Following the findings I posted yesterday showing that 65% of Americans say climate change is occurring, we asked that group to consider a series of factors from deforestation to fossil fuel use and rate how significantly they believe each contributes to global climate change. Here is a look at “Natural Forces (not manmade)” broken down by political affiliation:
Natural Forces (not manmade) and Global Climate Change
The posts this week are just snapshots of what we have been learning through the UT Energy Poll. The more we understand about public attitudes and opinions on energy issues, the better prepared we will be to address questions, educate, and move toward more informed policy decisions.
This contribution to “Your Dot” at NYTimes was originally posted as part of a slideshow on June 19, 2012.