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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 [...]

Eco-Logic: Town Hall Meeting in Long Beach, NY

February 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

Eco- Logic (WBAI):Town Hall Meeting in Long Beach, NY WBAI’s Ken Gale starts with Pete Seeger’s “Do, Do, Do, Do, Something Good” before going into his main “Do Something Good” discussion: Long Beach (Long Island) Connects to the World: A Town Meeting On Saturday, February 8th.” Speakers include: JK Canepa from New York Climate Action Group; David Alicea from Sierra Club’s “Beyond Coal Campaign”; Bob Hennelly, Interim Program Director of WBAI and of course, Ken himself. Other announcements and topics abound but the main focus is on [...]