Video: Hunters And Anglers See First-Hand The Impacts Of Manmade Climate Change

People who spend a lot of their time outdoors are more likely to see the obvious — the climate is changing and invasive species like the bark beetle are ravaging the West. That’s a key reason hunters and anglers rallied for the climate bill back in 2009.

Last year Todd Tanner, the founder of Conservation Hawks, an organization of sportsmen dedicated to fighting climate change, said he would give up his gun, a Beretta Silver Pigeon 12 gauge (see picture), if someone can convince him that climate change is not real.

Videographer Peter Sinclair has a new video on “Hunters, Anglers, and Climate Change” for his Yale Forum on Climate Change and the Media series, which is well worth a look: