March 15, 2021
Great Decisions 2021 Lecture: The Warming Arctic
Monday, March 15, 2021
The International Relations Commission and the World Affairs Council of West Michigan present GREAT DECISIONS, America’s largest discussion program on world affairs. Great Decisions offers Holland-area residents access to diplomats, policy makers, think tank specialists, and journalists who lead conversations on some of the most pressing global issues of our time.
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The Warming Arctic
Kaare Ericson, North Slope Science Liaison, Ukpeagvik Inupiat Corporation
Bob Hollister, Leader of Arctic Ecology Program (AEP), Grand Valley State University
Because of climate change, the Arctic is warming, disturbing the delicate ecosystem that is felt locally and worldwide. How is the environment changing in the Arctic and what impact will it have on human settlements around the globe? And importantly, can global cooperation provide an answer to this climate challenge?