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July 10 - August 11, 2023

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  • August 11 at 9:24 AM
    Was fun taking part in this and doing my part for the planet
  • August 10 at 10:18 AM
    Interesting poll results that for once are a bit hopeful: https://www.pewresearch.org/short-reads/2023/08/09/what-the-data-says-about-americans-views-of-climate-change/
  • August 8 at 5:45 PM
    Climate dads FTW: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2023-08-04/the-climate-dads-have-arrived#xj4y7vzkg
  • August 7 at 10:26 AM
    No, it's not just you - cars have been getting bigger every year - here is an interesting article about that development, why it's going on, and what communities can do about it: https://theconversation.com/ever-larger-cars-and-trucks-are-causing-a-safety-crisis-on-us-streets-heres-how-communities-can-fight-back-206382
  • August 6 at 2:43 PM
    Good reminder that a lot of the change that needs to be made is happening with real people in groups like this making personal commitments to make a difference in their local communities - The EPA's ambitious plan to cut auto emissions to slow climate change runs into skepticism (msn.com)
  • August 5 at 9:18 PM
    Great, very brief, very practical article about how to learn about climate change and get involved: What to do to help fight current climate crisis | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News Great for those who - like me and everyone else I know - can feel overwhelmed.
  • August 4 at 8:44 AM
    Similar tone to the poem Michelle shared below: NYT piece by Elizabeth Rush https://www.nytimes.com/2023/08/04/opinion/climate-change-future-normal.html "Everywhere I turn these days, I read about the new normal. The killing heat, the devastating floods, the toxic smoke. Rapidly proliferating pests like the emerald ash borer destroying...
  • August 3 at 2:13 PM
    Politics aside, interesting/concerning statistics about what people are concerned about, including climate change: https://www.npr.org/2023/08/03/1191678009/climate-change-republicans-economy-natural-disasters-biden-trump-poll
  • August 2 at 10:39 AM
    Good news source for developments in clean energy, with ways to contribute locally: https://www.citizen.org/topic/climate-energy/
  • August 2 at 10:31 AM
    Recycle your old electronics! Here is some info about e-cycling in Oregon, with a link to find recycling centers nearby. https://www.oregon.gov/deq/ecycles/pages/default.aspx

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