I'm pleased to welcome Michael Murphy as a new Blogger on BoomerWarrior. Michael is an advocate for Economic and Environmental Sustainability. At IBI Watch, Michael says "that my favorite issues live where science meets policy." (Editor for BoomerWarrior) Recently in Beijing, it’s...
Reversing the damage done to Canada's environmental reputation will not happen overnight. After nearly a decade of Stephen Harper's abysmal environmental record at home and a shameful performance at international climate talks, the restoration of Canada as an environmental...
This post is a collection of excerpts from interviews with three experts on the methane crisis - the ticking time bomb. Dorsi Diaz (writer for the San Francisco Examiner) interviews Harold Hensel, Guy McPherson and Malcolm Light. (Editor~Rolly Montpellier-BoomerWarrior). Readers...
Environmentalists around the globe are applauding President Obama for including a 'Call to Action' on Climate Change during his inaugural speech. But Obama has talked about Climate Change on several occasions before, during his 2008 presidential campaign, a 2012...
In 2008, poor air quality alone, including from oil and gas production, cost Canada about $8-billion, according to a report by the Canadian Medical Association. By 2031, those costs are expected to rise to $250-billion....almost 90,000 people will have...
We at BoomerWarrior are pleased to be collaborating with elephantjournal.com in cross posting and cross promoting initiatives. The first post features Laura Sabransky who is a regular contributor at the elephantjournal and also has her own blog. You can see...
The way we communicate about climate change and global warming makes a difference. When I first became a climate advocate, it felt quite normal to bombard skeptics with facts and evidence about the problem. Surely if you give people...
In two previous articles, I have written with optimism about encouraging trends in global efforts to tackle climate change. In Climate is Back I wrote that "climate is news again" and the shift in public attitudes about putting a price...
The central message of the latest IPCC report is stark and clear. Humanity must phase out fossil fuels by 2050 to avoid dangerous run-away climate change. The Synthesis Report reinforces what three previous reports released in the last year...
In this post, Paul Beckwith provides his observations about the global warming path we are on based on the current volume of greenhouse gases already in earth's atmosphere. Our planet is already 0.8°C warmer than in pre-industrial times, and...