Changing Tides: Perspectives on Sea Level Rise

  • 11/14/2013 | 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Location: Searles Science Building, Room 315
  • Event Type: Lecture

Changing Tides: Perspectives on Sea Level RiseAn interdisciplinary panel to consider both the local and global impacts of sea level rise. Government Professor Allen Springer, marine geologist Peter Slovinsky of the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry in the Maine Geological Survey, and EOS major Cam Adams, '14, will present, highlighting the ways that different governments deal with the issues presented by sea level rise, and what steps are being taken in the Northeast and in Midcoast Maine to combat this problem.