Environment

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Lessons from the Rim Fire: What It Means

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Wed, Feb 25 2015 - 6:00pm

Jeanne M. Higgins, Forest Supervisor, Stanislaus National Forest
Joe Amodio, Member, Tuolumne River Trust Advisory Committee
Michael Carlin, Deputy General Manager, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Larry Cope, Director of Economic Development, Tuolumne Economic Development Authority
Joe Litehiser, Ph.D.; Senior Scientist, Bechtel Corp; President, Friends of Camp Mather Read more »

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Cli-Fi 2015

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Wed, Feb 11 2015 - 6:30pm

Jason Mark, Editor, Earth Island Journal
Kim Stanley Robinson, Author, 2312  

The notion that humans can fundamentally alter the biochemistry of something as big as the Earth’s atmosphere is science fiction to some people. While politicians debate whether climate change is real, authors and filmmakers are tackling the far out notions in a new genre called Climate Fiction or Cli-Fi. How wild could a hot and crowded world get? Read more »

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Transforming California's State Parks: A Blueprint for a Sustainable Future

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Tue, Feb 10 2015 - 12:00pm

Caryl Hart, Member, Parks Forward Commission; Director, Sonoma County Regional Parks; Former Chair, California State Parks and Recreation Commission
Lisa Mangat, Acting Director, California Department of Parks and Recreation
Steve Szalay, Special Advisor to California Natural Resources Agency for Parks and Recreation
Kerry Curtis, Professor Emeritus, Ageno School of Business, Golden Gate University - Moderator Read more »

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“Agri-Culture” Revolution: Nurturing Relationships with our Food Sources and Each Other

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Fri, Jan 23 2015 - 12:00pm

Elizabeth Carney, CEO, Zen Heart
Sara Day Evans, 
Founding Director, Accelerating Appalachia Read more »

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Dr. Sylvia Earle and David de Rothschild: Two Generations, One Big Ocean

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Wed, Jan 21 2015 - 6:00pm

Sylvia Earle, Ph.D., Ocean Explorer; National Geographic Explorer in Residence; Founder, Mission Blue and SEAlliance

David de Rothschild, National Geographic Explorer; Environmentalist Read more »

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Dr. Sylvia Earle and David de Rothschild: Two Generations, One Big Ocean

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Thu, Jan 15 2015 - 6:00pm

Sylvia Earle, Ph.D., Ocean Explorer; National Geographic Explorer in Residence; Founder, Mission Blue and SEAlliance
David de Rothschild, National Geographic Explorer; Environmentalist
Greg Dalton, Founder, Climate One – Moderator Read more »

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Lisa Jackson and Rajendra Pachauri

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Wed, Jan 14 2015 - 6:00pm

Rajendra Pachauri, Ph.D., Chair, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Lisa Jackson, Vice President, Environmental Initiatives, Apple; Former Administrator, EPA

Can Apple help make clean energy cool? As a beloved brand and the most valuable company on the planet, it is uniquely positioned to influence global culture and individual behavior. What are Apple and its Silicon Valley brethren doing to drive toward a clean and sustainable economy? Read more »

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