Chance conversation about climate change

By Carol Ride
March 2 2017 - 7:00am

Recently, I had a conversation with a fellow camper in a town in north-east Victoria who said he “didn’t know about climate change” and went on to tell me that climate change had always happened and that we are just caught in a natural cycle. I told him of my respect for the knowledge of the 97 per cent of climate scientists who accept we humans are causing climate change, and that historical records show that the current warming is unprecedented in human history.

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