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Migration patterns are changing, river systems are changing, the skiing and snowmobiling season is shorter, and just about everything that people in Wyoming and the rest of the American West are most passionate about when it comes to the outdoors is under the threat of climate change. Tanner is among those who believe that all outdoorsmen — no matter their political stripe — are going to demand policy action from their elected officials. … What a failure in leadership to fatalistically excuse themselves from taking action on climate change by alleging that there’s no stopping China and India from pumping more carbon in the air. From Beijing to Berlin, the world is looking to the United States for leadership on this issue. What hypocrisy that we send them our coal instead.