Monthly Archives: November 2013

Obama Executive Order on climate change preparedness (Part 2) — a long-overdue step forward

President Obama’s Executive Order “Preparing the United States for the Impacts of Climate Change” takes a step on implementing the administration’s Climate Action Plan issued in June. This Part 2 of our summary covers Federal Agency Planning for Climate Change Related … Continue reading

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Obama Executive Order on climate change preparedness (Part 1) — a long-overdue step forward

“Preparing the United States for the Impacts of Climate Change,” a presidential Executive Order issued November 1, continues the development of a national climate change preparedness process, which we first called for in March 2008, back in the Bush-Cheney climate … Continue reading

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James Taylor misleads on hurricane claims, discounts Sandy victims

In a typically misleading Forbes op-ed, James Taylor ignores the many ways that global warming has affected hurricanes, did affect Sandy, and will worsen hurricanes in the future. Emerging science shows global warming can affect the storm surge, extent, precipitation, and … Continue reading

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