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Effects of climate change on the Hawke’s Bay coastline in 100 years | Local Focus

Effects of climate change on the Hawke’s Bay coastline in 100 years | Local Focus

The coastline is undeniably a treasure for Hawke’s Bay. Thousands of people live along the Hawke’s Bay coast, but climate change and rising sea levels are putting their homes at risk. Along the region’s 353km coastline, the impact of erosion and inundation are increasing, as well as the frequency and …

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How does the Pacific Northwest fit into climate change-driven migration?

How does the Pacific Northwest fit into climate change-driven migration?

OSU professor David Wrathall, a lead author on a UN climate report, says the Pacific Northwest will fare better than many other places in the U.S. as our climate warms, and will likely see more people move here to escape climate change. Watch more The Story videos: http://bit.ly/watchTheStory Follow The …

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Perspectives On Climate Change

Perspectives On Climate Change

Students from 18 Secondary Schools participated in a workshop focused on the effects of climate change and what they can do to save the planet. Here’s more from Ayanna Carter. source

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Mayors Chokwe Lumumba & Erin Mendenhall on local solutions to fight climate change

Mayors Chokwe Lumumba & Erin Mendenhall on local solutions to fight climate change

From catastrophic rain to massive heatwaves to record-breaking drought, extreme weather is disrupting the lives of millions of Americans and straining the country’s aging infrastructure. Join Washington Post Live for back-to-back conversations with Jackson, Miss., Mayor Chokwe Lumumba and Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall about the impact of climate …

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Green Investment Banks Help With Climate Change

Green Investment Banks Help With Climate Change

As the country moves toward more climate friendly policies, the Green Investment Bank (GIB) is being suggested as a concrete way to proceed. These banks provide financial intervention that reduces the barriers to entering markets with innovative products such as artificial intelligence or even 3D printing. They also work to …

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Boise Student Wins Climate Change Video Contest

Boise Student Wins Climate Change Video Contest

Sage International School student Quinn Carter won the award for outstanding entry in high school for Climate Innovation Challenge with their video on how grass impacts biodiversity, and alternatives. Subscribe: https://bit.ly/2Vzd6t4 Twitter: https://twitter.com/idahostatesman Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/idahostatesman/ Website: https://www.idahostatesman.com/ Digital news subscription: https://bit.ly/2J5otly source

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