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E-M:/ Warming trend to cost Illinois billions



Warming trend to cost Illinois billions, study projects Chicago Tribune By James Janega

 

  If climate change is left unchecked, the costs to Illinois from flood abatement, water treatment, shipping, farming and related goods and services will skyrocket to at least $43 billion annually by the 2030s, according to a study released this week.

http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/lifestyle/green/chi-climate-impact-25-jul25,0,230255.story

 

 

Wow – has anyone done this for Michigan yet??

 

~Rita Jack

 

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Rita Jack

Clean Water Program Director

Sierra Club Michigan Chapter

109 E. Grand River Ave.

Lansing, Michigan  48906

tel:  517-484-2372 x12

www.michigan.sierraclub.org

www.sierraclub.org/watersentinels

 

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