Climate Change

Climate change affects all of us and all the systems on planet Earth - from natural disasters to disrupted growing seasons, our changing climate is having widespread effects. Here are some ideas for how to deal with climate change, how to adapt and how to try and cut down on the change while we still can.

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Rising temperatures mean more trouble for Florida's economy and coastline. 
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I am a product of the Pacific Northwest. I love to hike, bike, compost, teach yoga, run (particularly in the rain) and snowboard. The Tree House, my family cabin in the Cascade Mountains, is my respite where I can spend days outdoors doing all of my... Read More
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Scientists are scrambling to protect a national laboratory from a surprising threat that will affect us all.
Planet Forward
Find out how climate change and carbon dioxide could affect one of America's most important crops.
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What if your favorite place was in the way of a serious flood? What if climate change meant it would keep happening, over and over?
Tjada McKenna on How To Feed a Village with Smaller Fish
Tjada McKenna on How To Feed a Village with Smaller Fish
Planet Forward
We caught up with the experts and students at our Women, Agriculture and Climate Change salon to ask what can be done to help women solve the coming hunger crisis.
USAID's Tjada McKenna on Women as the Solution
USAID's Tjada McKenna on Women as the Solution
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The complicated problems of agriculture and climate change require complicated solutions, but Molly Brown and Tjada McKenna give us plenty of reasons to be hopeful for the women of the future.
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A Readout from Planet Forward’s Salon on Women, Climate Change & Agriculture
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When I was growing up I too often had to explain my vegetarian diet and the soy substitutes I ate to my friends at lunch time; the phrase I seemed to gravitate towards to explain my unconventional lunch box foods was, “I don’t eat meat, but I eat... Read More
Increasing carbon dioxide is one of the biggest contributors to climate change, and it directly affects agricultural production.
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Increasing carbon dioxide is one of the biggest contributors to climate change, and it directly affects agricultural production.

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