Climate Science on Tap presents: Going to Extremes: Is It Climate Change or Just Bad Weather?
Tue, Apr 23, 2019 at 7pm
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Going to Extremes: Is it Climate Change or Just Bad Weather?
How is climate change impacting weather in our region? Will floods and droughts be the new normal? And how will we cope? This Climate Science on Tap will examine the relationship between extreme weather events and our changing climate. Our experts share the data and their perspectives in riveting presentations and a lively panel discussion of the issue and the impacts to the people and creatures that call the PNW home.
Speakers: James Rufo-Hill, Seattle Public Utilities, Sarah Ragen, UW Dept of Oceanography; Joe Zagrodnik, UW Department of Atmospheric Sciences, and Brittany Hoedemaker, US School of Marine and Environmental Affairs. [Affiliations for identification purposes only.]
Moderator: P. Sean McDonald, UW Program on the Environment.