The quote is from DNR chief Cathy Stepp downplays her view on climate. (Madison.com, 1/16/2017)
Recommended reading for Ms. Stepp:
Climate Change and Lake Superior. (Minnesota Sea Grant)
- Lake Superior's surface water temperature in summer has warmed twice as much as the air above it since 1980.
- Lake Superior's ice cover is diminishing.
- Wind speeds over Lake Superior are increasing.
- Lake Superior summer stratification period is longer.
Infographic: Lake Superior Pressured by Climate Change and Invasive Species. (Circle of Blue, 7/10/2015)
How climate change is transforming Lake Michigan. (Urban Milwaukee, 2/1/2015)
Related posts: Climate change as a matter of fact
Florida Keys. (1/14/2017)
California wine country. (1/11/2017)
Kaktovik, Alaska. (12/20/2016)
Alaska's Glacier Bay National Park. (7/7/2016)