With last summer’s increase in wildfires and other climate-related shifts, global warming effects in the Northwest are becoming increasingly more apparent. This panel discussion will analyze local climate change trends in our region, and give insight into how these will shape the Pacific Northwestern lifestyle.
Tag Archives: Sustainable Path
Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 7:00 – 9:00pm
Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 5:30 – 8:30pm
Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue.$5-$15.
Focusing on the use of biocarbon to reduce climate disruption caused by human greenhouse-gas emissions, Dr. Chad Kruger of WSU and Professor Nancy Rottle of the UW illustrate how building carbon in natural systems can drive climate-friendly practices in agriculture, forestry, and urban development.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 6:30 – 8:00pm
Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5-$15.
From exposure to chemicals in our environment to what we eat and our lifestyles, new research in epigenetics reveals that our children (and grandchildren) can inherit the risks or rewards of our life history.