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Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2000 17:43:42 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <200004262143.RAA05716@mountain.epa.gov>
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From: kelley.jeff@epa.gov

Subject: EPA TO COSPONSOR CLIMATE CHANGE SEMINAR IN DETROIT
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U.S. EPA REGION 5 NEWS RELEASE
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Media Contact: William Omohundro
(312) 353-8254
Technical Contact: Julie Magee
(312) 886-6063
For Immediate Release: April 26, 2000
No. 00-OPA080

EPA TO COSPONSOR CLIMATE CHANGE SEMINAR IN DETROIT

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 5 is
cosponsoring a public seminar on "Climate Change and
Michigan: What Impacts Will It Have and What Can We Do?"
Saturday, April 29, 2-4 p.m., at the Belle Isle Nature
Center Auditorium, Belle Isle Park, Detroit, MI.

The seminar is designed for business leaders, State and
local government officials, environmental professionals,
scientists, researchers, and private citizens.

Speakers and their topics are:

* Peter J. Sousounis, Ph.D., Professor of
Atmospheric Sciences, University of Michigan. "Climate
Change: What Does it Mean for the Midwest and Great Lakes?"

* George Albercook, Ph.D., Director, Global Change
Project, Center for Environmental Policy,
Economics, and Science. "Climate Change: How
Will it Affect the Way We Live?"

* David Konkle, Energy Coordinator, City of Ann
Arbor. "Climate Change: What is Ann Arbor Doing?"

* Julie K. Magee, Global Climate Change
Coordinator, EPA Region 5. "Climate Change: What Can
We Do?"

Other cosponsors are: Center for Environmental Policy,
Economics, and Science; Detroit Audubon Society; Detroit
Water and Sewerage Department; and Ducks Unlimited, Inc.,
Great Lakes and Atlantic Regional Office.

Also, East Michigan Environmental Action Council; Friends
of Belle Isle; Greening of Detroit; International Council
for Local Environmental Initiatives, Cities for Climate
Protection Campaign; and Southwest Detroit Environmental
Vision.
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