Core Values Drive Creation of Climate Corps
- Sep 20, 2021 9:52 pm GMT
It was the sight of firefighters wrapping the base of the world’s largest tree in a fire-resistant blanket that prompted a check of the status of the proposed federal Civilian Climate Corps. This type of activity would almost certainly fall within the job description of the program, which includes conserving and restoring public lands, forests and waters, bolstering resilience, protecting biodiversity, and addressing the changing climate generally.
Out west, a historic drought tied to climate change is making wildfires harder to fight. Scientists say climate change has made the west much warmer and drier over the past 30 years, and that will continue to generate more extreme weather and destructive wildfires.
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