Climate Change 101
.Eventually, everything is local.
Wayland Dem Sabine von Mering drawing attention to issues of climate change.
“ You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make." - Jane Goodall
As we make changes in our own daily lives and advocate for larger policy tools, we can see real impacts up close.
Effects of Climate Change on Public Health in Massachusetts
From Lyme disease to heat exhaustion, from allergies to stagnant flood water, people all over the Commonwealth are directly impacted from climate change. For example, residents in Wayland and Lincoln have seen a concentration in algae in local ponds that can sicken swimmers and pets. These changes are immediate and local threats to lives and livelihoods. Find out more through our Massachusetts Audubon.