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Professor Richard Rood Comments for Article About Paris Agreement Announcement

Posted: June 2, 2017

Professor Richard Rood Comments for Article About Paris Agreement Announcement

Climate & Space professor Richard Rood was quoted in an article exploring the Michigan reaction to the White House Paris Agreement announcement yesterday.

From the article: 

"Michigan mayors vow to uphold Paris Agreement in wake of U.S. abandonment

"In the wake of President Trump leaving the Paris Climate Agreement, several dozen mayors across the U.S. have created a coalition to uphold the goals of the accord in their own cities. Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, and Traverse City represent Michigan on the list.

"The officials are calling themselves "U.S. Climate Mayors," and they are strongly opposed to the president's policies on conservation and climate change. Outside of Michigan, the mayors of large cities like Los Angeles, Boston, and New York have signed the coalition..."

 

Read the full article: http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-mayors-vow-uphold-paris-agreement-wake-us-abandonment