Sunday, September 21, 2014, 3pm
"Climate change and the Pacific Islands"
by Jeff Burgett, Science Coordinator
Pacific Islands Climate Change Cooperative (PICCC)
On September 21 tens of thousands of people will be participating in the People's Climate March in New York City as the leaders from around the world are beginning to meet at the UN Climate Change Conference.
On September 21st Jeff Burgett will speak about the causes and effects of climate change globally, then cover current and future impacts, and what changes will be needed to affect the outcome.
Jeff Burgett received his M.S. at Auckland University and then his Ph.D. in Zoology at the University of Hawai`i. He's wildlife biologist and his work involves developing ways to ensure the continuation of natural and cultural resources in the Pacific in the face of climate change.
Don't miss this opportunity to hear Dr. Burgett's talk.
For more background info check out recent climate change coverage in Revolution Newspaper, including a New Report from Climate Scientists and the Fight to Save the Planet.