2020 ENVIRONMENTAL SPEAKER SERIES – PLANET IN CRISIS: SCIENCE & SURVIVAL
Our Ocean Planet in Three Acts: Staggering Diversity, Scary News, and Reasons for Hope
Join Shaw Institute for a free online webinar with Nancy Knowlton, PhD, Sant Chair of Marine Sciences Emerita, Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
Founder, Center for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation,
Author, Citizens of the Sea
Coral reefs dying, fish populations collapsing, diversity loss and acidic oceans choking with plastic. A torrent of frightening news suggests we have done irreparable damage to marine life. But have we inflicted permanent harm? Renowned marine biologist Nancy Knowlton thinks not. The 2020 recipient of the International Coral Reef Society’s Darwin Medal brings us a picture of resilience, recovery and hope.