Cartoons from the Seattle Times — By David Horsey
Cartoons from the Seattle Times — By David Horsey
New study finds errors in rising sea level predictions: It’s much, much worse than anyone imagined — Daily Kos
Rising Seas Are Going to Drown Way More Cities Than We’d Thought: Study — Intellingencer
The Study – New elevation data triple estimates of global vulnerability to sea-level rise and coastal flooding — Nature
New Study: 300 Million Face Severe Risk of Climate-Fueled Coastal Flooding by 2050 — Democracy Now video
LETTER: Doesn’t buy candidates and global warming hoax — Peninsula Daily News
World Scientists’ Warning of a Climate Emergency
12,000 Scientists deliver a third warning of Climate Calamity
Thom Hartmann on why we should use constitutional solutions to rescue our democracy from the agendas of billionaires and corporations.
Our mission is to harness economic power—the strength of consumers, investors, businesses, and the marketplace—to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society.
Charge of the Enlightened Brigade — Robb Report
China becomes the innovator of clever solutions to the e-vehicle revolution’s Achilles Heel, battery charging.
Celebrate the one year anniversary of
Portland Clean Energy Fund by
joining us for a webinar!
Nov 21, 2019 5 pm PST
Monday, Dec 2 2019, 6:00pm – 8:00pm PST
Finnriver Cider Garden, Cidery Taproom & Orchard — 124 Center Road, Chimacum, WA
Register to host a Climate Strike today — Youth Climate Strike Coalition
Dozens of youth leaders help at grand opening of new Chase branch in St. Paul with a Die-in
Yesterday, the Keystone pipeline spilled again — Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Council — Use this form to send an email to the PSC
Ask your senators and representative to help fight climate change by including the Paris climate agreement in the USMCA — NRDC Action Fund
Tell Congress: Reclaim your war powers and say NO to Trump’s troop deployment to Syrian oil fields! — Win Without War
It’s time to make Big Oil pay — 350.org
Keystone XL Comment Period — 350 Action
This is your last chance for official comment on Keystone XL.
Ask the UN to hold a People’s Climate Summit now — 350 Action
Creation Justice Webinar Series — United Church of Christ
November 14th at 1 pm ET
Jay Inslee Isn’t Going Away — Rolling Stone
California is on track to miss its climate targets—by a century
— MIT Technology Review
And it’s likely to get harder, not easier, for the state
to achieve ever deeper cuts in emissions.
“The Pollinators”: New Film Shows How Decline of Bee Colonies Could Mean Collapse of Food Chain — DemocracyNow! video
Plaintiffs thank U.S. House for passing first-step Chaco protection bill
— Western Environmental Law Center
Bill McKibben on U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Accord, California Fires, Climate Refugees & More — DemocracyNow Interview
Rachel Maddow Takes On the Oil Industry — New York Times Book Review by Fareed Zakaria
BLOWOUT — Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth — By Rachel Maddow
Japan Just Built a Supercar Out of Wood (that weighs half as much as a traditional car) — Robb Report
Mark Blyth’s State of the Union transcript — Radio Open Source
Deep analysis of inequality, austerity, and popular unrest.
Dr. Kriss Kevorkian, will be presenting on Environmental Grief at the Patagonia Store in Seattle (2100 1st Ave Seattle, WA 98121) on Thursday, November 7th from 7-9PM.
Rights of nature will be part of the discussion. Please plan to attend if possible, and spread the word to your friends and through social media.
If you have any questions or need a ride, please let me know.
Indigenous Fire Science and Management
Colonization, Fire Suppression, and Indigenous Resurgence in the Face of Climate Change — Yes! Magazine
Public Meet and Greet
— Sunday afternoon, November 10
— 1–4pm at the Port Townsend Community Center
We hope to see you there!
