Survey: Californians believe climate is changing

More than eight in 10 Californians believe that climate change is happening, according to a recent survey prepared by Stanford University.

Clearly, Santa Monica, being next to the Pacific Ocean, will be heavily impacted so city officials are rushing to slow the change and address the negative impacts.

The survey results were released by the Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change on which Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Santa Monica, serves as a chair. The survey said that 80 percent of Californians support government-imposed limits on greenhouse gas emissions caused by U.S. businesses.

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