A Polar Bear mother and her two cubs are shown in Wapusk National Park, Canada. CREDIT: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

Ditch the Polar Bear for Climate Image?

Is the use of a few iconic images to represent climate change keeping people from identifying with the problem? By Laurie Goering LONDON – CLIMATE – (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – What does climate change look like? For many people,...

Posted 22 May 2017 by
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United Nations Special Rapporteur

Climate and Environment Top the Agenda

CLIMATE – Indigenous Peoples, local communities, environmental activists, and women’s groups from 25 different countries today kicked off a week of protests, meetings, and events to demand respect for community land rights. Despite clear evidence that communities are the...

Posted 20 April 2017 by
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Impact of drought on Folsom Lake in California

California Declares Drought Over

Conservation must remain a way of life SACRAMENTO – CLIMATE – Following unprecedented water conservation and plentiful winter rain and snow, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today ended the drought state of emergency in most of California, while maintaining...

Posted 8 April 2017 by
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