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.

U.S. Fulbright Fellow
On the island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean, rainfall is heavy in the early months of the year, but nearly nonexistent during the second half. The island lacks the infrastructre to store water throughout the year, as reservoirs often leak and... Read More
District Department of the Environment
Christophe Tulou caught up with Planet Forward at the Adaptation Salon to talk about what it means to create a Smart Community
A love of backcountry skiing explains David Gonzales' obsession with white bark pines. A writer and photographer, he spends a lot of time beneath these ancient trees. But the white barks are under attack. And that has this skier marshaling forces to... Read More
In 2011, why doesn't the White House hire 3 thoughtful and experienced journalists to hold a joint press conference each Tuesday morning to improve how the White House communicates with the American public, the press, and the rest of the world about... Read More
Planet Forward
As the climate negotiations come to a close in Cancun, we ask environmental reporter Kate Sheppard of Mother Jones what can we expect in the way of an agreement?
Planet Forward
The climate talks have begun in Cancun. How will things fair in comparison to Copenhagen last year? Planet Forward host Frank Sesno chats via skype with environmental reporter Kate Sheppard of Mother Jones to get the latest.
I take  the question of the energy and environmental future of our world to the street. Hear people's thoughts and ideas and comment in with your own!
A :60 spec spot advocating the use of solar power created by T.H. "Stone" Lyons. Music by: Lisa Forseth
It’s almost been a year since the climate bill got a thumbs up in the House of Representatives. Now, the suspense over the unveiling of the climate and energy bill in the Senate is somewhat over or so we think. The bill sponsored by senators Graham... Read More
In this week's NWF Climate Capsule, an endangered species at Glacier National Park, how a climate bill would hit America's enemies where it hurts & a "global cooling" flashback with Dirty the Global Warming Denier Sock Puppet.

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