Tell your representative to vote YES on three critical bills to protect our treasured public lands from destruction! — NRDC Action Fund
— Chaco Cultural Heritage Protection Act
— Grand Canyon Centennial Protection Act
— Colorado Outdoor Recreation & Economy (CORE) Act
Send a message urging your representative to vote YES to protect the Grand Canyon, Chaco Canyon, and Colorado public lands — Sierra Club
Help power our work from now through Election Day 2020 — NRDC Action Fund
Double your impact with matching funds up to $60,000.
Pomo villagers are “guerrilla gatherers” in Fort Bragg, CA. — Hakai Magazine
Indigenous peoples risk jail time, tens of thousands of dollars in fines, and the lifetime loss of state hunting and fishing privileges for doing what they’ve always done in this area
In 1851, after California became a state, Governor Peter Burnett declared in an address to the state legislature, “That a war of extermination will continue to be waged between the races until the Indian race becomes extinct must be expected.”
The companies ranked
are all part of the
Sustainable Apparel Coalition,
the UN Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action,
or the G7 Fashion Pact
— including Levi’s, American Eagle, Burberry, H&M and Gap.
An intimate look at one majestic hundred-year-old oak tree through four seasons–and the reality of global climate change it reveals.
Can local governments use public nuisance law against energy companies
for their role in Climate Disruption? — Bloomberg Environment
Why the Bus Got So Bad, and How to Save It — CityLab
TransitCenter’s Steven Higashide has created a how-to guide to help city leaders and public transportation advocates save struggling bus systems.
A walk into the future, in a British city where housing is sustainable,
energy is locally owned,
food is abundant, and
the work week is just three days long.
Farmers adopting regenerative agricultural practices across the Midwest
are restoring the health of the soil and of their rural economies.
Sierra Club is
calling all artists and creatives to join us in creating art for the Green New Deal
There are now 2 weekly #ClimateStrikes in Grays Harbor!
Donna Albert is at the Montesano County Building, and
a high-schooler is leading one at Hoquiam City Hall.
Both begin at noon, each Friday.
You are invited to the second annual fundraiser on
Saturday, November 9 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at
Central Area Senior Center (500 30th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144).
For the People is a grassroots organizing collective that provides a stable platform for community organizers to fundraise for social justice projects.
Your gift goes directly to a lean, mean campaign for bipartisan legislation and Sustainable Farms
that will cut carbon emissions.
Should we exempt Tongass National Forest
from the 2001 Roadless Rule for logging?
Public Comment ends December 17. Please tell USDA what you think.
Come learn the latest about the fight for climate justice
Join the Chase Campaign – Monthly Call
When: Monday, November 11th, 5PM Pacific
Where: Zoom. Register for the call details here
Day One Pledge — Climate Action
Tweet-out the Day One Pledge to Presidential Candidates — 350 Action
Tell Democratic presidential candidates:
Include toxic clean-up in your climate plans — Daily Kos
Tell MSNBC they must ask candidates
for their plans to address the climate crisis at the next debate
Stop funding climate change deniers
The House Select Committee is seeking additional detailed input
from a broad range of stakeholders. That’s YOU!
Help Congress answer 13 questions about our way forward.
Ditch coal and go renewable
is a one-day workshop held to review the climate events and impacts of the 2019 water year, provide forecast information for the upcoming water year, and learn about new resources on drought and climate variability. Attend via Zoom.
Patagonia’s founder, Yvon Chouinard,
has followed his 2014 documentary DamNation with a new film:
The Shafeek Nader Trust for the Community Interest
Joe A. Callaway Award for Civic Courage
in 2019 to
George Luber, Ph.D. and John M. Barnett
Banks warned over Saudi Aramco by environmental groups
Ten green groups send letter to express concern over planned market float
WHEN: Saturday, November 9th, 2019
WHERE: The Zen Dome on Marrowstone, 4894 Flagler Road, Nordland, WA 98358
Soprano Ann Gresham presents:
The Unashamed Singer:
Improve Your Hearing and Listening Skills by Singing With Others
Free Preview Monday 10/28 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
THE EDITORIAL BOARD of the Billings Gazette — Sep 22, 2019
“The speed of change calls us to action for the sake of our kids and grandkids.
