Facing the Surge: Film and Panel Discussion

  • Emmanuel Church 42 Dearborn Street Newport, RI, 02840 United States

About: The free screening of "Facing the Surge" will be followed by a conversation with the filmmaker, a coastal climate adaptation scientist and a policymaker. The community is invited to join in a dialogue about the impacts of climate change, coastal adaptation practices, and policies to reduce global-warming pollution. Panelists include: Amanda Babson, Ph.D., coastal oceanographer and coastal climate adaptation scientist; Rep. Lauren Carson, D-Newport; and Diogo Castro Freire, filmmaker and founder of Adaptation Now.
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