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A New Shade of Green
A New Shade of Green

By Sherry Listgarten

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About this blog: Climate change, despite its outsized impact on the planet, is still an abstract concept to many of us. That needs to change. My hope is that readers of this blog will develop a better understanding of how our climate is evolving a...  (More)

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What Local Teens are Saying
Jan 12, 2020 6:23 am
Comments: 19 | Views: 2,585

I talked with a number of local teens this past week to learn what they think about climate change and our response to it. A summary of what I heard follows, along... More
Climate Diplomacy
Jan 5, 2020 6:33 am
Comments: 21 | Views: 2,804

It can be difficult to talk about climate change with friends, family, or co-workers, all of whom may have different perspectives. So imagine doing that at the country... More
A Climate-Friendly 2020
Dec 29, 2019 6:17 am
Comments: 32 | Views: 3,386

‘Tis the season to make New Year’s resolutions, though any time is a good time to be a little climate-friendlier. If you are interested in making some changes,... More
An Interlude of Gratitude
Dec 22, 2019 6:58 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 2,375

It’s a busy time of year so this post will be short and sweet. Since it also happens to be the 50th post, a mini milestone, I thought I’d take the opportunity... More
A chimney plug unboxing
Dec 15, 2019 6:27 am
Comments: 15 | Views: 3,570

The biggest emission sources for people in our area, besides those from general consumption, are: transportation (car and plane), food (diet and waste), and heating... More
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