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December 1984

Earth just had its 400th straight warmer-than-average month to global warming

No, it’s not a fluke. Yes, we can do something about it. But it’s not something we can wait 10 years for to take action. The lands and waters you love are at risk. Check out the drivers and the trends. You and your land trust can play a role in slowing it down…

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Patricia Prijatel

Can we break the spiral of silence on climate change?

What can ordinary people do to combat the extraordinary problem of climate change? Talk, and keep on talking. Yet, that’s a step some of us are reluctant to take…

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Tug Hill Tomorrow

Climate change is happening, here’s how you can help

A local land trust’s website pages are helping to lead the way.

Talking about climate change and the impacts it is having on the animals, communities, and landscapes people care about is critical. Walking the walk demonstrates the land trust really cares about the issue and is serious about its pledge to conserve land for generations to come.

Providing community members with steps they can take is central to them staying involved and being part of the solution. Check out how one land trust is doing this…

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Judy Anderson

The most important thing you can do to fight global warming…End the climate “spiral of silence.”

A new survey confirms the media contributes to the climate silence: “Only about four in ten Americans (43 percent) say they hear about global warming in the media once a month or more frequently. That’s resulting in an increase in climate denial.

As science-based organizations, working to uphold conservation attributes of land and water over time, land trusts talking about climate change is increasingly important.

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People Looking Awkward But Talking
NLC

15 steps to create effective climate communications

This is a good article, and I hope you check it out.

For most people, climate change is an abstract subject tainted with divisive politics…The truth is, we can all speak effectively on climate change…

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American Conservation Coalition

Don’t conservatives care?

American Conservation Coalition is giving a voice to conservatives on the environment. If you care about connecting with conservatives in your community you might appreciate this website and it’s posts.

The American Conservation Coalition (ACC) is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and empowering conservatives to re-engage on environmental conversations. ACC was founded in June 2017 by a group of conservative millennials who saw a gap in the conservative movement when it came to the environment. ACC believes that economic and environmental success can go hand in hand, and conservatives should champion this message and take a seat at the table in discussions concerning conservation, clean energy, sportsmen’s rights, agriculture, climate, and much more. Where other environmental groups have disenfranchised those who are right-of-center, ACC seeks to activate the conservative movement on the grassroots, state, and federal levels — bringing forth bipartisan discussions on environmental topics that impact us all…

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