Fighting Climate Change and Contamination

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Native Seneca woman Agnes Williams notices the consequences of climate change and contamination in her community. Changes in temperature have caused the plant-growing season to be shorter, and a nuclear waste plant has leaked into creeks near her reservation. Seneca people and indigenous communities near Williams have been protesting and working to clean up the area.  

Intro: "Burn Your Village to the Ground" by A Tribe Called Red. Used with permission.

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Climate Change & the Environment