City prepares to raze old oaks, only starting talks on an alternative despite council request in 2017
Three mature oak trees will be torn down Friday to make way for rebuilding the Tobin School and Vassal Lane Upper School, according to the City Manager’s Office, but a potential path to saving them is only now entering discussions despite the City Council requesting its study in 2017.
To prevent the climate crisis from hurting the place we all call home, Cambridge needs to take bold climate action now. The green new deal zoning petition is a targeted policy designed to help our city actually reduce emissions while promoting economic and racial equity.
A fascinating fact about painted turtles: The temperature of their eggs determine the sex of a baby. Warmer egg temperatures produce females, which is why scientists fear that climate change bringing higher temperatures of just 2 degrees might lead to population collapse or even extinction