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OSU Science Pub: Climate Change Impacts Around (the) Bend

March 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Free

March 17, 2021 | 6-7:30 P.M. | Virtual Event

CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS AROUND (THE) BEND

Larry O'Neill

Larry O’Neill, Associate Professor, OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences; OSU Climatologist

Larger and more frequent wildland fires, smoke severe enough to threaten air quality, and drought are signs of how climate change is changing the U.S. West. But how will a changing climate impact us here in Central Oregon? Join OSU climatologist Larry O’Neill to understand how a continuing drought and shrinking snowpack might impact future water availability issues, how weather patterns may increase rain in the region, and how temperatures and lightning storms may shape the severity of future wildfires.

Details

Date:
March 17
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/science-pub-climate-change-impacts-around-the-bend-tickets-136843056265

Venue

Online Event

Organizer

OSU Cascades
Phone:
(541) 322-3100
Website:
http://www.osucascades.edu/