A proposal for a Climate Change damage mitigation project, proposing a National Water Management Agency to reduce floods, mitigate damage from droughts and generate needed supplies of potable water. Your comments, critiques and suggestions are welcomed.
If we reach the heat levels predicted for late this summer, we will release into the oceans and the atmosphere, and into the food supply, pathogens to which we may have no natural immunity. The authors say that explicitly.
Interconnectedness isn't just philosophy, it is the way of the Universe. Balance, harmony, co-existence; they aren't social experimentation. They are survival gear. Balance! If all those billions of species aren't in balance, then the system goes haywire, and previously HARMLESS viruses unite and turn deadly.

Cascadia!

Whenever I go back, I can’t explain it, the connection to the land. We’re different. I still count myself as an expat, with my Cascadian flags and membership card.
When it comes to water and toilet paper, the only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Fear is a multiplier, the more it's widely accepted, the more it grows. While there seems to be no connection right now between Coronavirus and running out of Charmin, that connection has been made out of fear and ignorance. And now, the legit fear of not being able to buy the basics because of others' panic-buying, is justified and multiplies all other fears.
The coming summer will be the second since the most severe, and near-complete breakdown ever, of the weather generating and regulating system; consisting of the polar icecap, the polar air mass, the sea, and the vortex - collectively known as the North Pole. It's going to be hot. Very hot!
Simple Don forgot that he is the most anti-environment person on earth. Especially since his pen makes him the world's biggest carbon contributor.
President Donald Trump has floated the idea of buying Greenland multiple times in the last two weeks. Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has called the notion “absurd.” Even so, there are sound...
"Global Warming," as a legislative human rights issue, is about owning the sources of the energy we use. Global warming, as an environmental issue, is largely incomprehensible and made overwhelmingly so by the professional disinformers.

FOLLOW US

2,386FansLike
1,392FollowersFollow

RECENT POSTS

Weekend Music Thread – Low Budget

The Build Back Better budget battle between 48 Senate Democrats and 2 corporately owned saboteurs continues with no sight in end as of yet. So this weekend's music thread is about the budget. Songs about money, poverty, the environment, seniors, roads and highways, and any social or financial issue that impacts people.

In Memory of Fergie

Our PlanetPOV family has lost a very beloved member this week. We know her here as Fergie1 and she is survived by her husband who we know as pinkpantheroz. Fergie will be terribly missed at The Planet, she was family. I'm sure everyone else here feels similarly and that we are here for PPO and are sending him our heartfelt condolences and prayers.

Weekend Music Thread – Lean On Me

This weekend's music thread is our way of reaching out to our dear friends who are facing health struggles, sending love and empathy to them through music and letting them know that we think of them and are sending all of our positive thoughts, wishes, and prayers to them every day.