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New @UCSUSA maps show changes in Miami Beach tidal floods by 2045 from #encroachingtides http://j.mp/1nZkxUJ
You have to see it to believe it: #encroachingtides on US east coast by 2045 http://j.mp/1nZkxUJ
Deforestation-free #palmoil = the new norm http://j.mp/1qnYgvJ Join @ucsusa to tell @BurgerKing to protect forests
Are @TacoBell @KFC @PizzaHut & others destroying forests? http://j.mp/1qnYgvJ Demand deforestation-free #palmoil
Deforestation-free #palmoil is w/in reach, so why is @McDonalds lagging behind? http://j.mp/1qnYgvJ Demand action!
30K to 400K = Growth in number of American homes with rooftop #solar from 2006-2013: http://j.mp/1ojVeKY
It's never been more affordable to go #solar at home: http://j.mp/1ojVeKY
By 2017, rooftop #solar could be as cheap as electricity from the grid in >half the states. http://j.mp/1ojVeKY
How much sugar is packed in your #July4th BBQ? See how food co.s try to keep us from knowing: http://j.mp/1lWUtGM
Attacking the science, blocking the policies—don’t let food companies get away w/ tobacco's old tricks. #sugar
New @EPA power plant carbon standards = #climate game changer http://j.mp/climategamechanger Time to #ActOnClimate
The 8 companies in our Automaker Rankings sell 90% of the 250m cars & trucks on US roads. How do they stack up?
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse was moved inland to escape sea level rise and coastal erosion http://j.mp/1qRRnYd
Parts of yet-to-be-completed @TubmanNPS already threatened by sea level rise http://j.mp/1qRRnYd #LandmarksAtRisk
Alaska http://j.mp/1qRRnYd Prehistoric artifacts are actually crumbling out of the shoreline & washing out to sea
Groveland and other California gold rush–era towns are imperiled by wildfires http://j.mp/1qRRnYd #LandmarksAtRisk
Floodwaters from Sandy inundated 3/4 of Liberty Island & it was closed to public for >8 months http://j.mp/1qRRnYd
In just 1 year, @GeneralMills spent $258 million to market these sugar-laden products as healthy. We need the truth. http://j.mp/1iW0X23
About 100 electric facilities in US sited w/i 4 ft of local high tide, at risk from rising seas/coastal flooding:
Power production=single largest share of all freshwater withdrawals. #drought putting electricity at risk
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