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Climate Change

We Are Counting Down To

A 2°C Global Warming Limit &

450 ppm of CO2 in the Atmosphere

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The Cause

Co2 Levels

NASA: Climate.nasa.gov/vital-signs/carbon-dioxide/
Data source: Reconstruction from ice cores.
Credit: NOAA

The Effect

Protest Poster

Last Update: 2017/04/14, Now with GHCN Version 3.3.0 and ERSST v4.
Temperature Relative to 1880-1920 based on GISTEMP Analysis
(mostly NOAA Data Sources, as described by Hansen, J., R. Ruedy, M. Sato, and K. Lo, 2010)

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Carbon Dioxide ppm

At Today's Rate, 450 ppm will be reached by 2031
Sources: NOAA - Based on Annual Mean Data & Annual Mean Growth Rates at the Mauna Loa Observatory
Last Updated: August 18, 2017

Red Swirls of Co2 - most of which is emitted in the Northern Hemisphere
Source: NASA

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Protest Poster

Sources: (CMIP5; Taylor et al. 2012) RCP8.5

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Current World Population

8 billion people by 2025

9 billion people by 2040

10 billion people by 2055

Source: United Nations Population Fund

More People = More Demand for Oil, Gas, Coal and Other Fuels

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The Consequences of Inaction

Mega-Droughts lasting 20, 30, even 40 years
The loss of 50% of All Species as we enter the Sixth Mass Extinction.
Decreasing Surface Water Supply
Global Food Shortages, Then Famine
The release of CO2 & Methane from Permafrost Melting.
The Eventual Collapse of West & East Antarctica Ice Sheets, Increasing Sea Levels Beyond Current Estimates.
Greenland's Melting reaching a tipping point potentially Adding 7 meters to Sea Level Rise.

< Impact of Ocean Acidification & Warming >

Death of Coral Around the World (Mass Die-Off, 90% by 2100)
Dissolving Shells in Shell-Forming Species
Tissue Damage & Necrosis in Fish Larvae & Damage to Internal Organs
The Decline of Fish Stocks Affecting a $100 Billion Annual Fishing Industry

< Impact of Sea Level Rise >

Severe Coastal Flooding Affecting Drinking Water & Farming
Submerged Coastal Cities
Contamination of Aquifers
Mass Migration of People
Social Instability &
Conflicts.
Irreversible Climate Changes Beyond Our Control

A Complete Ecosystem Collapse

Apathy = Death

Unless You Get Involved

James Hansen suggests
The best thing citizens can do is join the Citizens Climate Lobby.
Citizens Climate Lobby

Read Me ⇒ Climate Change Summary

Read Me ⇒ Key Climate Change Terms

Sources: National Academy of Sciences, US National Climate Assessment, UK Met Office, NOAA, NASA

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World Health Organization (WHO)

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What Is Required

A WWII-scale mobilization to eliminate net greenhouse gas emissions by 2030

• Support for The Climate Mobilization Movement in all its forms

• Support for Renewable Energy Initiatives

• Support for a Carbon Fee & Dividend

• Support for New Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Technologies (Gen IV)

• Support & Vote for Green Candidates

• Spread our message far and wide as possible to your family, friends and associates that Climate Change is A Great Threat to our way of life


Call Out The Climate Change Deniers

Climate Denial = Death

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What You Can Do Right Now!

1. Sign the Petition for 100% Renewable Energy in NM - Click Here

2. Support Michelle Lujan Grisham's run for Governor - Click Here

3. A Short List - Click Here

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5. Support Tim Keller's run for Mayor - Click Here

6. Form a Rapid-Response Team - Click Here


2017 Events & Actions

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Coalitions and Alliances

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Your Health Is At Risk

Health Impacts of Climate Change

Asthma, Respiratory Allergies & Airway Diseases
Cancer
Cardiovascular Disease & Stroke
Foodborne Diseases and Nutrition
Heat-Related Morbidity & Mortality
Neurological Diseases & Disorders
Waterborne Diseases

↓ Get the Facts Below ↓

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences - USA.gov

CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - USA.gov

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World Health Organization

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Count Down to 2°C

The End is Nigh


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