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Gov. Abercrombie Appointed to Task Force on Climate Change

Gov. Abercrombie Appointed to Task Force on Climate Change

Governor Neil Abercrombie has been appointed by President Barack Obama to a task force on climate change.  Abercrombie says the appointment will give Hawaii a strong voice in the national discusson of the issue. A top priority for him will be analyzing how the Pacific Ocean affects the rest of the world. He says the state of Hawaii is vulnerable to climate changes, including rising temperatures, droughts, flooding and coastal erosion.

 

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