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Wildfire evacuation plans can help communities avoid logistical nightmares

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Release Date: 02/06/2023

As seas rise, task force recommends new bridges for Outer Banks island show art As seas rise, task force recommends new bridges for Outer Banks island

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Storms have repeatedly isolated North Carolina’s Hatteras Island from the mainland. Learn more at 

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Is marijuana bad for the climate? show art Is marijuana bad for the climate?

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Indoor cannabis farms consume lots of electricity, boosting their carbon footprints. Learn more at 

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Climate change could shorten the life span of U.S. bridges show art Climate change could shorten the life span of U.S. bridges

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Rising seas, heavy precipitation, and extreme heat are causing corrosion, buckling, and cracking. Learn more at 

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High schoolers helped develop Tuscon’s climate action plan show art High schoolers helped develop Tuscon’s climate action plan

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They may not be able to vote yet, but they’re already having an influence. Learn more at 

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What you need to know before you buy garden perennials this spring show art What you need to know before you buy garden perennials this spring

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In the USDA’s updated plant hardiness map, some places have shifted to a warmer zone. Learn more at 

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Converting vacant offices to apartments would be a win for the climate show art Converting vacant offices to apartments would be a win for the climate

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Repurposing a building reduces the need for new concrete and steel, which create a lot of carbon pollution during manufacturing. Learn more at 

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Young people push for a Green New Deal for schools across the U.S. show art Young people push for a Green New Deal for schools across the U.S.

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As a result of student activism, a school district in Colorado will include climate change in the curriculum and implement clean energy initiatives. Learn more at 

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The West is losing snowpack. That’s a problem for water management show art The West is losing snowpack. That’s a problem for water management

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Millions rely on meltwater during the spring and summer. Learn more at 

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Company manufactures skis from algae oil show art Company manufactures skis from algae oil

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They’re an alternative to skis made from fossil-fuel-based plastic. Learn more at 

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Why it’s so important to stay out of floodwaters show art Why it’s so important to stay out of floodwaters

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They can be dangerous and even deadly — and climate change is making flooding more frequent and severe. Learn more at 

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