On Monday, November 12, the Québec Government Office in New York, the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and Earth Institute at Columbia University, present "Warming Arctic, Changing Planet," an exciting discussion about the effects of climate change on the Arctic.
Experts will highlight how Arctic sea ice, climate, marine mammals, tundra, and indigenous communities have been affected by and are adapting to climate change.
In addition, each expert will address how these effects of climate change go far beyond the polar bears and may even impact you.
Speakers and Panelists:
Julie Payette, Astronaut, Canadian Space Agency; Scientific Delegate, Québec Government Office
Bruno Tremblay, Assistant Professor, High latitude climate and climate variability, McGill University
Stephanie Pfirman, Barnard College & Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Pierre Richard, Research Scientist, Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Kevin Griffin, Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
Natalie Boelman, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
Monday, November 12, 2012, 5:00-7:00 pm
Columbia University, Low Library, Rotunda
535 W. 116th Street, New York, NY
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