Our Changing Climate: An Evening Educational Series

Date & Time: 
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: 
Oakland County Executive Office Building Conference Room, Waterford

Climate Literacy and Climate Trends

The complex system that makes our planet capable of supporting life, clearly described; the important distinction between climate and weather; and past and future climate trends in the Great Lakes Region, all taught in a way that makes climate change relevant and interesting to Michiganders.

Speakers for this event:

Daniel Brown, Climate Research Associate, Great Lakes Integrated Sciences and Assessments (GLISA):  Climate System Basics

Dr. Jeff Andresen, Associate Professor, Michigan State University Department of Geography & State Climatologist: Past and Future Climate Trends

Dr. Brian Klatt, Director, Michigan Natural Features Inventory, MSUE: Climate Change Impact on Michigan’s Wildlife Species

Claire Layman, Public Policy Specialist, MSUE: Options for Personal, Community, and Policy Change