Parents will be notified when a case of COVID-19 is confirmed in the schools.
— Peninsula Daily News
The California attorney general says the city needs to collaborate with overburdened communities to address its dangerous lead contamination.
Climate Literacy Is Essential for Effective Change
— Yes! Magazine
The United Nations warns that the U.S. and Europe are shipping millions of their worst-polluting used cars to poorer nations.
The international used car trade is largely unregulated, and many of those gas guzzlers don’t meet minimum standards for safety and air pollution.
Returns to Port Angeles
Fridays from Noon – 1:00
Clallam County Courthouse
223 E 4th St, Port Angeles, WA 98362
Candyland is so messed up.
Tell the incoming Biden administration: Restore the Tongass National Forest and make it a top priority.
— Climate Hawks Vote
The No Sail Order expires on the 31st
An update talk by local climate activist and scientist Bob Larsen
Climate Warming: Impact of COVID-19 and Latest Developments
November 12 at 6:30 PM on Zoom
Please RSVP to Pastor Kristin-Luana – firstname.lastname@example.org.
She will send you the zoom link!
“Imagine any serious adult saying they don’t know whether gravity is real.”
— Moyers on Democracy
That the Supreme Court may hinder progress presumes that the other branches of government are actually doing something about climate change.
— Sightline Institute
For the first time since records began, the main nursery of Arctic sea ice in Siberia has yet to start freezing in late October.
— The Guardian
Cities tried to lead the charge on climate action. Most of them are behind.
Trump to strip protections from Tongass National Forest,
one of the biggest intact temperate rainforests
— The Washington Post
Protect the Resluts
Find An Event Near You
Wednesday, November 4 and
Saturday, November 7
Next week, the US leaves the Paris Agreement. How do we get back in?
Even if Biden wins, rejoining Paris won’t be easy.
Earn your Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Certificate in Sustainability from the University of Wisconsin
Online Courses Begin January 26th.
Learn sustainability skills and principles, such as:
- Environmental science and policy
- Economics of sustainability
- Public policy and law at national, state, and local levels
- Natural resource management
- Waste management and recovery
- Built environment and infrastructure planning
- Emerging environmental challenges
- Climate change and resilience
Climate in Politics
In Washington’s Tenth, it’s Marilyn Strickland, president of the Seattle Chamber of Commerce, against environmental activist Beth Doglio.
— Climate Hawks Vote
57% of Americans voters,
including 41% of Republicans,
support transitioning off oil!
How to beat an Election-Related Power Grab
Learn how to find your story.
What is it you want to say?
Decide which digital tools to use and how to use them.
We focusing on writing, photo and video
Learn basic photo and video editing
How to strategically share your story once it’s done
Note to Yarns from the Farm readers: This is the final article in a series on climate change that I’ve written for our local monthly newsletter, the Southern Midlands Regional News.