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Despite being packed with record-breaking weather events, 2016 saw a significant drop in broadcast news coverage of climate change, according to a study released Thursday.
ABC, NBC CBS and Fox News Sunday collectively devoted two-thirds less time to coverage of climate change than they did in 2015, according to the nonprofit watchdog Media Matters. The year’s coverage of climate change was the least since 2011, the study found.
Media Matters broke down the coverage on Sunday shows and nightly news shows, which Fox News does not have.
Overall, climate change coverage on the networks dropped from a combined 96 minutes in 2015 to just 50 in 2015, with none of the networks showing an increase. ABC, with just six minutes of coverage, took the title for least air time Continue reading "Broadcast News Abandons Climate Change Coverage, Study Finds"