Global Warming Call To Action

Global Warming Call To Action

There are 2 comments on the My Mother Lode story from May 24, 2013, titled Global Warming Call To Action. In it, My Mother Lode reports that:

Governor Jerry Brown has been crusading for climate change and now he is joining scientists who released a 20-page call to action regarding environmental problems including pollution, extinctions and population growth.

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United States

#1 May 24, 2013
Governor Brown and the scientists released the call to action at the fourth annual Water, Energy and Smart Technology Summit and Showcase at NASA Ames Research Center. In a release from the Governor's Office, it outlined five key threats and some solutions:

Climate change - Forecasts show that Earth will be hotter than the human species has ever experienced by the year 2070.
Extinctions - At the current rate of species extinction, the world will see the loss of 75 percent of vertebrate species within as little as three centuries.
Loss of ecosystems - As of 2012, more than 40 percent of Earth's ice-free lands have been changed by human activity, causing species extinction and other impacts to Earth's biodiversity.
Pollution - Increasing levels of toxic substances in the environment put over 100 million people at direct risk of health problems.
Population growth and consumption - Human population growth contributes to global environmental disruption by adding greenhouse gases and toxic pollutants to the environment and altering ecosystems.[from the article]

Etobicoke, Canada

#2 May 24, 2013
Jerry Brown is crusading FOR climate change????

I guess he just has to let things go to hell without interference then?

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