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Alternate Posting Location: Get a bolus of nature

Every day is a good day to understand the impact of climate change, reduce our emissions and self-treat our stress with a dose of nature. Read my Earth Day 2021 article on

Climate change is making the scene unsafe

As part of the 2020 EMS Trend Report, respondents were asked “How much of an impact do you feel climate change is having on the profession?” Only 3% of nearly 3,000 respondents described climate change as a “Major Issue” while 58% said climate change is of “No Significance” to EMS.  

By Greg Friese

Greg Friese, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, is an author, educator, paramedic, and marathon runner.

Greg was the co-host of the award winning EMSEduCast podcast, the only podcast by and for EMS educators. Greg has written for,, Wilderness Medical Associates, JEMS Magazine, and EMS World Magazine, and the NAEMSE Educator Newsletter.