Thursday, April 19, 2012 7:00PM to
Thursday, April 19, 2012 9:00PM
Jim Olson, a Michigan environmental attorney who has been fighting for 40 years for everyone’s right to the clean water that sustains life, is the speaker at the 14th Annual Environmental Forum - Our Water's Fragile Future on April 19 at the First Unitarian Church.
Olson will discuss the multiple affronts to our water cycle and provide us with concrete ways we can restore and protect it. Jim is not only the foremost U.S. legal expert on this topic, but is also a passionate and entertaining speaker. You don’t want to miss the Forum!
Following his presentation,Olson will join a pannel of guests to answer questions from the audience. The panel will include Roger Downs, Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter Conservation Program Director and our chief Albany lobbyist, and Rita Yelda, who works for Food and Water Watch in Buffalo, and is founder of WNY Drilling Defense.
Suggested donation: $3-15 appreciated but not required.
For more information, visit http://newyork.sierraclub.org/rochester/Programs/14AnnualForum.html