Today at the climate negotiations in Paris, a coalition of five low-lying island nations announced an ambitious effort to adapt to a changing climate that threatens their very existence. The initiative, called “Pacific Rising,” would employ a three-pronged campaign of investment, capacity-building and cultural preservation for these islands as they face sea-level rise from the melting of polar ice. Learn more about what is being called a “Marshall Plan” for the Pacific at conservation.org. #pacificrising #cop21 #climatechange #actonclimate #ineednature #infographic
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