#Manchester #climate nuggets August 13th 2012

Hi all,

if you want to help out with “Steady State Manchester“, please do get in touch – steadystatemanchester@gmail.com

All ideas, critiques, suggestions about Manchester Climate Monthly also very welcome!

Arwa Aburawa and Marc Hudson

Coming up this week

Tues 14th, 6.45pm
This month Manchester Friends of the Earth’s full group meeting will be held outdoors – and will see Dave Barlow(Manchester City Council’s Biodiversity officer) take us on an urban bee walk.
Meet at 6.45pm at the Green Fish Resource Centre on Oldham Street (next to Mint Lounge) to join them on this fascinating tour of the Northern Quarter and City Centre’s biodiversity hotspots.
Meet at Green Fish Resource Centre, 46-50 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE

Stories you may have missed on the MCFly website

Lessons we like to pretend we have learnt
Procrastination is “a habit you develop to cope with anxiety about starting or completing a task. It is your attempted solution to cope with tasks that are boring or overwhelming.” (quoting this guy)
Reading the Manchester web

From Sustainable Housing blog- “how to make green beer

The Greening of Manchester

Things worth reading
United States says goodbye to “two degrees” target

meanwhile, the Observer reports
Rate of arctic summer sea ice loss is 50% higher than predicted

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About manchesterclimatemonthly

Was print format from 2012 to 13. Now web only. All things climate and resilience in (Greater) Manchester.
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