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Strategic GoalTo support educators, students and the public with science-based interdisciplinary educational resources on climate change, its implications and solutions to achieve climate literacy.


  • Climate Lesson Update - June 2014
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    Climate Lesson Update - June 2014 June has been marked with monumental achievements in the fight to prevent climate change. Let’s break it down.
    Written on Thursday, 19 June 2014 11:59 Read 305 times Read more...
  • The EPA Targets Carbon
    The EPA Targets Carbon The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the Clean Energy Plan proposal this week. In the document, the EPA lays out how the United States will cut carbon pollution from existing power plants over the next (15) years. Without a national limit on carbon emissions, our nation’s health and wellness are…
    Written on Wednesday, 18 June 2014 11:42 Read 157 times Read more...
  • Thank a Phenologist
    Thank a Phenologist Want to know about the impacts of climate change in your community? Talk to a phenologist (that is: someone who studies events happening in nature). While “global warming”, as a term, is going out of favor because it’s describing things happening at an intangible, global scale, “climate change” seems to…
    Written on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 11:09 Read 193 times Read more...
  • Climate Lesson Update - May 2014
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    Climate Lesson Update - May 2014 The National Climate Assessment report is the most comprehensive, user-friendly and visually intriguing collection of the impacts of climate change on the United State yet available. It was released this month to much acclaim in the media and political arenas.
    Written on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 08:18 Read 324 times Read more...
  • Funding Allocated for Educating Minnesotans about Impacts of a Changing Climate
    Funding Allocated for Educating Minnesotans about Impacts of a Changing Climate  We are excited and honored by today’s news that Governor Dayton has signed the bill into law appropriating $29 million from Minnesota’s Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund (“Trust Fund”) to 71 individual projects around the state, including $325,000 to the Will Steger Foundation for our Educating Minnesotans about Potential…
    Written on Monday, 12 May 2014 14:02 Read 471 times Read more...