How Climate Migration will Reshape America

By Abrahm Lustgarten | Photographs by Meridith Kohut Millions will be displaced. Where will they go? August besieged California with a heat unseen in generations. A surge in air-conditioning broke the state’s electrical grid, leaving a population already ravaged by the coronavirus to work remotely...

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Webcast: Oregon’s Forests and the Fight Against Climate Change

Forests are among the largest stores of living carbon on the planet, and it turns out that the forests of western Oregon have a higher carbon density than almost any other forest type in the world. Unfortunately, the destruction and mismanagement of these forests over the past century has...

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Stay-In-Stitute: For Climate Change Education

July 22-24th, 2020 Our team is coming to your screens this summer! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and for the safety of our communities, we are holding the Summer Institute, originally planned to take place at Hamline University, as a virtual conference! Not only that, but we are teaming up with...

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National CCL call with Dr. Lertzman

Join the Citizens Climate Lobby (CCL) for our national call on July 11 with environmental psychologist Dr. Renee Lertzman.  In these stressful times, Dr. Lertzman suggests we can acknowledge the feelings of anxiety that can immobilize us and create conditions that allow us to show up as our...

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Portland Declares A Climate Emergency

Hours after Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and Commissioner Chloe Eudaly revoked their support from the Interstate 5 Rose Quarter project, a controversial freeway widening project, the council voted to adopt a climate emergency declaration. Globally, thousands of jurisdictions have declared climate...

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Registration Open for Citizens Climate Lobby!

The nation’s attention is focused on the COVID-19 emergency, but the other crisis that is disrupting our lives — climate change — is not going away. Though we can’t come together in Washington this year, CCL is holding a virtual conference starting Saturday, June 13, and registration is now open....

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COVID AND CLIMATE

OUR RESEARCH IN THE TIME OF COVID We’re hosting a series of virtual panel discussions highlighting researchers at PSU and the relevance of their work in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch the first two conversations here. COVID AND CLIMATE This week, we’ll be joined by climate...

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