Wednesday, December 1

Posted by: whroadmin 12/1/2010 10:52 PM

Sea Level Rise: Blue Planet Forum -Exclusive Preview
If sea levels rise rapidly during the 21st century, as many scientists believe will happen, Old Dominion University would be among only a handful of large, research universities in the United States to face the threat of saltwater intrusions onto its lawns and into its campus structures. That's the topic being addressed at the Blue Planet Forum at ODU tomorrow night. Today on HearSay, we'll get an exclusive preview of the discussion. Tune in and hear why you will be wondering about rising sea levels and how you could be affected.


Guests:
ADM David Titley - Oceanographer and Navigator of the Navy and Commander of Task Force on Climate Change
Dr. Larry Atkinson - Oceanography Professor and Eminent Scholar
Del. Joe Bouchard (D-83rd District) - Virginia House of Delegates
Skip Stiles - Executive Director, Wetlands Watch


Links:
http://www.odu.edu/ao/news/index.php?todo=details&id=25006
http://www.cbf.org/Page.aspx?pid=195&cgid=1&ceid=426&cerid=0&cdt=12%2f2%2f2010
http://www.wetlandswatch.org/

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