Category Archives: Local

Climate Change and Forest Fire Fact Check

The Charge: Timothy White, California State University Chancellor “Nearly everyone agrees that climate change is the biggest environmental challenge facing California and the world. Communities across California are experiencing firsthand the effects of devastating wildfires, persistent droughts, agricultural anomalies and … Continue reading

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Remembering Ray Shine

I was sorry to read that Ray Shine had died over the weekend. As a fellow Friends of Nevada County Military board member,  we often had opportunities to chat.  I was aware that Ray had some vital health issues, but he … Continue reading

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If Planet is Warming Why are CA Max Temperatures Declining (Update 08-20-18)?

The global temperature is not soaring, so the anthropogenic global warming scaremongers have been focusing on Max Temperatures at different locations around the planet. Los Angles was recently in the news and debunked HERE and Scotland HERE. I decided to … Continue reading

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The Cause and Effect of Anthropogenic CO2 [Updated & Edited]

Russ Steele I am reading The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect by Judea Pearl and Dana Mackenzie. Pearl’s work on cause and effect enables us to know whether one thing causes another, or not. A … Continue reading

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People are Leaving Silicon Valley

As you read this article,  note that none of the in-state destinations include Nevada County. Why? Top 10 California counties that people are leaving 1. Santa Clara County Out of state destinations: Arizona, Nevada, Texas, and Idaho In state destinations: … Continue reading

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The Medieval Warming Period was Global, not Regional

Early in my blogging on global warming and then climate change the lefty anthropogenic warmers insisted that we have never experienced this range of temperature before. My position was that the Medieval Warming Period temperature was on par with or … Continue reading

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NID Fake News? (2nd,Update 01-24-2018)

NID launches a fake news campaign in The Union to support the development of more water collection dams, pointing out that relying on the snowpack is no longer a reliable option due to anthropogenic climate change. The message is we need … Continue reading

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