Groups Engage

Note: This section is still being developed and most groups are displayed for visualization purposes.

Firefighters

“You won’t find [climate change skeptics] on the fire line in the American West anymore. We know what we’re seeing and we’re dealing with a period of climate that’s different from anything ever seen in our lifetimes.”

– Tom Boatner, U.S. BLM Chief of Fire Operations

U.S. Military

“Climate change is impacting stability in areas of the world where our troops are operating today”

– General Jim Mattis, former Secretary of Defense

Humanitarian Groups

“Climate change, population growth and urbanization are straining living conditions for people in communities that are at-risk to disasters and infectious diseases”

– American Red Cross

Scientists

“Climate change is one of the defining issues of our time. It is now more certain than ever… that humans are changing Earth’s climate”

– U.S. National Academy of Sciences

NASA

“I believe fully in climate change and that we human beings are contributing to it in a major way.”

– Jim Bridenstine, NASA Administrator appointed by President Trump

Oil Companies

“I believe, and my company believes, that climate risks warrant action.”

– Darren Woods, CEO of ExxonMobil

Winter Sports

“Failure to act now on climate is unacceptable, and will result in damage to the environment, tourism and the economy”

– National Ski Areas Association and the Snowsports Industries of America

Youth Organizations

“Climate change poses threats to human health, safety, and security, and children are at particularly high risk. Pediatricians are already seeing the effects of climate change in their patients.”

– American Academy of Pediatrics 

Firefighters

“You won’t find [climate change skeptics] on the fire line in the American West anymore. We know what we’re seeing and we’re dealing with a period of climate that’s different from anything ever seen in our lifetimes.”

– Tom Boatner, U.S. BLM Chief of Fire Operations

Outdoorsmen

“Climate change poses a significant threat to North America’s waterfowl that could undermine achievements gained through more than 70 years of conservation work.”

– Ducks Unlimited

Businesses

“Climate change is a serious challenge that needs to be addressed through thoughtful policies that will have a meaningful impact”

– U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Investors

“We have determined that climate change presents significant investment risks and opportunities that have the potential to impact the long-term value of many companies”

– BlackRock