Can We Prevent Climate Breakdown by Restoring Ecosystems?

20-06-2019 17:00 - 18:00
Halford Mackinder Lecture Theatre
Address: OUCE, SoGE, South Parks Road

Guest speaker: George Monbiot

Inaugural Biodiversity Network Annual Lecture

Abstract
The inaugural University of Oxford Biodiversity Network Annual Lecture will present a talk by George Monbiot to explore how rewilding and restoring ecosystems can help to prevent climate breakdown. George is co-founder of the Natural Climate Solutions initiative https://www.naturalclimate.solutions
The lecture will be followed by a discussion forum, and a drinks reception. George is an author, Guardian columnist and environmental campaigner. His best-selling books include Feral: Rewilding the land, sea and human life, and Heat: how to stop the planet burning; his latest is Out of the Wreckage: a new politics for an age of crisis. George’s TED talk entitled “How Wolves Change Rivers” has been viewed over 50m times.

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