This article illustrates how in the U.S. individual states do not have to wait for the federal government to instate sanctions to preserve the environment. Florida Governer Charlie Crist has signed an agreement with Britain and Germany to make a greater emphasis on pollution reduction in hopes of complying with the Kyoto Protocal. California has already made great strides in becoming environmentally friendly as well. Though we hope that the federal government will eventually “wake up” and create better controls, we as citizens to not have to wait. We can call upon our local government and household by household, city by city, state by state, we can make a difference.
‘Hasta La Vista, baby’ to greenhouse gases