What to know about the devastating effects of climate change on freshwater systems.
title In the wake of the Paris climate deal, the next step in protecting our water and land?
article In the aftermath of the landmark climate deal signed by the United States and other nations in Paris, many communities are still struggling to cope with the climate change that’s already being felt.
In the U.S., residents are seeing water and other water resources being depleted, which can affect local businesses and infrastructure.
Meanwhile, some communities are already facing water and water infrastructure problems.
The result is a host of challenges that must be addressed to protect our environment and our communities from climate change, according to a report published in September by the Waterkeeper Alliance.
The report, titled Water, Climate and Energy: A Common Path to Solutions, outlines solutions for protecting our watersheds and water resources.
Learn more about the report here.
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