sands, are a type of unconventional petroleum deposit. The sands contain naturally occurring mixtures of sand, clay, water, and a dense and extremely viscous form of petroleum technically referred to as bitumen (or colloquially "tar" due to its similar appearance, odour, and colour). Oil sands... More »
Health Threat of Climate Change Last Updated on 2017-11-04 08:03:50 HEALTH THREAT OF CLIMATE CHANGE From the American Public Health Association APHA: “Climate change is one of the most serious public health threats facing our nation,” said Georges C. Benjamin, MD, FACP, FACEP (E), executive director of APHA. “Yet few Americans are aware of the very real consequences of climate change on the health of our communities, our families and our children.”The American Public Health Association (APHA) is the oldest and most diverse organization of public health professionals in the world. Disease Increase: As warming occurs, disease vectors including insects move north. This will increasingly affect the disease transmission to people, crops, and forests in many regions. The US Defense Department's Quadrennial Review (2010) says: "Climate change will contribute to food and water scarcity, will increase the spread of disease,... More »