Climate Change Is Happening Too Fast for Animals to Adapt | Yale Environment 360

‘The speed of climate disruption is outstripping many animals’ capacity to adapt, according to a study that warns of a growing threat to even common species such as sparrows, magpies, and deer. Scientists behind the research described the results as “alarming” because they showed a dangerous lag between a human-driven shift in the seasons and behavioral changes in the natural world.’

Source: Climate Change Is Happening Too Fast for Animals to Adapt | Yale Environment 360

Jay Inslee just wants to save the world from climate change | The Week

‘…And Inslee is absolutely right that climate change is by far the most important issue facing the next president. This isn’t some kooky obsession for weirdos. Worse, President Trump has made the United States (the largest historical emitter) a rogue nation on climate. Our participation is at least necessary to have a good chance of tackling this problem. Kudos to Jay Inslee for trying to save America and human society.’

Source: Jay Inslee just wants to save the world from climate change | The Week

CNN to host climate crisis town hall with 2020 Democratic candidates | CNN

‘…The 2020 Democratic field has been united in promising to combat climate change, with many candidates unveiling policy proposals to address the threat posed by a warming planet. President Donald Trump has pledged to leave the Paris climate accord and has said he does not believe government reports that cast grave warnings about the effects of climate change.’

When: ‘The event will take place on Wednesday, September 4, in New York City. ‘

Source: CNN to host climate crisis town hall with 2020 Democratic candidates | CNN

The California coast is disappearing under the rising sea. Our choices are grim | LA Times

‘…Wildfire and drought dominate the climate change debates in the state. Yet this less-talked-about reality has California cornered. The coastline is eroding with every tide and storm, but everything built before we knew better — Pacific Coast Highway, multimillion-dollar homes in Malibu, the rail line to San Diego — is fixed in place with nowhere to go.’

Source: The California coast is disappearing under the rising sea. Our choices are grim | LA Times

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