Chairman of the bored
mskis said:The report regarding climate change came out and contradicted everything that Trump says about it.
But the biggest question is what can each of us to to help the environment? 100% serious and sincere knowing that we can’t wait for the federal government to do something about it. We need to be the change.
Personally, I am going to plant several trees on my property, we are going to reduce miles traveled, will be eating at home quite a bit more, shorter showers and bath, and with my woodworking, I am going to make as much effort as possible to use reclaimed wood from local sources. At work, I am going to propose several amendments that will require increased tree protection areas, better storm water mitigation, and additional incentives for other green building techniques.
We have already swapped out all of our lights to LED, made sure that our house is super tight, use energy efficient appliances, and we set the thermostat to maximum savings.
There are many things that each of us can do to help the environment, the question is will we?
We're keeping the thermostat down two degrees lower than usual, planting an extra large vegetable garden next spring, and just finished shrink wrapping the windows for the winter.