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Environmental Studies: CLIMATE CHANGE: Strong Action Needed NOW

This is a guide to Fordham Library resources on scholarship and current information on all matters green. It includes reference sources, handbooks, manuals, databases and websites concerned with environmental histories, organizations, and effective activ

Climate Clock

Ticking as we're clicking...

From NPR Aug. 9, 2021: A Major Report Warns Climate Change Is Accelerating And Humans Must Cut Emissions Now

"Each of the last four decades has been the warmest on record since preindustrial times."  --Ko Barrett, Vice Chair of the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and senior climate adviser at the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Flooding: more frequent, more widespread

Floods caused major damage in Schuld, near Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, western Germany, in July, with 189 people losing their lives. Photograph: Christof Stache/AFP/Getty Images

 

 

Climate Change: Selections from the past year

Get involved!

Sunrise Movement  We're an Army of Young People Fighting Climate Change

Greenpeace  Fighting for Oceans, Forests, Food, Climate, and Democracy

Food & Water Watch  Campaigning against Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Everywhere

350.org  Working toward a Fossil Fuel-Free World

Earthjustice  Because the Earth needs a good Lawyer

Environmental Defense Fund  Fostering Environmental Protection, not Exploitation.

Sierra Club The Earth is our only Home

Friends of the Earth  Protecting our Wild Places and National Monuments

Ocean Conservancy  Fighting for Coral Reefs and against Plastic pollution

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