User: demo Topic: Climate Change
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Last updated: Sep 25 2020 23:39 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Seas Are Rising. We Must Create Climate-Resilient Infrastructure — Now. 25.9.2020 Truthout.com
A house sits submerged in floodwaters
Activists everywhere can fight for climate resilience at the local level.
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California wildfire trend 'driven by climate' 25.9.2020 BBC: World
Global warming is behind the scale and impact of recent wildfires in the western US, scientists say.
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Here is Newsom's plan to allow only zero-emissions car sales in California by 2035 24.9.2020 LA Times: Environment

Here are the key points of Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan to allow only zero-emissions car sales in California by 2035.

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Six African heritage sites under threat from climate change 23.9.2020 BBC: Front Page
A recent study warns that without intervention many of the continent's ancient sites could be lost.
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California grants western Joshua trees temporary endangered species protections 23.9.2020 LA Times: Environment

California officials have taken the unusual step of granting temporary endangered species status to the western Joshua tree.

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18-Year-Old Indigenous Climate Activist Fights to Save Arctic Wildlife Refuge 22.9.2020 Truthout.com
Quannah Chasinghorse is trying to protect the wilderness that the Trump administration opened to oil drilling.
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Battleground State Voters Strongly Prefer Biden to Trump on Climate, a New Poll Finds 22.9.2020 Mother Jones
To the millions of American voters who have experienced unprecedented wildfires, relentless storms, and extreme heat this summer, climate change has become personal. Sixty percent of voters in eight battleground states say they have felt the effects or know someone who has, according to a new poll of 896 registered voters surveyed late last week […]
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Can California Recover From Wildfires Without Leaving Its Most Vulnerable People Behind? 21.9.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in Grist and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. As fires consume more than 3 million acres across the Golden State this year, state and local governments are drawing on their experience responding to blazes over the past decade, which has seen year after year of massive wildfire virulence. When the […]
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Europe Drives Destruction of US Forests in the Name of Fighting Climate Change 21.9.2020 Truthout.com
U.S. forests are being chopped down to feed the EU’s voracious demand for wood pellets to generate biomass ...
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Climate Week: World split on urgency of tackling rising temperatures, global poll shows 21.9.2020 BBC: Science
Concern about climate change is growing, but there are big differences about the need for rapid action.
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Climate Week: Prince Charles calls for 'swift' action on climate change 21.9.2020 BBC: Front Page
Covid-19 provides an opportunity to "reset" the economy for a more sustainable future, he says.
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How the oil industry made us doubt climate change 20.9.2020 BBC: Front Page
Energy companies stand accused of trying to downplay their contribution to global warming.
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California was choked by wildfire smoke. How bad is it for our health? 19.9.2020 LA Times: Environment

For weeks, millions of Californians were smothered by smoke from wildfires. Many worry about long-term health impacts.

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Climate change: Earthquake 'hack' reveals scale of ocean warming 17.9.2020 BBC News - Science & Environment
Using sound waves from underwater earthquakes, researchers can more accurately measure sea temperatures.
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Feds’ plan to allow more drilling in western Colorado nets second lawsuit 16.9.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
More conservation groups are suing the Bureau of Land Management over a management plan opening public lands in southwest Colorado to drilling.
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Extinction: Urgent change needed to save species, says UN 15.9.2020 BBC News - Science & Environment
Humanity is at a crossroads and action is needed to slow nature's accelerating decline, says the UN.
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How climate change is fueling record-breaking California wildfires, heat and smog 13.9.2020 LA Times: Environment

Record heat. Record acres burned. Sky-high air pollution. The extremes California has experienced in recent weeks all have one thing in common: They were made worse by climate change.

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Column: Fire, smoke, death, destruction: California's terrifying climate catastrophe 12.9.2020 LA Times: Environment

Thick air, record temperatures, raging fires. Another apocalyptic California summer.

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Op-Ed: With global heating, expect inferno seasons in the American West 12.9.2020 LA Times: Opinion

Even talking about records is starting to feel pointless when every year is practically guaranteed to be hotter than the last.

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Trump Is Conveniently Ignoring the Climate-Fueled Fires Raging in the West 11.9.2020 Truthout.com
Trump Is Conveniently Ignoring the Climate-Fueled Fires Raging in the West
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