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Whither your water

It gives me pause to see proposals now before government agencies to relax the standards for discharge and stream protection

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Climate Change Economics

The impacts of climate change are likely to cause a 1.2% decline in GDP across the U.S. per one degree rise in temperature (C)

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Long-term Study

We should insist that long-term monitoring programs are maintained and enhanced to record changes in Earth’s conditions.

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Harvesting Earth’s bounty

Humans appropriate about 40% of all terrestrial plant production for various purposes

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Geo-engineering II:  The sea

if we added iron to a large area of the world’s oceans, we could dramatically lower the level of carbon dioxide in Earth’s atmosphere.

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Those who enjoy understanding about science need to do more than bask in that pleasure.

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Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)

 The CO2 storage capacity of areas favorable for CCS in the United States amounts to 150 x 1015 g of CO2—equivalent to about 25 years of our emissions at current levels.

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