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Climate Change -- 5/8/20 Daypass - Local Leadership and Personal Action
The two speakers will discuss what local governments and individuals can do to address climate change mitigation and adaptation. Dr. Shriberg will describe what Ann Arbor, Michigan has done and can do, as well as ways that he and others have addressed the issue at the scale of the family and individual. Professor Salim will evaluate the opportunities and obstacles to addressing climate change that the law creates for local governments here and around the world. Mike Shriberg, Ph.D., has served as Education Director at the University of Michigan’s Graham Sustainability Institute as well as Policy Director at Ecology Center, Director of Environment Michigan and Environmental Studies Director and Assistant Professor at Chatham University. Oday Salim is an attorney at the National Wildlife Federation as well as director of the University of Michigan Law School’s Environmental Law & Sustainability Clinic. Issues on which he has worked include: stormwater management, water quality permitting, water rights, environmental justice, land use and zoning, utility regulation, mineral rights, and renewable energy. Join us for a Climate Action Expo and a light lunch after this lecture. All are welcome! Talk with representatives from several environmental conservation groups. Gather literature that will move you to get involved in the climate change movement. Bring your questions and get answers.
Event Type : Special Events      
Category : Climate Change
Date(s) : 05/08/2020
Day of Week : Friday
Time : 10:00-11:30am
Location : Washtenaw Community College, Towsley Auditorium
Address : 4800 E. Huron River Dr.,
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Fee : $10.00
Event Status : OPEN