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Firefighters on the front lines of climate change

20 Jan 0 Comment

Firefighters to Governor, Senator: “Take Fast Action on Climate Change”

This week a group of Colorado firefighters traveled to Denver, meeting with the offices of Governor John Hickenlooper and U.S. Senator Cory Gardner. At the State Capitol, they sat down with Governor John Hickenlooper’s senior staff to discuss the impacts of climate change on the shifting fire regime in Colorado and proposed solutions. They also delivered a letter signed by 160+ supporters like you, urging the Governor to “allocate adequate funds to prevent and manage wildfires and to accelerate clean, renewable energy production.” Since progress has been slow and the issue is urg