The historic photo record is clear that the river iced up a whole lot more, and more often, than it does today. We used to experience more intense and more extended periods of real cold.
|Ice skating and play on the Willamette River in Salem|
late 19th century, via Oregon State Library
|Even ski operators also say|
"climate change is real"
In Salem please join 350 Salem OR on Sunday November 29 at 1:00 pm at High and Court Streets downtown to walk to Riverfront Park for a short rally at 1:30 pm with speakers, music and art.It's time for a tax on carbon, really.