With Jean Ponzi
Mon Dec 2nd 2013 7.00pm–8.00pm
Time zone: central
Carter Ingram - Director of Ecosystem Services Program “Wildlife Conservation Society”
from A 100-year old organization identifies values - economic, social - of Earth's delivery of life-support services to ALL living things, including US (www.wcs.org 2013) N —Innovations include PES - Payments for Ecosystem Services - that help local communities thrive along with ecological resources that purify water and air, build and conserve soil, foster biodiversity - and more beneficial outcomes.
Diane MacEachern - founder of Big Green Purse and . . . “The World Women Want LLC”
from Supporting and informing the enormous consumer clout of women - and Green-savvy men! (www.biggreenpurse.com 2013) N —A conversational tour-de-force of eco-certifications (Fair Trade, Energy Star and more), community resiliency, and ways to "Buy Less - Buy Safer" with this delightful expert!
Randall Hyman - St. Louis-based Independent Fulbright Scholar “presenting "Shattered Arctic" - photo/video chronicle of 4 months of Arctic travel”
from Peer down seal holes and climb ice sheets with this internationally published and respected photojournalist! (www.STLzoo.org www.thegreencenter.org - Dr. Deem's talk in the "Pathways Through Nature: A Lifetime Journey" speaker series 2013) N L —Monday Dec 9, 7:30-9pm - Living World of Saint Louis Zoo - this Conservation Conversation presented by the Zoo and Academy of Science St. Louis