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The Edge: The Pressured Past and Precarious Future of California’s Coast

Kim Steinhardt & Gary Griggs

Kim Steinhardt and Gary Griggs will discuss and sign copies of their book, The Edge: The Pressured Past and Precarious Future of California’s Coast. The book examines the California coast’s past, present, and probable future in a time of climate change and expanding human activity. In this lecture the speakers will touch on personal adventures, science, nature, conservation policy, and history.

Kim Steinhardt and Gary Griggs
Steinhardt (above) and Griggs (below) will speak at the Aquarium on November 30.

Griggs is a Distinguished Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and is a frequent contact for news media on questions of climate change, sea-level rise, and coastal erosion. Steinhardt is a former state Administrative Law Judge and litigator, as well as a long-time conservationist and public interest advocate who is currently working with National Geographic on an upcoming book featuring his sea otter photography and storytelling.

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The Edge front book cover
Event Information
When Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 | 7:00 PM–8:30 PM
Cost $5 for public; FREE for Aquarium members, seniors age 62 and up, teachers, and students with valid ID and advanced reservations.
Tickets You can purchase tickets online for this lecture. You will need to select the option from the menu, correct time, and date on the following pages. Seniors age 62 and up, teachers, and students attending for free can also reserve seats online.
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