This is fundamental to the science behind saving the Bay.
In a February interview on KSNV-TV in Las Vegas, Scott Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency administrator, questioned whether a warming climate might actually be a good thing. “We know that humans have flourished during times of warming trends. So, I think there’s assumptions made that because the climate is warming that that’s necessarily a bad thing. Do we really know what the ideal temperature should be during the year 2100, or the year 2018?” he asked.
Here in the Chesapeake Bay, there is overwhelming documentation of the damage that climate change will wreak on this national treasure.[Continue Reading]