The connections between climate change and human health are not widely understood. This lack of awareness has led to a situation where project decisions and policy debates have ignored the main reason to move away from fossil fuels. How can we intelligently debate the trade-offs involved when a pivotal driving consideration is off the table?
One of our goals is to help educate the public and lawmakers about this. Check out our
Resources like the diagram from the CDC below are important tools in this effort.
(Click in on the image to see a larger version.)
Other useful resources, including work done by the Vermont Department of Health,
can be found here.