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Speakers Series: William H. Hooke

January 20, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Dr. William HookeWilliam H. Hooke, Associate Executive Director and Senior Policy Fellow, American Meteorological Society – “Disaster Resilience and Sustainability”

Author of “Living on the Real World: How Thinking and Acting Like Meteorologists Will Help Save the Planet,” Dr. Hooke explains why we should approach environmental issues collaboratively, each taking on a challenging aspect and finding solutions to small parts of the larger problem. It outlines current crises brought about by climate change and extreme weather, including impacts on food, water, energy and then explores the ways we can tackle these problems together.

For more about Dr. Hooke, visit the American Meteorological Society website.

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Date:
January 20, 2016
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://coastalresiliencecenter.unc.edu/crc-media/spring-2016-speakers-series/

Organizer

Coastal Resilience Center

Venue

Chapin Reading Room