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Colorado Ski Industry Calls For Action On Climate Change

Skiers and snowboarders line up to take on the slopes at Arapahoe Basin. (Grace Hood/CPR News)
Skiers and snowboarders line up to take on the slopes at Arapahoe Basin. (Grace Hood/CPR News)

Colorado depends heavily on the ski industry, and the state’s mountain resorts depend heavily on the weather, and both will feel the pinch as Earth’s climate warms. Some Colorado ski resorts have long lobbied for climate change action.

With the Paris Climate Talks kicking off at the end of the month, Grace Hood from Here & Now contributor Colorado Public radio reports on how mountain resorts are approaching the problem.

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