Dr. George Woodwell, one of the founders of global ecology science and an expert on the biological implications of climate came to campus
His lecture Seeds of Anarchy: The Crisis of Climate and Life took place in the Blue Lounge
Woodwell is the founder of the Woods Hole Research Center in Falmouth, MA. He is a distinguished scientist who has published more than 300 papers in ecology and written and edited books on the effects of nuclear war, the global carbon cycle, biotic impoverishment, and deforestation. Woodwell courageously speaks out about the political and economic implications of his work in Sandra Steingraber's film Living Downstream.
Sponsored by the Sustainability Office, Department of Physical & Earth Sciences, Department of Biology, Honors Program, GTU Geography Honor Society, Tri-Beta Biology Honor Society, and the Environmental Advocacy Group.