Climate Change

Do Canadians care about climate change in the middle of a pandemic?

Before the outbreak of the pandemic, according to the surveys, most Canadians were seriously concerned about climate change. Our survey in Bonfield ended with the same results. However, right after the pandemic, the number one policy issue for the majority of Canadians changed to public health and the economy. Public concerns are dynamic and change [...]

By |2021-04-12T11:51:00-04:00April 12th, 2021|Climate Change|

What is the main challenge to stop climate change?

Many activists, scientists, and politicians have tried to answer this question. What is written in the following lines is inspired by the answers of Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft, to the above question. Bill Gates has funded many projects in fighting climate change and has recently published a book about it. Bill Gates believes that [...]

By |2021-04-09T13:45:58-04:00February 23rd, 2021|Climate Change|

Reducing Carbon Footprint Starts with Small Steps

The fact that you are currently surfing the internet and reading the official website of the Township of Bonfield implies that you are an internet user. Reading news on the internet is greener than having everybody purchase newspapers. However, it has some environmental costs as well. Some carbon dioxide is released to power our electronic [...]

By |2020-12-04T09:35:04-05:00December 4th, 2020|Climate Change|

China and Afforestation to Fight Against Climate Change

Several factors are playing key roles in producing carbon dioxide. These factors are industrial activities, population, the geography of a country, etc. China is the number one producer of carbon dioxide in the world. 25% of Chinese cities receive acid rain, 75% of lakes are polluted, and 1.6 million premature death in China is related [...]

By |2020-10-30T10:59:23-04:00October 30th, 2020|Climate Change|

Wildfires in the USA

More than 6 million acres of American forests burned in 2020. California is still burning. Each acre of forest can absorb around 30,000 pounds of carbon dioxide. Not only is this natural carbon absorption tool now gone, but tons of carbon dioxide are also sent back to the atmosphere. Smoke and ash resulting from wildfires [...]

By |2020-10-02T10:31:52-04:00October 2nd, 2020|Climate Change|
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