Waning Warmism: New Zealand gov’t proposes slashing climate research by 55%

The New Zealand Herald reports:

The Government has proposed cutting $10 million in funding for climate change research in a move described as disheartening for New Zealand’s highly capable climate scientists.

Treasury documents showed that Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has recommended scaling back funding for Climate Change Research Grants by $2 million in the next financial year, $3.75 million in 2014/15 and $4.25 million in 2015/16.

This would reduce the pool of funding from nearly $10 million a year to $4.5 million a year by 2016.

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3 thoughts on “Waning Warmism: New Zealand gov’t proposes slashing climate research by 55%”

  1. Science is never settled either way. However clearly the NZ government are starting to see the folly in picking winners and losers

  2. The fact is the science is settled no more research is required. See if those climate carpet baggers can find a proper job.

    Sarc Off….

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