Our mission Statement: to raise awareness of climate change and advocate solutions that reduce greenhouse gas emissions, in order to avoid the worst impacts of climate change.
We are active at the state, local, and national level. Most of our members are from Warrenton, but many come from surrounding counties and cities as well. Join us!
Having an Impact
We lobby for climate-friendly laws, policies and regulations. Optional meetings with senators, community leaders, religious groups, and business &; energy officials is part of how we advocate for change.
IPCC Chair Says Behavioral Changes also Needed
To stem climate change, “we will need to deploy a wide range of technological measures and behavioral changes, and only major institutional and technological change will give us a better than even change that global warming will not exceed a dangerous threshold.” Hoesung Lee, Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Geneva, Switzerland.
Brittany L. has been in the WCCG for 2 years and originally joined because she feels the research strongly suggests we need to act on this issue. She lives in a Victorian farm house and has heirloom chickens. Brittany L. enjoys going on hikes at Sky Meadows with her four children. Her favorite movie is the BBC version of Pride & Prejudice. Brittany L. works as a psychologist, and even though she cannot attend many meetings, she enjoys contributing in creative ways, including having her children work on WCCG projects.