Climate Change I: U.S. Dawdles

Living on Earth
Host Steve Curwood talks with Alden Meyer, director of government affairs for the Union of Concerned Scientists, about next week's climate change talks in Bonn, Germany. The current plan is to finalize the Kyoto Protocol by the end of 2000; but many countries are concerned that, by taking its time ratifying the protocol, the United States is putting the treaty in jeopardy.