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The Climate Change Connection: UNEP Celebrates World Oceans Day with Two Minutes on Oceans with Jim Toomey!

by Portal Web Editor last modified Sep 30, 2013 03:14 PM
Contributors: Jim Toomey
Copyright United Nations Environment Programme
Jim Toomey, one of North America's premier syndicated cartoonists and leading ocean advocates, partnered with UNEP to develop "Two Minutes on Oceans with Jim Toomey," a series of six two-minute videos intended to raise awareness on the importance of oceans and the coastal environment. Watch here to see the third video produced on the topic of the climate change connection and learn how oceans are essential for regulating the earth's climate cycle. Substantial warming trends in the earth's atmosphere are causing dangerous changes including a rising sea level, increased extreme weather events and polar ice melts. This video connects human activities with the changing climate. Find out what’s happening and what you can do!
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