Bellingham Climate Action Plan Task Force

At the May 7, 2018 meeting, the Bellingham City Council voted to establish the Climate Action Plan Task Force as part of the 2018 Climate Protection Action Plan. The committee consists of nine voting members appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the council. The final report on recommended actions [Read More...]

By |2019-03-11T10:32:09-07:00March 11, 2019|Climate|

City and County Seek Climate Solutions

Editor’s Note: This is the first column by Betsy Gross covering local committees created to tackle climate change. by Betsy Gross Global net human-caused emissions of carbon dioxide need to fall by approximately 45 percent from 2010 levels by 2030 to avert climate catastrophe, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Read More...]

By |2022-03-12T17:39:21-08:00March 11, 2019|Climate|

Assessing the U.N. Climate Change Report

by Ray Kamada The latest Special IPCC (U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) Report, authored by 91 scientists from 40 nations, says we’ve already warmed the planet by roughly 1.0 degree Celsius (C), (1.8 degrees Fahrenheit). (1) And, if business remains as usual, we have only 12 years left before [Read More...]

By |2022-03-13T13:40:03-07:00January 6, 2019|Climate|
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