GROWING! Not melting.
Glacier National Park quietly removing “Gone by 2020” signs
“Rush Limbaugh closed his show today with an article from Glacier National Park (Montana) who says they are taking down their signs warning that the glaciers are melting because they are GROWING!!!!” says reader Vance von Raab. “A watershed day!”
Here’s what Limbaugh says on his website:
“Officials at Glacier National Park (GNP) have begun quietly removing and altering signs and government literature which told visitors that the Park’s glaciers were all expected to disappear by either 2020 or 2030” because of climate change.
But the glaciers are growing.
They’re not disappearing.
They’re not melting.
They’re not shrinking.
Replacing signs with more “nuanced” messages
According to the Daily Caller, “blogger Roger Roots first noted the signage change in a blog post published Thursday on the website Watts Up With That. Roots was able to compare the signs to film and photographs he had taken on previous visits.
Roots also noted another sign had been changed from 2030 had also been changed to be more “nuanced.”
“Almost everywhere, the Park’s specific claims of impending glacier disappearance have been replaced with more nuanced messaging indicating that everyone agrees that the glaciers are melting,” Roots wrote.
“Now the Park Service is scrambling to remove the signs without their visitors noticing,” Roots posted on his Facebook wall, along with video footage showing the sign changes.
Just last year, officials at Glacier National Park were displaying signs and brochures predicting that all glaciers in…
Thanks to Vance von Raab for these links