ENV100—LEC 5—Oct. 10/13
GUEST LECTURER: Elizabeth May
Tinier woman in person than I expected
In a nutshell—when you acquaint self w/climate science, likely you
will be concerned that you’re too late or nothing you can do—there
is everything you can do.
We have the technology, capacity, etc.
We need informed, engaged citizens to stand up against neglect
and destructive manipulation of environment
Not too late; not worth trying
Take questions & comments:
Why are fossil fuel corporations subsidized???
We don’t charge anything for polluting the atmosphere--needed for
sustaining all life
Southern ontarion beavers homeless.
David suzuki & thomas berry →influenced by contemporary science
To think about:
How environmental questions relate to larger unfolding of universe &
implications on unfolding of history (Thomas Berry--cosmological