“Joshua trees will be in danger of extinction throughout most of their current range by century’s end from climate change-driven habitat loss, invasive grass-fueled wildfire, and other stressors.”
Wind, solar, and batteries are already the cheapest source of electricity and an aggressive shift to clean energy makes more economic sense than a slow one, according to a new study. However, an enormous lobbying effort is underway to block climate policy in the $3.5 trillion budget bill under consideration.
The WHO determined that air pollution inflicts on human health at even lower concentrations than previously understood.
Time-proven acequia irrigation systems already in use in New Mexico make it possible for people to thrive in arid regions.
“You’re not reducing emissions, you're just transferring who produces them.”
“Climate change ignores power politics. It doesn’t care how many armies you have, how many weapons you have… We saw in the pandemic when we don’t organize collectively how damaging it is. Climate is just much worse.”
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"Failure to meet this goal will be measured in the massive loss of lives and livelihoods."
Sequoias have evolved to withstand wildfires and even to spread their seeds with help from the heat. However, the more intense fires fueled by the climate crisis can be too much even for these trees.
"We are in a climate emergency, and without drastic corrective action on track for climate catastrophe."