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Climate Change Will Hit Your Wallet, Too

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Climate change has been mentioned many times over this summer's fire season.  It is among the reasons the season was so long, intense, and smoky. 

But outside forest boundaries, climate change will begin costing people more and more money; up to $15,000 a year, says a report from Natural Resource Economics in Eugene.  We get into the details of the report with a company rep.  
 

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Geoffrey Riley is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and has hosted the Jefferson Exchange on JPR since 2009. He's been a broadcaster in the Rogue Valley for over 35 years, working in both television and radio.
John Baxter's history at JPR reaches back three decades.  John was the JPR program director who was the architect of "the split" when JPR grew from a single program stream to three separate streams. We coaxed him out of retirement and he's now a co-producer of the Jefferson Exchange.