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US formally withdraws from Paris agreement

By Matt McGrath, BBC News, Nov. 4, 2020.

After a three-year delay, the US has become the first nation in the world to formally withdraw from the Paris climate agreement.

President Trump announced the move in June 2017, but UN …

CCAC Climate Change Awareness Event

CCAC is holding an on-line event to bring awareness to climate change as part of their 350Pittsburgh Spring 2020 Student Award project !   Awardee Marissa Rodi explains: “While climate change cannot be stopped it is up to us as humans

Not Competent to Opine Statement on Senate Confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett.  Oct. 26, 2020.

Natalie Mebane, US Policy Director, issued the following statement:

“Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation is a direct assault on our climate and our communities. This push of

Managing Heavy Rainfall with Green Infrastructure

RAND Corporation, Report Announcement, Oct. 26, 2020.

Urban stormwater management is a growing challenge in many U.S. cities, and climate change is expected to add to this challenge. RAND researchers apply simulation modeling and economic valuation to estimate the potential …