News from Pam Freeman at the Cary Institute:
“The events below are free and open to the public.
“They will be held in the Cary Institute’s auditorium, at 2801 Sharon Turnpike (Rt. 44) in Millbrook, N.Y. For more information, contact Pamela Freeman at firstname.lastname@example.org
More Than a Beast, but Much Less Than an Angel
Friday, February 27th at 7:00 p.m.
Burning fossil fuels. Creating sprawling cities. Growing chemical-dependent crops. Humans are driving global environmental change. Join Dr. William H. Schlesinger, president of the Cary Institute, for a lecture on critical and effective steps that the Obama administration can take to improve the global environment.
Ecosystem-based Management: A Public Review
Saturday, February 28th at 2:00 p.m.
Join us for a review of the New York Ocean and Great Lakes Ecosystem Conservation Council’s ecosystem-based management draft report, aimed at protecting the state’s marine and freshwater resources. Comments will shape the final report, to be presented to Governor Paterson in March.
Copies of the draft report are available on-line at: www.nyoglecc.org. Interested in participating? Please RSVP by calling (845) 677-7600 x121. You can also send an e-mail to email@example.com
Partners in this community conversation include Scenic Hudson, Dutchess Land Conservancy, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Dutchess County, Stoutridge Vineyard, and Tamarack Hunting Club. You can learn more about ecosystem-based management by visiting: http://www.ecostudies.org/what_is_EBM.pdf
Pamela A. Freeman
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
Box AB, 2801 Sharon Tpk.
Millbrook, New York 12545
845-677-7600 ext. 121