Climate

The New Normal Weather

The New Normal Weather

ETC Staff monitor and collect data from several hundred weather stations – many on our own project sites.  Most every month we are recording data that we ultimately label, “[X] in recorded history” – [highest wind speed], [coldest temp],...
Alaska is no longer Arctic

Alaska is no longer Arctic

If you’ve ever met an Alaskan, you know talking about disappeared sea ice and dead polar bears might get yawns or a semi-concerned shrugs.  A few degrees one way or the other has never been a significant impact to their lives. However, 2014 was one of the warmest...
Climate Change

Climate Change

As we talk with our clients we frequently find ourselves in discussions revolving around the cause and effect of Climate Change. A random blogger entry states, “Science is not a popular poll”.  Science or more specifically for this discussion, the cause...