Conservation Committee Chair and FMI: Chris Franklin
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AMC Suggestions on Climate Change
Helpful Articles on Climate Change
- Climate Science in Six Well-Documented Findings by Dr. Michael MacCracken
- Debunking Urban Legends of Climate Change by Frances Moore
- The Conversion of a Climate Change Skeptic by Dr. Richard Muller
- Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math by Bill McKibben
For objective information on climate change, see:
- The Climate Institute
- The Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
- United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
- U.S. Geological Survey
- Skeptic’s arguements
Questions AMC recommends we ask political candidates about climate change:
- The science is clear: climate change is happening and humans are contributing to it. Do you believe that we are experiencing a period of human induced climate change?
- Will you reject the manufactured “debate” and speak out in support of climate science?
- Will you support limits on greenhouse gas emissions? If yes, will you support the reduction recommended by scientists of 80% below 1990 levels by 2050?
- Will you protect EPA’s ability to enforce their legal mandate to protect clean air and regulate greenhouse gas emissions?
- What would you do to increase energy conservation and efficiency in the country (or state)?