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State of the Climate – AMS Update 2013
How many times can our Annual Climate report be the 6th warmest on record? I guess every time one record is surpassed it gives rise to the ability of another record to be broken as well. I know it’s obtuse, … Continue reading
Climate Migration – A Fact of Life
Over the Eons man has moved around because of fluctuating climates. But even though our long ago ancestors moved up or down latitudes with the Glacial periods, they really didn’t have the infrastructure that we have to worry about. What … Continue reading
Posted in Arizona, Canada, Climate Migration, Environment, Mexico, Polar vortex Tagged Adaptation, Arizona, Climate Change, Drought 1 Comment
Adaptation – Volume – 10 – Battling the Urban Heat Island Effect!
There have been many studies that show concrete and asphalt and Urban Sprawl increase the temperatures of our Cities and our World! The Urban Heat Island (UHI) effect is a huge topic. There is study after study devoted to investigating … Continue reading
Adaptation – Volume 9 – Food Management
How much food do you waste a week? Americans on a whole waste more food than most people in the world. From NPR, the NRDC, as well as CNN reports of food waste by Americans is eye-opening! An estimated 40% … Continue reading
Posted in Economics, Education, Food Banks, Food Waste Tagged Adaptation, Community, Environmental responsibility, Food Management, Recycle, Reduce Leave a comment
Adaptation – Volume 8 – Solar Lighting!
How many of you out there turn lights on inside your house during the day? I know I am guilty of such an offense, but unless you have large windows and plenty of sunlight during the day, there are many … Continue reading
Adaptation – Volume 4 – Window Coverings to Lower Your Utility Bills
As electric and gas prices increase, we often find our most costly monthly expenses to be our utility bills! If climate change indeed increases the periods of hot weather as well as cold weather you should pay attention to what … Continue reading
Arctic Summers Ice Free by 2020 (Opening of the Northwest Passage!)
Climate Scientists Vary on their Forecasts on Climate Change…Lets hope this one is wrong! The latest information coming out of climate scientists is that, instead of the Arctic having ice free summers by the year 2070, they now think it … Continue reading
Posted in Arctic Ocean, Climate Change, Education Tagged Adaptation, Arctic ice free, Climate Change, Northwest Passage 3 Comments