The great "Global Warming" hoax (?) should not be confused with the necessity for good stewardship.
One does not have to become a card carrying member of tree huggers’ anonymous to realize the validity of recycling, controlling air and water pollution and the development of alternative and cleaner energy sources.
Being "conservative" does not by definition make me a squanderer of natural resources, though it does make me skeptical of the multi billion dollar industry that has grown around first the freeze that was to doom us all in the 70's followed by the more recent threats of the potential flooding of Manhattan by a melting polar ice cap that I was far more in favor of!
Those who wield power only when a crisis or struggle continues are those least likely to admit that the crisis should be downgraded to merely a cyclical weather pattern?
It's rarely rocket science, it's usually just math: then again if you can't do the math.......