In 2009, the New York State Bar Association’s Task Force on Global Warming, appointed by then president Bernice Leber, reported:In recent decades, New York has begun to experience conditions related to climate change in the form of higher temperatures, increased precipitation, extreme weather events, and sea level rise. If GHG [greenhouse gas] emissions continue to increase, which appears inevitable at least in the near term, these conditions will worsen….
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