Snowpack declines may stunt tree growth and forests’ ability to store carbon emissions

And if my aunt had…..~ctm From Eurekalert Public Release: 1-Dec-2018 New study findings also suggest a variety of industries in the Northeast could be negatively affected by warming trends, including…

WMO Reasoning behind Two Sets of “Normals” a.k.a. Two Periods of Base Years for Anomalies

Most of us are familiar with the World Meteorological Organization (WMO)-recommended 30-year period for “normals”, which are also used as base years against which anomalies are calculated. Most, but not…

Legoland Bans Plastic Drinking Straws, to Protect the Environment from Plastic Waste

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t CFACT – Legoland has demonstrated their commitment to reducing the global burden of waste plastic, with a token ban of plastic drinking straws. Legoland…

Does Starbucks think virtue signaling can “save the planet”?

Will corporate and government green-washing save Earth from inflated or phony eco scares? Paul Driessen I’d just passed the local Starbucks in Chicago, when my cell phone buzzed to say…

The Difference in Ice Types Causes Confusion in Global Warming Story

Guest opinion: Dr. Tim Ball The central theme of purveyors of environmental and climate deception is to take normal events and present them as abnormal. Here are examples of the…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #338

The Week That Was: 2018-12-01 (December 1, 2018) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project   Quote of the Week: “There is a principle which…

Whales are changing their tune and its likely our fault. Here’s why.

From The Weather Network. It could be x, but but but…Climate Change! HT/Marcus