Climate Change and a Brave New World: A Lesson from the Netherlands

By Vicki Cobb

If almost half of the United States were below sea level, like the Netherlands, we might take climate change a lot more seriously. As far as the Dutch are concerned the verdict is in. The North Sea level may rise three feet in the next 80 years, so NOW is the time to prepare if they are to survive. Instead of hiding their collective heads in the sand, (on which the lowlands of the Netherlands are built) the Dutch have embraced the challenges not only in the creation of innovative solutions in for climate-proof living but for …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green

    

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