Photos: Austin Demonstrators Gather in Support of National Climate March
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Lola Villamizar, 4, rests before marching for climate change action.
Ilana Panich-Linsman for KUT
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Activists marched from the Capitol, down Congress Avenue and back in support of climate change awareness.
Jenna VonHoffe for KUT
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Demonstrators gathered on the lawn outside the Capitol.
Mengwen Cao for KUT
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Hundreds of activists marched down Congress Avenue yesterday for the Shield the People Climate Change March.
The event was one of hundreds of rallies held across the country in support of climate change ahead of a United Nations summit this week that will discuss the impact of rising global temperatures.
You can view a photo gallery of the march above.