Reality of Climate Crisis Hits Close to Home for All of Us

June 2, 2022 admin 0

BILL EEKHOF – Gazing out the back window at the extensive damage in my yard, the rustling of the branches in the tree nearest to my house caught my attention. With tree limbs bouncing and leaves falling, my first instinct was that another branch of this damaged tree was about to come crashing to the ground – a common sight in recent days. The cause of the rustling branches soon revealed itself… tail first. A […]

Dana Jordan

Making Sense Of Peterborough’s Climate Emergency Declaration

January 6, 2020 admin 0

BILL EEKHOF – Peterborough high school student Dana Jordan believes meaningful action is needed to address the climate crisis. So, she wants to pursue a career in science, politics or law to further climate action efforts. “I am very worried about climate change,” Jordan admits, “but as (Swedish climate activist) Greta Thunberg has said, ‘you need to keep hope with you…’ Every small action makes a difference.” Jordan is pleased to see her hometown acting, […]