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USDA Told Staff To Avoid Using ‘Climate Change’ In Official Documents

Staff in a branch of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) were advised to avoid using the term climate change in their work and instead use the phrase “weather extremes” instead. The story emerged on Monday after a series of emails obtained by The Guardian showed that staff at the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), a USDA unit that oversees farming land conservation, were told that the incoming Trump administration would have a drastic departure from the usual language used by some federal employees about climate change. The director of soil health, Bianca Moebius-Clune listed terms that should be …read more

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