03/29/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

'How The West Was Warmed:' Authors Share Stories Of How Climate Change Affects The West Specifically

Driven by the desire to localize the issue of climate change, a former editor of High Country News compiled a book of essays by locals illustrating what a warmer climate means for Colorado.

On Monday evening at the Boulder Bookstore on Pearl Street, nine of the contributors of the book read parts of their essays from, "How the West Was Warmed: Responding to Climate Change in the Rockies," published in November and edited by Beth Conover.

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