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About Bruce

Work for sustainable development of small islands; ex-Peace Corps (Volunteer and staff) in LA & Caribbean; cruised Caribbean on S/Y Meander for three years; like small tropical islands, French canals, Umbria, Tasmania, and NZ. Married 52 years to the late Kincey Burdett Potter (see Kincey.org). Former president of Island Resources Foundation.

Allergy Ciities and Increasing Pollen Loads

New information to me, from this page in the Weather.com website: <https://weather.com/health/allergy/news/2018-11-08-fall-allergy-cities-2018 > Go to the URL above to see graphics and the actual list of 50 cities = = = = = = = = = = Which City … Continue reading

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Shared from BBC:Who will pay for the damage caused by climate change?

This long BBC article begins with the example of John Mussington, in Barbuda. https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20211213-who-will-pay-for-the-damage-caused-by-climate-change?ocid=ww.social.link.email

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Yves Renard on COP26 for the Caribbean

As interviewed and posted in Global Voices <https://globalvoices.org/2021/12/05/post-cop26-a-caribbean-view-on-climate-injustice-and-1-5-to-stay-alive/ > by Emma Lewis 20211206_CoP26_ClimateChange_YvesRenard.pdf

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The Washington Post Fewer boots, more slippers: How a shortage of shipping containers is changing what shows up on shelves

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Support (?) Your Local (?) Paper

I’m replaying below some of the fascinating responses to my original query (reprinted at the bottom, for what it’s worth). One of the threads showing the hidden networks we all live in is that some of the strongest endorsements of … Continue reading

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EAHS-Classof1960 A 20-Year Recollection

Bruce, thanks for sharing Kincey’s dramatic, first-person account. I remember that you sent it out 20 years ago with a comment like, “one tough lady”. Indeed she was. I’m glad she escaped and that so many others did too. My … Continue reading

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EAHS-Classof1960 A 20-Year Recollection

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A 20-Year Recollection

Dear Bruce, Thank you for sharing this poignant piece and reminding us of the grace and courage of our dear friend Kincey. Thinking of you all. Judy Sent from my iPad On Sep 10, 2021, at 2:17 PM, Bruce Potter … Continue reading

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EAHS-Classof1960 A 20-Year Recollection

Bruce, Thank you for sharing this with us! I will read it tonight when things are quite and I can take it all in! I confess, I didn’t know of Kincey’s struggle until just now! I can somewhat understand your … Continue reading

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