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Local Government NZ Rubbishes Comments by Thames-Coromandel Mayor on Climate Change Declaration

Climate Change Declaration ‘not a binding contract’

In a Radio New Zealand interview this morning the president of Local Government New Zealand, David Cull, rubbished the Thames-Coromandel Mayor Sandra Goudie’s statements yesterday that the campaign for Council to sign the climate change declaration was “politically charged and driven” and that it committed ratepayers to excessive spending. 224 more words

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Miami-Dade Mayor Warns Of Sea Level Rise Impact On County Owned Property

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Troubling information from Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez about the possible impact of sea level rise to county-owned property. 407 more words


A Mapping of Territories


Looking at maps we often see the earth represented as lines, signs, dots etc. I had this theory that some lines would be invisible in reality. 489 more words

Thames Coromandel Mayor's Comments on Climate Change Draw Harsh Criticism

Thames-Coromandel Mayor Sandra Goudie was interviewed on Radio New Zealand this morning and said she would not support her Council signing the Local Government Declaration on Climate Change which has already been signed by 55 other councils.  805 more words

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Thames Retirement Village is on a Coastal Hazard Site

Thames-Coromandel District Council Registers a Coastal Inundation Hazard Notation on the Richmond Villas Title

Radio New Zealand has reported how in December 2018, TCDC quietly registered a hazard notation on the title of the Richmond Villas retirement village complex.  997 more words

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What’s Natural?

(web version of column article published in Pacifica Tribune February 13, 2019 )

Changing Sea Levels – Part 1

By Jim Steele

Local sea levels appear to rise when ocean volumes increase, but also when the land sinks.

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Principles Of The Sunrise Movement: Antidotes To Neoliberalism

The term “neoliberalism” isn’t new. It was coined in 1938 at a meeting in which social democracy was framed as analogous to a collectivism like Nazism and communism. 251 more words