"Our Wisconsin: The Climate Change Effect" free film/discussion
Name: "Our Wisconsin: The Climate Change Effect" free film/discussion
Date: October 21, 2018
Time: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM CDT
"Our Wisconsin: The Climate Change Effect" examines the environmental, social and political impacts of climate change in Wisconsin and how the climate change effect is impacting our economy, from insurance rates to home construction to the state's important agriculture industry. It is the latest installment of the award-winning "Our Wisconsin” documentary series, produced by WKOW-TV news in Madison. The follow-up discussion will be led by Bob Lindmeier, WKOW-TV’s Chief Meteorologist. Bob holds a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has 30 years of experience in forecasting Wisconsin's weather and has the American Meteorological Society (AMS) Seal of Approval. The Appleton-Fox Cities chapter of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby is hosting the event. Co-sponsors include several local organizations that are concerned about the risks of climate change. Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) is a non-profit, nonpartisan, grassroots advocacy organization focused on national policies to address climate change.