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Climate Connections Lecture Series at the Science Museum of Virginia

03/06/2017 9:00 AM | Anonymous

Climate Connections

FIVE-PART LECTURE SERIES AT THE SCIENCE MUSEUM OF VIRGINIA

Each Wednesday in March • 7 – 9 pm

Join us for this Climate Connections lecture series designed to connect you with resiliency-themed content while exploring our societal understanding of climate science.

March 1

Communicating Climate Science and Resiliency

Carrie McDougall, Ph.D., Scientist, NOAA

Climate Change Primer - What It Is, How It’s Happening, Its Impacts, and How to Adapt

Jeremy Hoffman, Ph.D., Climate and Earth Science Specialist, Science Museum of Virginia

March 8

Sea-Level Rise in Virginia and Chesapeake Bay: Then, Now, and Next

Carl Hershner, Ph.D., Director, Center for Coastal Resources Management, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary

March 15

Geologic Studies of Barrier Islands: Helping Society Better Understand and Respond to Changes Affecting the Outer Banks and Virginia’s Eastern Shore

Chris Hein, Ph.D., Asst. Professor, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary

March 22

Shoreline Erosion in Chesapeake Bay and Virginia Coastlines - Research and Future Management Plans

Scott Hardaway, M.S., Marine Scientist, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary

Houses That Float – Flood Gates 5-Stories High? Innovative Ways Other Countries are Dealing with Sea-Level Rise, and What May Be in Our Future in Hampton Roads

Molly Mitchell, M.S., Marine Scientist, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary

March 29

Rap Guide to Climate Chaos

Baba Brinkman, Canadian climate rap artist, award winning playwright, and former tree planter


Climate Connection lecture series is free; reservations are required.

To reserve your space, go to www.smv.org/upcoming-events.

Questions? Call us at 804.864.1400.

www.smv.org


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