- When: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. (as part of the monthly meeting of the Kitsap Audubon Society) - Where: Poulsbo library, lower level, 700 NE Lincoln Rd., Poulsbo, WA- What: “Kitsap Audubon will have an exceptionally important program on Thursday, November 14th (7:00 p.m. at the Poulsbo Library). Dr. Trina Bayard, technical director of … Continue reading 14 November Kitsap Audubon: Climate Change, Birds, Trina Bayard, and Sen. Christine Rolfes
When: noon to 2 p.m. on 29 November 2019 Where: junction of Kitsap Mall Blvd. and Silverdale Way What: Join 350 West Sound Climate Action and others to demand climate action now. — source: Flyer from 350 West Sound Climate Action
Earth brims with life. God obviously likes life and variety of life, since he put it everywhere. Upon this blue-green jewel he put us, too, and he chose to impart himself into us. Among species we’re the ones blessed to see and appreciate his nature. But with that spark of God—that freedom to see … Continue reading Blessed and Cursed: Our Power over Nature
In a world where extinction rates are running 1,000 times the normal background rate (because of habitat destruction, pollution, and killing), Donald Trump recently weakened the Endangered Species Act.
see Juliet Eilperin and Brady Dennis, “Trump administration to relax restrictions on methane, a powerful greenhouse gas,” Washington Post, 29 Aug 2019, https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2019/08/29/trump-administration-reverse-limits-methane-powerful-greenhouse-gas/
Jay Inslee and Tom Steyer, of all the presidential candidates, know the most about climate change and have the most comprehensive and detailed plans to address it--and yet neither one of them has yet been chosen to be at the CNN debate about the climate crisis (to be held 4 September). They should be on … Continue reading Inslee and Steyer, the climate change experts, not invited to the CNN Climate-Crisis Town Hall
Democratic presidential candidates will be debating what to do about the climate crisis. [Note: I’ve not yet found a time posted for when this debate occurs—MRM.] — source: Mark Preston, “10 Democratic presidential candidates will participate in CNN climate town hall,” CNN Politics, 20 Aug 2019, https://www.cnn.com/2019/08/19/politics/cnn-climate-crisis-town-hall/index.html?wpisrc=nl_energy202&wpmm=1