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Climate: Change the Conversation

Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

St. Petersburg

Climate: Change the Conversation

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Climate: Change the Conversation

A Community Discussion on Issues affecting us Today 

Sea level rise, shifting seasons, extreme weather, coastal resilience, mitigation, and adaptation... These climate change buzzwords are common in our daily lives, but do we really understand what they mean or how they will impact our lifestyles?

While the science can be overwhelming, it  doesn’t take a degree in climatology to have an opinion about something that will affect each of us in our everyday lives.

We want to hear from you!  Join UF/IFAS Pinellas County Extension, USF Department of Anthropology, and the Tampa Bay Estuary Program for a community conversation about climate change.  After an introductory presentation, you will participate in small group discussions about the potential effects of climate change in the Tampa Bay region.  Each interactive station will highlight one local aspect of climate change and its associated impacts.  Your input will help us understand your thoughts on this important issue and how we can better communicate with you about climate change.  

Light refreshments will be provided. 

Can't make this event? Consider registering for our north county event on Saturday, October 26th at 2:00pm, check it out at https://climatetarpon.eventbrite.com/



For more information please contact Libby Carnahan at (727) 453-6522, or lcarnahan@ufl.edu


Reservation policy

Before continuing, we would like to make you aware of our reservation policies. Cancellations - If your class is canceled for any reason you will be notified no less than 24 hours prior to class start. We will provide a full refund for cancellations made by Pinellas County Extension. Refunds may take up to 30 days to process. Payment - We require full payment at time of reservation so be prepared with a credit card to complete this transaction. Refunds - Refunds will be made in the event of a class cancellation or if the registrant requests a refund 24 hours prior to the class time. Reservations - You must be 18 to make a reservation. If you are under 18 and want to attend a class you must register and attend with a parent or guardian.


The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information, and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions, or affiliations. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A&M University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating.

When & Where


1800 Weedon Dr NE
St. Petersburg, 33702


Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)


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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Pinellas County Extension at Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center is proud to offer a variety of educational and interpretive programs for the public. The goal of these programs is to empower citizens to make informed decisions about natural and cultural resources. Center programs interpret the natural, cultural and archaeological history of the Preserve in order to demonstrate how the environment and people support and shape each other. For more information please call (727) 453-6500.

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