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Know Sweat: Fierce Climate, Sacred Ground

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adult, Ages 12 to 17
Date: 11/19/2013
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Description:
 Scientists, politicians, oil barons and even Leonardo DiCaprio have all chimed in to give their take on the existence or non-existence of climate change; but what does a changing climate actually mean, who thinks it’s really going to happen, and if the ‘climate’ warms, what does that mean for people on the ground? This talk by Elizabeth Marino, research associate at OSU – Cascades, will give you the run down on what natural scientists mean when they talk about climate change and what social scientists are determining about who will be most affected. If you’ve ever wanted to hear an overview of the climate data, and see what turning up the heat will mean for social-life as we know it, this is the talk for you.


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Library: Downtown Bend Public Library    Find the Bend Public Library
Location: Brooks Room
Contact: Tina Walker Davis
Contact Number: 541-312-1034
Presenter: Elizabeth Marino, PhD