At last, we have cleared a key hurdle on climate change. The vast majority of people now agree that climate change is real, that the raft of record-setting rainstorms and associated floods, powerful hurricanes, and massive wildfires are evidence enough. Recognition is the first step in solving a problem. Now what?
While decision-makers in Washington and elsewhere are squabbling about what to do about climate change, when to do it and to what degree, we citizens can take tangible steps to address climate change now.