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See Change: Climate in National Parks


A special conversation with 

Maros Sefcovic, EU Energy Union Vice President
&
Sally Jewell, U.S. Secretary of the Interior (2013-2017)

and photo gallery opening
showcasing the impact of climate change through glaciers, coral reefs and forests

Iceberg black and whiteIceberg Color

 
                                                                                    
Iceberg Glacier, Glacier National Park, Montana
(black and white) Circa 1940, T.J. Hileman, Glacier National Park Archives
(color) 2008, Lisa McKeon, USGS
Program includes:
4:30 p.m. Registration/networking
4:55-5:00 Introductory remarks by Ambassador David O'Sullivan, Delegation of the European Union to the USA
5:00-5:45 In conversation: Climate Change: Urgency and Solutions 
  • Vice President Maros Sefcovic, Energy Union, European Commission
  • Sally Jewell, U.S. Secretary of Interior (2013-2017), Distinguished Fellow, University of Washington College of the Environment
  • Moderated by Sherri Goodman, Senior Fellow, Wilson Center Environmental Change and Security Program
5:45-6:30 Science, Nature and Life: Understanding and confronting Global Climate Change in our National Parks
  • Gary Machlis, Professor of Environmental Stability, Clemson University, former science advisor to the National Park Service director
  • Gilles Kleitz, Director, Parc Amazonien de Guyane, France
  • Moderated by Mark Wenzler, Senior Vice President of Conservation Programs, National Parks Conservation Association
6:30-7:30 Reception and viewing of See Change exhibition, including a special selection of images showcasing the impact of climate change through glaciers, coral reefs and forests from:

 

Livestream of Event begins at 4:55pm EST:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=696uMNqAc_I

2018-06-26 16:30:00 2018-06-26 19:30:00 America/New_York See Change: Climate in National Parks European Union Delegation in the US: See Change: Climate in National Parks Long View Gallery, 1234 9th Street NW, Washington European Union Delegation in the US delegation-usa-info@eeas.europa.eu
June 26, 2018

4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Long View Gallery,
1234 9th Street NW,
Washington20001
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