Believe the science and support changes to address our changing Montana climate.”
By Jacques Leslie — October 10, 2019
As renewable energy becomes cheaper than hydropower and the
presence of dams worsens the plight of salmon, pressure is mounting in
the Pacific Northwest to take down four key dams on the lower Snake
River that critics say have outlived their usefulness.
Adaptation Planning for Coastal Communities with NOAA
December 4-5, 9 am-4:30 pm in Mount Vernon.
The two-day class is $175 and includes lunch and materials.
YOUR VOICE MATTERS:
Tell Wheeler and Trump to put our health and climate before corporate polluters
— Sierra Club
Tell the EPA to Protect Our Water and Air: DON’T Gut Coal Ash Safety Standards
Reject Trump’s Attacks on States’ and Tribes’ Ability to Protect Their Water
Act Now: Tell the EPA to uphold our basic clean water protections!
— Washington Environmental Council
Please join us on Wednesday, October 23 for a Webinar on the fight to stop the expansion of the gas industry — Sierra Club
Date: Wednesday, October 23 Time: 11:00 am PT
See the shadowy, oily side of Wells Fargo and their fossil fuels finance
— Sierra Club, Beyond Dirty Fuels
will be converging on the central coast community of Bella Bella to open a grand hall.
A collaborative project of the Clallam County League of Women Voters
and local community partners
Part 1: The Story of Water:
Tuesday, November 12 at noon
The Sequim Chamber of Commerce meeting at the Guy Cole Event Center
November 13: Olympic Mountain Glaciers and Snowpack:
Changes and Future Challenges
– Bill Baccus, Olympic National Park
6:30 PM Sequim City Hall Council Chambers
Local 20/20 Climate Prep group is bringing Andy Haub from the city of Olympia to talk in PT about Olympia’s Sea Level Rise plan.
October 31, 1:30 at the Pope Marine Building at 100 Madison St in Port Townsend
From southern Nevada to New York City, the climate crisis is causing ongoing water problems. The Water Utility Climate Alliance is working hard to ensure cities are prepared.
“The community has really recognized that climate change wasn’t this far-off thing—it’s very real.”
— Yes! Magazine
This Is Not a Drill: 700+ Arrested as Extinction Rebellion Fights Climate Crisis with Direct Action
Extinction Rebellion Shuts Down Times Square as Climate Activists Superglue Themselves to a Boat — DemocracyNow!
“No Winners on a Dead Earth”: Why We Need a Climate Leader in 2020
— Yes! Magazine David Korten posted Oct 01, 2019
The climate crisis is our common cause,
and we’ll need to elect a president that is willing to take it on.
How to Identify People Open to Evidence about Climate Change — Resiliance.org
Send a message to Governor Inslee today:
Real climate leadership means no more fossil fuel projects!
Carbon WA’s campaign for climate-friendly farms and ranches needs your help!
Join us in saying NO to Tim Eyman’s Initiative 976 — Washington Environmental Council
Cathi Murray is a longtime resident of Pines, Indiana, home to a Superfund site with contaminated water. She’s holding a photo of the coal plant that creates huge coal ash piles, which leak contaminants into Pines’ water that Cathi and her neighbors rely on.
How climate change threatens our health in the Pacific Northwest
— the Seattle Times
This week, the
Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench
granted advance costs to
Beaver Lake Cree Nation
to allow it to proceed with its
“Tar Sands Trial” treaty case against
Canada and Alberta.
Trump vs. California: — DemocracyNow! video
In Blow to Climate, U.S. Revokes State’s Stricter Auto Emissions Standards
Last Chance Alliance is a coalition of over 700 organizations that formed to address the ongoing climate, health, and environmental justice emergency caused by the oil and gas industry in California.