The incoming President/CEO of the Pennsylvania Environmental Council, a partner organization of PCI, recently spoke to the Pittsburgh Post Gazette on energy and climate issues. In the Q&A, Davitt Woodwell takes a clear stance on climate change action.
Q: In terms of environmental problems, what should Americans be the most concerned about and why?
A: Clearly, the climate change “debate” must come to an end. America must accept the science and move to act on limiting climate impacts.
It is a challenge that America is up to and represents not only environmental consequences but also considerable economic and national security concerns, as well. This is not about the weather, it is about long-term thinking and getting beyond the comfort zone of the here and now.
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