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E-M:/ FIRST FRIDAY Speaker on the Environment



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Enviro-Mich message from Jenny Allen <wmeac@bigplanet.com>
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For Immediate Release

CONTACT:      Tom Leonard
              Executive Director - WMEAC
             (616) 451-3051

EVENT:    FIRST FRIDAY Speaker on the Environment

SPEAKER:    Katie Mogelgaard
Population and Environment Specialist
National Wildlife Federation

SPONSOR:    West Michigan Environmental Action Council

DATE:        Friday December 1, 2000

PLACE:    St. Marks Church
        134 N. Division
        Grand Rapids, MI

TIME:         Noon to 1:30 p.m.

COST:        Lunch $7.00 for members and $8.00 for non-members
        Free to those wishing to bring their own lunch

TOPIC:      "Population and Environment"

In October 1999, world population surpassed six billion human beings. This
represents a doubling of our population since 1960. What kinds of impacts
has this rapid growth had on our natural systems, and what is the outlook
for the future? Katie will address current and future demographic trends and
the ways in which population growth factors into issues such as water
availability, climate change, and biodiversity.

RSVP: By Wednesday, November 29 to reserve your spot!
West Michigan Environmental Action Council
(616) 451-3051

WMEAC's "FIRST FRIDAY" is a monthly luncheon with speakers and presentations
on environmental, outdoor and related topics.  It is open to the general
public.
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Jenny Allen 
West Michigan Environmental Action Council
1514 Wealthy SE, Suite 280
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-2755
(616) 451-3051
Fax: (616) 451-3054
Email: wmeac@bigplanet.com

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