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Climate Stewards: The Science of When Climate Science Doesn't Matter

Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm View more Events

Why does society make such painfully slow progress on issues that have such huge consequences, such as climate change? The science seems so overwhelming. But until most of society participates, a problem this big won’t be solved. Conservatives, liberals, North, South, urban, rural, religious, areligious, etc., etc., will all need to participate. Activating this diverse cross section is going to require a fundamentally new approach to problem solving. What might that be?

John Hagan

Suggested donation of $5 per person.Support for the Ted Exford Climate Stewards lecture series is provided by Dave & Loretta (Exford) Hoglund.

Dr. John M. Hagan is President of Manomet, a non-profit dedicated to advancing business sustainability, biodiversity conservation, and science education in the U.S. and internationally.  Through its programs, Manomet helps people and businesses create a measurably more sustainable world.  Dr. Hagan is a forest ecologist who has worked with many of Maine’s large forest landowners to integrate better environmental practices into forest management.  He received his B.S. in Environmental Science from Texas Christian University and Ph.D. in Wildlife Ecology from N.C. State.


Date & Time

Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


Regular Price: $5.00
Discounted Price: $5.00

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