Monday, March 18, 2019
AS MIDWEST SEASON OF FLOODING WORSENS KANSAS CITY CLIMATE ACTION COALITION HOPES TO SAVE THE PLANET!!!
The mission statement . . .
Metro KC Climate Action Coalition
"Together, policy makers from Northeast Kansas and Northwest Missouri, along with their partners in the private and nonprofit sectors, are working to enact and foster proactive strategies, systems and structures within the Metro KC region that will draw down greenhouse gases, improve climate resilience and generate corresponding economic, social, health, and quality of life benefits."
Sadly, the season of flooding has already started so this local group might to too late to stem the rising tide.
Check the links:
Fox4: ‘I give up’: Farmers hit hard as Missouri River continues to rise in northwest Missouri
Reuters: Flooded U.S. Air Force base underscores climate risk to security
CBS: Perfect storm of extreme weather and climate change drove deadly Midwest flooding
Earther: Dramatic Satellite Photos Show Historic Flooding Across Central U.S. in Wake of Bomb Cyclone
KMBC: Residents in northwest Missouri brace for more flooding
QZ: The Trump administration could finally recognize climate change—for flood insurance
WDAF: Flooding to the north brings back scary memories for some Indian Creek homeowners
Developing . . .