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Here's How Trump's Climate Change Order Will Make Natural Disasters Harder To Face

By Lydia O’Connor

President Donald Trump‘s executive order on climate change threatens state and local governments’ ability to prepare for and cope with extreme weather events, climate and planning experts warn.

The executive order, issued Tuesday, goes beyond undoing Obama-era commitments to clean energy. It revokes an Obama-era executive order aimed at planning for natural disasters linked to climate change, including sea-level rise, droughts, hurricanes, wildfires and extreme heat.

That now-revoked 2013 executive …read more

Source:: Huffington Post Green