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Ken Gale: Global Warming and Hurricanes

October 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Did climate chaos cause any of this summer’s hurricanes?  Yes. Which one?  That’s the wrong question. Ken Gale connects the dots between hurricanes, climate chaos, air pollution from China, El Nino, La Nina, and energy use and gives some advice on how you can lower your own greenhouse gas footprint and save money, too.  At New York City Friends of Clearwater on Sept. 22, 2017, Judson Memorial Church, Greenwich Village, New York [...]

Solutions To Climate Change Part 1 of 4: Long Beach And The Rain Forest

June 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

In this video (Part 1 of 4), the discussion centers on how the rain forest wood used for Long Beach’s new boardwalk destroys the rain forest and affects climate change. Alternatives are cited with a short video of a US Army tank crossing a bridge repeatedly, which is made of recycled materials. Then some of the science of weather changes are discussed in detail. The Timetable of the program is: Introductory Music…….0:45 to 5:17. The Boardwalk wood and the Rainforest….5:30 to 11:20. The science of climate change………11:50 to 17:27. Question and Answer [...]

Solutions To Climate Change Part 3 of 4: Long Beach And The LNG Port

May 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

  PART 3 OF 4: As a way of understanding how Long Beach, Long Island connects to the world environmentally, a 3 hour Town Hall Meeting was set-up to discuss, inform and educate those attending at the town’s library on Saturday, February 8, 2014. The event was so successful that plans were made to use the video at other presentations along the coast of Long Island. The topics included: hurricanes, boardwalks, LNG ports, jobs, fracking, renewables and more with artistic entertainers dispersed between the presenters. This video, Part 3 of 4, features Cindy Zipf of Clean Ocean Action [...]

Turning The Tide: A Message From Sandy Survivors

July 31, 2013 // 0 Comments

Turning The Tide: A Message From Sandy Survivors   Under the umbrella of the Alliance For A Just Rebuilding, a variety of community groups gathered at the Staten Island Ferry in Manhattan on July 31, 2013. They marched to City Hall to lay out a four-point agenda to the New York City mayoral candidates that deals with the rebuilding of areas impacted by Hurricane Sandy and strategies for the [...]