AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Paying a pittance to simulate the mighty Mississippi River before constructing a $1.4 Billion restoration project to reclaim much of the New Orleans coastline. Science works to make a better future. This is like making a maquette, prior to constructing a large sculpture. Collaboration!

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/25/climate/louisiana-mississippi-river-model.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Why kill the Proghorn in Wyoming? Wyoming doesn’t need gas or coal, it’s been offered Solar, Wind farms & storage units to hook into the grid. Why kill off North Smerican Antelope and pose a danger to increased pollution & pollutants? Use clean power & thrive with clean jobs.

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/feb/24/pronghorn-migration-gas-wells

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce California experiences drought conditions again. Do you plan to capture excess water , when flooding arrives? Can you count on reserves today to last rears. Uncertainty is an opportunity for innovation !

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/feb/21/california-drought-february-rain-snow-pack-sierra

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce The Colorado River supplies water to 40 million people. Monitoring its evaporation isn’t sufficient. Utah is concerned about loss of snow cover and the direct correlation to increased Carbon Emissions. Why not embark on a path to understanding & teaching conservation & Carbon Emissions reductions? Why not keep some fossil fuel subsidies, as Corporations transition now to renewables? Do we have a choice?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2020/02/20/climate-change-has-stolen-more-than-billion-tons-water-wests-most-vital-river/

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Epi #15 United States of Inequality. Subscription link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6gV7AqKQhy1XM6JQK16l3whttps://youtu.be/LY1_yjsFHfE

Dear Followers After this tumultuous week, I thought I’d recap what the World says about us and our common enemy, Climate catastrophes; Fire, pollution, pollutants, poor health , rising sea levels all correlate with Carbon Emission policy. The more Carbon in our atmosphere, the more catastrophic the weather events. There’s a direct correlation between Carbon … More AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Epi #15 United States of Inequality. Subscription link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6gV7AqKQhy1XM6JQK16l3whttps://youtu.be/LY1_yjsFHfE

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Our common enemy: Antarctica warming to 65 degrees F in 5 years. It’s 3 degrees Celsius warmer. Warmer than the rest of the Planet. Meanwhile, autocrats are plundering our earth for their profit, while we grapple with Pollution, disappearing sea coasts & Fire. When do the People speak?

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/07/antarctica-logs-hottest-temperature-on-record-with-a-reading-of-183c

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Brazil’s Bolsanaro wants to mine for gas & oil on IndigenousLands. So far there is no Law allowing this plunder. He says the Indigenous people control 13% of Brazil’s land and wants the ability to destroy them our Planet. Bad policy doesn’t affect only Brazil, it affects the Planet. How can we stop these destructive actions?

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/06/brazil-bolsonaro-commercial-mining-indigenous-land-bill

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Planting a Trillion trees is an interesting , impractical idea. In European’s forests, they’re not sure what trees to plant, do they need controlled burns? They’re debating the devastation that awaits and trying to clear the forest floor. Change in farming patterns and the spread of fires are contributing to more forest burn. There is no easy solutions for Europe

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/05/climate/forests-europe-climate-changed.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Why doesn’t British Columbia negotiate the Coastal Gas Pipeline through Indigenous Indians land? The pipeline will bisect 416 miles of Indian land, when it can circumvent their territory? Respect nature and we won’t have Climate catastrophes

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/06/canadian-police-arrest-activists-blocking-gas-pipeline-indigenous-land-wetsuweten

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce How Greenland is coping with open waters . Documentary sponsored by the David & Lucille Packard Foundation. How to cope with our Flooding shore lines !

http://www.theguardian.com/news/ng-interactive/2019/dec/02/open-water-lives-of-three-greenlanders-climate-crisis