International Association for Great Lakes Research - 2006 Annual Conference will also include a Public Forum on Climate Change.
Please join us!
Public Forum: Climate Change - Facts and Fiction
Thursday, May 25, 2006
3:00 p.m.– 5:20 p.m.
Anthony P. Toldo Health Education Centre, Room 204
University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario
The entire forum and associated events will be provided at no cost to participants, however, registration is required.
For more information go to http://www.iaglr.org/conference/2006/forum.php
To register, please go to http://www.iaglr.org/conference/2006/forum_reg.pdf .
Jeremy Kerr, an ecologist from the University of Ottawa, will open the forum with an informative discussion of climate impacts on biodiversity (see http://www.iaglr.org/conference/2006/kerr.php). Together with Paul Gray, the coordinator of the Ontario MNR Climate Change Program, these two renowned scientists will facilitate an open discussion with forum guests.
Forum participants also will have the opportunity to take advantage of other events throughout the day. Listen to Dr. Gray's plenary address (http://www.iaglr.org/conference/2006/climatechange.php ), sit in on a scientific session on climate change as part of the conference program (http://www.iaglr.org/conference/2006/abstracts/pub_sesspres_view.php?session_id=49), mingle with scientists and policy makers at the conference barbecue, and attend a private showing of The Day After Tomorrow, a Hollywood interpretation of climate change impacts on global society.