1 hr 7 min

Assessing the Biden Climate Adaptation agenda with Dr. Jesse Keenan America Adapts the Climate Change Podcast

    • Natural Sciences

In episode 130 of America Adapts, Doug Parsons hosts Dr. Jesse Keenan of Tulane University. Jesse dissects some of the early moves on climate change policy in the Biden administration. He shares his thoughts on staffing decisions and how adaptation is and isn’t being prioritized through the Executive Orders. Also, in a new recurring segment, Judge Alice Hill shares insights on what FEMA can do to prioritize climate change.
Topics covered:
What happened at the recent Climate Adaptation Summit 2021 and what were the themes covered. Climate gossip among early policy decisions. Who/what makes up the climate power landscape in Washington, D.C. Dissecting the Climate Executive Order Understanding the National Climate Task Force Climate Action Plans (looking internally, not externally) The state of climate data and challenges ahead. Jesse’s gut check on what’s going on with adaptation in these early Executive decisions. Bonus conversation: Judge Alice Hill “What will it take for FEMA to take climate change seriously?” Donate to America Adapts
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Doug Parsons and Speaking Opportunities:
If you are interested in having Doug speak at corporate and conference events, sharing his unique, expert perspective on adaptation in an entertaining and informative way, more information can be found here!
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List of Previous Guests on America Adapts
Subscribe/listen to podcast on Apple Podcasts.
Donate to America Adapts, we are now a tax deductible charitable organization!
Facebook and Twitter:
@usaadapts
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@Jesse_M_Keenan
@Alice_C_Hill
Twitter Recommendation: Eric Roston @eroston
Links in this episode:
https://architecture.tulane.edu/content/jesse-m-keenan
https://www.cas2021.com/
https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/01/27/executive-order-on-tackling-the-climate-crisis-at-home-and-abroad/
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books/reviews/article-in-his-book-the-new-climate-war-michael-mann-is-a-climate-jedi/
https://thehill.com/opinion/energy-environment/513012-what-will-it-take-for-fema-to-take-climate-change-seriously
https://www.cfr.org/expert/alice-c-hill

America Adapts was published in the Federal Reserve!
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Strategies to Address Climate Change Risk in Low- and Moderate-income Communities - Volume 14, Issue 1
https://www.frbsf.org/community-development/publications/community-development-investment-review/2019/october/strategies-to-address-climate-change-low-moderate-income-communities/
Article on using podcasts in the Classroom:
https://naaee.org/eepro/blog/are-you-using-podcast-your-classroom-you
Subscribe to America Adapts on Apple Podcasts
https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/america-adapts-the-climate-change-podcast/id1133023095?mt=2

On Google Podcast here.
Please share on Facebook!

Podcasts in the Classroom – Discussion guides now available for the latest episode of America Adapts. These guides can be used by educators at all levels. Check them out here!
Here Are 10 of the Best Climate Change Podcasts Out Right Now
https://earther.gizmodo.com/here-are-10-of-the-best-climate-change-podcasts-out-rig-1845397380


The best climate change podcasts on The Climate Advisor
http://theclimateadvisor.com/the-best-climate-change-podcasts/
7 podcasts to learn more about climate change and how to fight it
https://kinder.world/articles/you/7-podcasts-to-learn-more-about-climate-change-and-how-to-fight-it-19813

Directions on how to listen to America Adapts on Amazon Alexa
https://youtu.be/949R8CRpUYU
America Adapts also has its own app for you

In episode 130 of America Adapts, Doug Parsons hosts Dr. Jesse Keenan of Tulane University. Jesse dissects some of the early moves on climate change policy in the Biden administration. He shares his thoughts on staffing decisions and how adaptation is and isn’t being prioritized through the Executive Orders. Also, in a new recurring segment, Judge Alice Hill shares insights on what FEMA can do to prioritize climate change.
Topics covered:
What happened at the recent Climate Adaptation Summit 2021 and what were the themes covered. Climate gossip among early policy decisions. Who/what makes up the climate power landscape in Washington, D.C. Dissecting the Climate Executive Order Understanding the National Climate Task Force Climate Action Plans (looking internally, not externally) The state of climate data and challenges ahead. Jesse’s gut check on what’s going on with adaptation in these early Executive decisions. Bonus conversation: Judge Alice Hill “What will it take for FEMA to take climate change seriously?” Donate to America Adapts
Listen to America Adapts on your favorite app here!
America Adapts now has a newsletter! See first issue here.
Subscribe here!

Sign up to be a guest on Cimpatico Studios!
Check out what Cimpatico is all about!
https://www.cimpatico.com/about
https://cimpatico.com/dougparsons

Doug Parsons and Speaking Opportunities:
If you are interested in having Doug speak at corporate and conference events, sharing his unique, expert perspective on adaptation in an entertaining and informative way, more information can be found here!
Now on Spotify!

List of Previous Guests on America Adapts
Subscribe/listen to podcast on Apple Podcasts.
Donate to America Adapts, we are now a tax deductible charitable organization!
Facebook and Twitter:
@usaadapts
https://www.facebook.com/americaadapts/timeline
www.americaadapts.org
@Jesse_M_Keenan
@Alice_C_Hill
Twitter Recommendation: Eric Roston @eroston
Links in this episode:
https://architecture.tulane.edu/content/jesse-m-keenan
https://www.cas2021.com/
https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/01/27/executive-order-on-tackling-the-climate-crisis-at-home-and-abroad/
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books/reviews/article-in-his-book-the-new-climate-war-michael-mann-is-a-climate-jedi/
https://thehill.com/opinion/energy-environment/513012-what-will-it-take-for-fema-to-take-climate-change-seriously
https://www.cfr.org/expert/alice-c-hill

America Adapts was published in the Federal Reserve!
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Strategies to Address Climate Change Risk in Low- and Moderate-income Communities - Volume 14, Issue 1
https://www.frbsf.org/community-development/publications/community-development-investment-review/2019/october/strategies-to-address-climate-change-low-moderate-income-communities/
Article on using podcasts in the Classroom:
https://naaee.org/eepro/blog/are-you-using-podcast-your-classroom-you
Subscribe to America Adapts on Apple Podcasts
https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/america-adapts-the-climate-change-podcast/id1133023095?mt=2

On Google Podcast here.
Please share on Facebook!

Podcasts in the Classroom – Discussion guides now available for the latest episode of America Adapts. These guides can be used by educators at all levels. Check them out here!
Here Are 10 of the Best Climate Change Podcasts Out Right Now
https://earther.gizmodo.com/here-are-10-of-the-best-climate-change-podcasts-out-rig-1845397380


The best climate change podcasts on The Climate Advisor
http://theclimateadvisor.com/the-best-climate-change-podcasts/
7 podcasts to learn more about climate change and how to fight it
https://kinder.world/articles/you/7-podcasts-to-learn-more-about-climate-change-and-how-to-fight-it-19813

Directions on how to listen to America Adapts on Amazon Alexa
https://youtu.be/949R8CRpUYU
America Adapts also has its own app for you

1 hr 7 min