This two-part civic forum features nationally-known environmental scientists and researchers who will discuss our air, water, land, and health. While Houston is now experiencing growth and a high quality of life for many, we face major challenges ahead that call for a well-informed public.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 , 6:30 p.m.
Challenges of Climate Change
Dr. John Nielsen-Gammon, Texas State Climatologist, Regents Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, Texas A & M University
Dr. John Anderson, Ewing Professor of Oceanography at Rice University and Director of the Shell Center for Sustainability, Rice University
Eric Berger, Science Correspondent, Houston Chronicle
Brent W. Dorsey, Director, Corporate Environmental Programs, Entergy Corporation
Moderated by Thomas Colbert, Associate Professor, Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture, University of Houston
Brown Auditorium The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 1001 Bissonnet.
Admission is free and open to the public.
This program is supported in part by AGC Houston; Avadek; D. E. Harvey Builders; Haynes Whaley Associates, Inc.; PageSoutherlandPage; Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc.; Walter P Moore; the Corporate Members of the Rice Design Alliance; the City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance; and the Texas Commission on the Arts.