The Innovate to Mitigate Challenge

CALLING ALL STEM TEACHERS OF GRADES 7 – 12! Love to teach environmental science? Want to support problem-based learning? Challenge your students to design and test innovations that address climate change by reducing greenhouse gases. Students submit a video and paper online, talk about their ideas...

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CNN’s Project Drawdown Climate Change Solutions Quiz

The planet is barreling toward 1.5 degrees of global warming as soon as 2030 unless we enact “unprecedented changes in all aspects of society,” a dire United Nations report warned in October. To reduce our impact on the climate and avert disaster, it’s going to take more than switching to...

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ENVIRONMENTAL MIGRANTS AND THE FUTURE OF THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY

This report reviews existing data and research on predicted impacts of climate change in the Northwestern United States, and specifically focuses on the level of preparedness to accommodate new population growth due to climate migration in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Climate change impacts in...

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IPCC Climate Change and Land Report

An IPCC special report on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems. Download Report. Background: At its 43rd Session (Nairobi, Kenya, 11 – 13 April 2016), the IPCC Panel decided to prepare a...

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2018 State of the Climate Report

If you haven’t already seen the recent announcement from the American Meteorological Society, you may find the release of the 2018 State of the Climate report of interest. See more information below as well as links to download the report, or investigate individual chapters. AMS has just...

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SDG Accord Report

A global alliance of the world’s universities, colleges and sustainability networks have released the second annual SDG Accord report; ‘Progress towards the Global Goals in the University and College sector’. Presented at the UN High Level Political Forum in New York, the research shows increasing...

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Understanding Climate Change

The new book, Understanding Climate Change, is now out. Published by NSTA Press, the target audience is 7-12 grade students and teachers. Volunteers at ClimateChangeEducation.Org have read “Understanding Climate Change” and highly recommend it. The book is an important and influential...

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The Green New Deal

The Green New Deal: How to fix the economy without breaking the planet We’ve all heard the excuse that fighting climate change will cost jobs. But a handful of politicians are rebutting that argument with a new package of policies that pairs labor programs with climate action. It’s called the...

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10 Principles to Communicate Climate Change

Explore this tipsheet and 10-minute video highlighting the top 10 principles to keep in mind when selecting effective climate change visuals. These resources are from Climate Visuals, a Climate Outreach program, and Resource Media...

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Transport and Climate Change 2018 Global Status Report (TCC-GSR)

The Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT) is leading the production of a regular Transport and Climate Change Global Status Report (TCC-GSR) to bring together information streams on transport and climate change and to offer policy-makers and practitioners three key elements:...

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The Earth Scientist – Spring 2019

The Earth Scientist is the peer reviewed quarterly journal of the National Earth Science Teachers Association. The 2019 Spring edition was sponsored by NOAA Planet Stewards. Within its whopping 63 pages, wonderful projects completed by NOAA Planet Stewards educators Kottie Christie-Blick, Dr....

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