CCL's webpage describing the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act, legislation we support as a viable solution to climate change.
CCL's Resources webpage for information to help you be a climate resource for your community.
IMF - International Monetary Fund's Climate Change Page
IPCC - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
IEA - International Energy Institute
EIA - US Energy Information Administration
NOAA Climate - Climate at the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration
NASA - Climate Change and Global Warming
CarbonTracker CT2019 - a measurement and modeling system developed by NOAA to keep track of sources and sinks of carbon dioxide around the world
Trends in Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide - from the Carbon Cycle Greenhouse Gases research area of NOAA's Global Monitoring Laboratory
World Resources Institute - a global research organization whose work focuses on the issues at the intersection of the environment and development.
Post Carbon Institute - a think tank providing information and analysis on climate change and energy scarcity
Rocky Mountain Institute - a US research organization dedicated to publication and education in the general field of sustainability
Katharine Hayhoe - an atmospheric scientist and political science professor at Texas Tech University and well-known climate action advocate
Global Conservation Rollbacks Tracker - monitoring rollbacks to conservation efforts around the world during the pandemic
The Exponential Climate Roadmap - highlights the 36 solutions that can scale exponentially to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 worldwide
December 2020: 414.02 ppm
December 2019: 411.76 ppm Last updated: January 12, 2021
Other Climate Resources
From the Indigenous Environmental Network and the Climate Justice Alliance, Carbon Pricing: A Critical Perspective for Community Resistance
Website to find and contact elected representatives Federal, State, Local – “one stop shop”
Washington's Members of Congress
Washington's local county officials
Tacoma City Council
News Article Archive
Commentary from Erin Brockovich, The US is in a water crisis far worse than most people imagine
From The NY Times, U.S. Flood Strategy Shifts to ‘Unavoidable’ Relocation of Entire Neighborhoods. Is climate change finally starting to sink in?
SciAm's August 12, 2020 Earth & Environment weekly
From SciAm, Will 2020 Be the Hottest Year on Record?
Revealed: how the gas industry is waging war against climate action, from The Guardian
An older op-ed from The Guardian by Bill McKibben regarding the Keystone pipeline
Science Denial, from Scientific American
From the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, A dirty battle for a nuclear bailout in Ohio
The Great Climate Migration Has Begun, from The NY Times
How to fight climate change: Spread rock dust on farmland, from the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
From The Guardian, North Atlantic right whales near extinction
I've Seen a Future Without Cars, and It's Amazing, an op-ed from The NY Times
From the Wash Post and Nature Communications, Anti-climatic, Even if we start to fix climate change, the proof may not show up for 30 years
From Scientific American, rolling back environmental protections...
Good news on renewable energy, from The Guardian
From Inside Climate News, the EPA claims victory in Wisconsin
From The Washington Post, poll says most Americans want more from the government on climate change
From The Guardian, IEA chief issues warning
Review of movie 2040, from the NY Times
From Scientific American, setting a price on carbon pollution