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Climate Change Reporting Workshop In October at Ohio State for 20 Journalists

Some 20 “top journalists” have a shot at a three-day immersion into climate change, sea level rise, and related agricultural and forestry issues through an October 12-14 program at Ohio State University underwritten by the McCormick Foundation.

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Global Warming and 2008 Extreme Weather? Newsweek’s Begley Answers ‘TRUE’ on a Link

There was really no mistaking the July 7/14, 2008, Newsweek as intending to be something special: Forget that the label promoted it as a “Summer Double Issue.” That’s not the point.

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New EPA Report Offers Journalists a Tool On Climate Change/’Hyperlocalism’ Front

Even before newspapers recently embraced “hyper-localism” as a strategy for stemming circulation and advertising losses, it’s a safe bet that editors commonly asked environmental reporters what climate change might mean in their own neck of the woods.

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Online Grist to Syndicate Copy To Washington Post ‘Green’ Section

The Washington Post now is getting some of its special online “green” coverage from Grist.org, publisher of the popular and environmentalist-leaning online “Grist“.

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EPA I.G. Report Finds Scant Hope For Volunteer GHG Control Efforts

A July report from the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Inspector General finds “limited potential” in voluntary greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction programs.

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TV Weathercasters ask Climate Scientists:
How to Explain ‘Unequivocal’ Warming
… and Uncertainty

“This was not a debate or argument, but a chance to ask questions.” That’s how veteran WDIV-TV, Detroit, meteorologist Paul Gross summed-up a recent American Meteorological Society four-day Denver, Co., conference bringing TV weathercasters and climate scientists together for information [...]

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‘Words Fail,’ McKibben Argues; So He Tries a Number: That is, 3 5 0

Long-time environmental writer turned climate change activist Bill McKibben says he’s about given up on words for convincing his readers to take climate change (“the greatest challenge humans have ever faced”) seriously.

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