FORUM HOSTS NANCY BARON FOR TALK 'IN DEFENCE OF SCIENCE'

By Salt Spring Forum
Published in the Gulf Islands Driftwood, September 27, 2017, page 15

A war on science is underway in the United States, where President Donald Trump has fired government scientists, rolled back environmental protections and withdrawn from the Paris Climate Agreement.

Nancy Baron, one of the most influential defenders of science in the United States, will join the Salt Spring Forum at ArtSpring for a conversation on the issue this Friday, Sept. 29 at 7:30 p.m.

A press release explains Baron is director of science outreach for COMPASS, a Portland-based organization that was originally called the Communication Partnership for Science and the Sea.

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