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Climate Anxiety is Affecting Young Adults

{Tompkins Weekly, 7-10-24, by Sora Takahashi) There are many studies that show the negative effects of climate change on mental health and teenagers may have it the worst. This is a collection of statistics and studies based on how teenagers are affected by climate anxiety. According to Sarah Lowe who is a clinical psychologist and…

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DEC and NYSERDA will host two webinars to present and receive questions about the Extreme Heat Action Plan on July 9th from 2 to 3 PM and July 10th from 6 to 7PM

Governor Kathy Hochul releases a final interagency extreme heat action plan. Due to increased dangerous heat exposure to a plethora of communities, there has been a need to address and provide safety for New Yorkers who are exposed to this changing climate. The Department of Environmental Conservation and New York State Energy Research and Authority…

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Cafe Dewitt Earth Day Dinner

 Exciting News! Cafe Dewitt is hosting a special Earth Day dinner with all proceeds going to SFLX! Indulge in a delicious meal while supporting our mission to fund sustainable projects across the Finger Lakes. Get your tickets now and spread the word. Let’s enjoy a fantastic evening for an even better cause!  Date: Monday, April…

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Your Guide To Ithaca’s Green New Deal

Whether you are new to Ithaca or have been a permanent resident, keeping up with the city’s changes is important. Ithaca’s Green New Deal is a hot topic for the city with ambitious goals and difficulties. This document is meant to be your guide to track Ithaca’s green direction from beginning to end. What is…

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Go Finger Lakes Trail Guide

The Finger Lakes region is known for its natural beauty, and there’s no better place to spend time outdoors. Spanning nine counties, 11 lakes, and about 9,000 square miles, there is an endless variety of nature trails to choose from. Go Finger Lakes has a trail guide to help you choose the right one.  Go…

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