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Building Clean Energy in the Hudson Valley – Communications Product Analysis

Scenic Hudson’s “Building Clean Energy” website highlights some best practices in climate communications.

Climate Week – Celebrating Journalism

In preparation for Climate Week, taking place this year from September 23 to 29, 2019, Climate Central has compiled tools, tips, and resources for reporting local climate stories and featuring the work of partners who communicate the science and effects of climate change.

Collaboration: Land Trusts Working Together to Strengthen Coastal Resilience in Maine

By maintaining and sharing resources and continuing to convene and build this network of practitioners, MCHT aims to continue to support ongoing state-wide and region-specific conservation action planning dialogs.

Communications

Targeted communication can help effectively deliver messages and promote positive resource management outcomes.

Communications Best Practices

How you frame the climate conversation is important. “Brief, mechanistic explanations” can help neutralize ideologies when discussing climate change.

Developing a Communications Product

Key steps to developing an effective communications product are outlined here.

Direct Observations Confirm That Humans Are Throwing Earth’s Energy Budget off Balance

A NASA study has confirmed with direct evidence that human activities are changing Earth’s energy budget, trapping much more energy from the Sun than is escaping back into space.

Expert Insight: Americans want more climate coverage

Over the past five years, Americans have become much more concerned about climate change, and they want more reporting from us on local impacts and solutions.

How To Talk About Climate Change

This report from the Land Trust Alliance and the Open Space Institute aims to provide helpful guidance on how to connect about this issue, and information to help land trusts respond to the greatest challenge of our time.

Inventory of Climate Communication Products

This collection of products demonstrate best practices that land trusts are employing to support climate change communications.