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March 2017

Wetlands in a Time of Change
March 22, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Christine Whitcraft

Christine Whitcraft will discuss how human activities, including development and climate change, impact salt marshes and how we can successfully protect and restore these valuable ecosystems in the future.

Teen Science Cafe
March 25, 2017 6:30 PM—8:30 PM

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Learn. Eat. Hang out.

The Aquarium of the Pacific’s Teen Science Café will be presenting an event for high school and middle school students where they can learn from a real scientist about the animals living off of our coast.

Aquatic Academy
March 28, 2017 7:00 PM—9:30 PM

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Can We Make our Coastal Cities Resilient to Climate Change or Are They Doomed?

What aspects of climate change will have the greatest impact on sustainability of Southern California’s coastal cities? Which cities are at the greatest risk with sea level rise and coastal flooding? Why do cities matter in pursuing sustainability?

April 2017

Tiny Porpoise, Big Mess: Perspectives on Vaquita Conservation
April 18, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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What happens when the conservation of a charismatic animal has negative impacts on human well-being? Researcher Tara Sayuri Whitty will discuss this dilemma through the lens of the vaquita.

Power Meets Water: The Nexus of Water and Energy in California
April 27, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Phil Herrington

Phil Herrington will discuss the critical relationship between the power supply and water in California and opportunities for sustainably solving the challenges of both.

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