What do you love? Summer days on the beach? The English countryside? Bees? Birds? Good food? Travel? Your grand-children?
So many of the things we love are threatened by climate change. 233 more words
local council governments of Hobart (Tas), Fremantle (WA) , Moreland (Vic), Leichhardt (NSW) and Lismore (NSW) have voted to divest from fossil fuels in the last 6 months, with “Lismore” being the most recent after last months announcement. 563 more words
The UC Office of the President created the President’s Sustainability Student Fellowship/Internship Program. With supplemental support from the UC Irvine Sustainability Initiative and the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, UC Irvine was able to support $11,500 in awards and five fellowship opportunities. 34 more words
California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) made climate history today, setting the most ambitious climate goal ever seen in North America. And with that, he likely set a new record for the number of ambitious climate and energy goals set by a single state, thus giving other states a lofty goals goal worth striving for. 340 more words
A behind-the-scenes look at 14-year-old Earth activist, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez.
Here’s more about Xiuhtezcatl from EcoWatch:
We would like constituents to be able to make an informed choice at the ballot box – with a clear idea of the parties’ policies on climate change and the environment. 3,331 more words