The best collection of climate crisis news in the Pacific Northwest!
With the plastic industry expanding like never before and the crisis of ocean pollution growing, FRONTLINE and NPR investigate the fight over the future of plastics: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/film/plastic-wars/
How we grow our food is related to the health of our planet.
Excellent overview of city planning approaches!
One year ago, the Portland Clean Energy Fund made history as the first initiative created and led by communities of color to fund climate justice and jobs in the United States.
The initiative funds local renewable energy work that benefits all members of the community -- especially low-income communities and communities of color. This only happened because frontline, community-based, and climate activists in the community worked together to develop (and pass!) PCEF.
Eating more vegetables is healthy and can mitigate climate change!
Check out this timely video.
The Playbook for Climate Denial. Check out this detailed video
This webinar starts slowly, but is outstanding! The Green New Deal is a bold and compelling proposal to transform the US energy system in a fundamentally new direction, fueled by values that so many of our religious and spiritual traditions share: love, justice, and compassion.
NASA's Oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) and Operation IceBridge missions are investigating the thinning of Greenland's ice sheets from both above and below.
Why The Only Future Worth Building Includes Everyone. Click on this link: https://www.ted.com/talks/pope_francis_why_the_only_future_worth_building_includes_everyone?language=en#t-72865
Learn about SLAP lawsuits and how to counteract them.
More evidence of human caused ecological destruction, from OSU Professor Bill Ripple.
This is critical information for the current national conversation.
Greta Thunberg at UN Climate Change COP24 Conference
From Global Weirding Series by Katharine Hayhoe, an evangelical, pastors wife, and climate scientist.
From Global Weirding Series by Katharine Hayhoe