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On Sep 8, 2020
@ret_ward shared
California wildfires illustrate the consequences of climate change https://t.co/6PWt6UEgeX
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California wildfires illustrate the consequences of climate change

California wildfires illustrate the consequences of climate change

A record heat wave is scorching California, where about two dozen wildfires are currently burning. Nearly 15,000 firefighters are battling steep terrain and extremely dry conditions as they ...

On Sep 3, 2020
@c40cities shared
RT @TRF_Climate: Read our news story on the youth #climate case filed today with @ECHR_CEDH, supported by @GLAN_LAW #Youth4climatejustice https://t.co/fJmY21cyuc https://t.co/oXqVGy5cbW
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Portuguese youth sue European states over 'life-threatening' climate change

Portuguese youth sue European states over 'life-threatening' climate change

Lawsuit filed with European Court of Human Rights aims to force governments to step up efforts to cut emissions

On Sep 5, 2020
@insideclimate shared
Irish physicist John Tyndall is known as the father of climate science, based on research from 1859. Actually, an American woman, Eunice Newton Foote, got there three years before he did. It's in a new book. @khayhoe @ilanabana https://t.co/WEKuG1q2MZ
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Q&A: Why Women Leading the Climate Movement are Underappreciated and Sometimes Invisible

Q&A: Why Women Leading the Climate Movement are Underappreciated and Sometimes Invisible

A new anthology co-edited by two women climate leaders helps make the point that “the climate crisis is not gender neutral.”

On Sep 3, 2020
@NOAAClimate shared
RT @usgcrp: Flowers blooming, birds migrating, animals hibernating-all are examples of phenology. Explore this interactive figure to learn more about how #climatechange disrupts these events along with other critical biologic activities in ecosystems across the U.S. https://t.co/CM2oplTMy3
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Figure 7.1: Climate Change, Ecosystems, and Ecosystem Services

Figure 7.1: Climate Change, Ecosystems, and Ecosystem Services

This report is an authoritative assessment of the science of climate change, with a focus on the United States. It represents the second of two volumes of the Fourth National Climate ...

On Sep 3, 2020
@ClimatePower shared
RT @SamanthaJPower: Very straightforward: 1. A warming planet is leading to more, & more destructive, fires. 2. Our current climate path=even worse fires coming. 3. Meeting goals of Paris Accord will limit damage, but that's a floor. 4. Must go far beyond Paris– now. https://t.co/Pj7rAKdICw
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Climate change makes ‘wildfire weather’ worse

Climate change makes ‘wildfire weather’ worse

With unusual lightning storms sparking intense wildfires engulfing California, experts warn that rising temperatures will make the situation worse.

On Sep 4, 2020
@WRIClimate shared
RT @WRIIndia: [email protected], author of Climate Change from the Streets: How Conflict and Collaboration Strengthen the Environmental Justice Movement will be speaking to WRI India's @UlkaKelkar Tuesday, 8 Sept 7–8 PM IST 9:30–10:30 AM EST Join the conversation here: https://t.co/HkjvTdkhQg https://t.co/5sxvXiBTgm
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Book Talks @ WRI Engage | Climate Change From the Streets: Poor Communities and Environmental Justice

Book Talks @ WRI Engage | Climate Change From the Streets: Poor Communities and Environmental Justice

WRI India is delighted to launch a new series of virtual Book Talks that engage with timely and relevant new books, and discuss their implications for policy and action. Please join us for ...

On Sep 7, 2020
@SEIclimate shared
Achieving Africa’s development in a way that limits air pollution and climate change. #CleanAirForAll #WorldCleanAirDay Read the press release by @CCACoalition @UNEP @SEIresearch https://t.co/mRjC3b1vUh https://t.co/FX4vwTPkVj
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Achieving Africa’s development in a way that limits air pollution and climate change

Achieving Africa’s development in a way that limits air pollution and climate change

As the world celebrates the first International Day of Clean Air for blue skies, a new assessment is being developed to illustrate how Africa can achieve key development goals, provide ...

On Sep 2, 2020
@ChristopherNFox shared
RT @AIGCC_update: "Japan can kick-start its necessary transition to net-zero emissions by heeding investors' calls and better integrating its economic stimulus with job and growth opportunities in clean technology and net-zero emissions energy." - @BecMW28 writing in @NAR https://t.co/Tisr797Oh6
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Japan must not forget climate change as it plans COVID-19 recovery

Japan must not forget climate change as it plans COVID-19 recovery

Climate change seen as a core financial risk by investors, regulators and companies