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The Future Is Written

An incredible thought provoking series of five CBC podcasts that delve into climate change and how it is presently affecting and will affect future water supplies, food production, weather, human activities, energy production/use, wildlife, cities and numerous other critical aspects of British Columbia. In reality the consequences of climate change affect us all. This ‘may’ be our future. Perhaps our future is already written.

I will see little of the effects which will change the way people will live. I wonder what our son, his wife and our four year old grandson will experience. It could be an amazing era or a depressing period of human cultural evolution. Wish I could witness more of the coming changes. Changes that will occur. All we can do is modify the coming events.

These podcasts are an important insight into the future. The future predicted by the crystal ball has and will become reality.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/2050-degrees-of-change/id1243639929?mt=2&i=1000386306761

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Pay For the Paper Privilege

A wonderful idea that needs to be required everywhere. Pay more or use your own cup. Many carry their own reusable water bottle so why not a coffee/tea container. Take responsibly.

‘Latte levy’ of 25p urged by MPs in bid to cut cup waste.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-42564948

(BBC)

 

 

Just Say No To Fireworks

As you ooh and aah at the fireworks this New Year’s Eve just remember the the particulates and heavy metals in the smoke and the plastic and other pollutants that are spread across the environment and pollute the air you breathe. Try to remain out of the clouds of smoke. If your local community does not care about the environment and the health of their citizens take action to inform your representatives of the dangers of fireworks and the much better alternatives. Synchronized drones, laser shows and White Night Festivals sans pyrotechnics are much better and safer alternatives.

#fireworks # trash #litter #pollution #particulatematter #airpollution #plasticpollution #health #dangers #plasticsucks #lasershow #alternatives #whitenightfestival #drones

http://backcountryattitude.com/toxic_fireworks.html

http://fireworkspollution.com

http://www.dailyastorian.com/Local_News/20150618/ka-boom-fireworks-create-an-eco-bombshell

http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/story?id=97959&page=1

http://flowingdata.com/2014/09/26/drones-programmed-for-light-painting-in-the-sky/

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_Night_festivals

Car parts made from plant based material

https://www.usatoday.com/videos/money/2017/02/09/watch-how-car-parts-made-tomatoes-and-shredded-cash/97712714/

‘Plastic Pollution, Rural Roads and Bogs’ In Wales

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09fmwz4

Keystone Pipeline Letter

Dear Mr. Kerry,

 

The Keystone XL pipeline will tranport an incredibly corrosive and deadly product across our country with the real possibility of destroying wildlife habitats, polluting our groundwater and surface waterways and destroying people's way of life. All this for a neighboring country whose government's attitude towards climate change is diametrically opposed to our own beliefs and for a few jobs. Big money from big business is the only support this pipeline has. Its proponents care nothing of the environment. An environment we have a stewardship to maintain come climate change or big money. If we do not have a clean and viable environment to live in then what else matters? So some brothers may make more money? They can't count what they already have. They are selfish and if our government gives in to their misinformation and dubious tactics it is just as selfish. It is the coming generations that will reap the horrors of the pipeline approval. This is the defining moment of the present administration. Will their commitment to a cleaner, healthier and safer world turn out to be real or another lie and disappointment? The real people have spoken. Your legacy and our future is in your hands. Choose wisely.

Thank you.

“Be Seeing You”

I posted the following on my Google Plus page:Google funds ALEC…?If this holds true and until I hear differently, I am suspending my use of Google Plus and those Google accounts that I can. 'Don't Be Evil' Google? I think not. Why should I support a company or use a service that is funding an entity that works against my beliefs particularly concerning the environment? I am boycotting the Evil Empire. I am returning to “South Of Tonight” at WordPress. Any future photos and videos I post can be viewed on Flickr (DeltaGypsy), EyeEm, Instagram though reluctantly, Tumblr, Vimeo, App.Net and Twitter as Iquitoz. Thanks to Google I am leaving this community. So long for now. “Be seeing you.”

Chevron’s Dirty Tricks

Chevron Used Secret Lab to Hide Dirty Soil Samples from Ecuador Court, Say Company Documents Oil Giant Also Duped Its Own Paid Experts To Give False Testimony About Deceptive Sampling http://bit.ly/sx6WSh

Jerry Brown blasts GOP on climate change.

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