Tell President Obama and the US DOT to stop oil trains carrying diluted tar sands and fracked shale oil from the Bakken formation—both are more toxic, more explosive, and more carbon-intensive than conventional crude.
Dr. Sara Via of the University of Maryland and Dr. Cindy Parker of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health will review the science of climate change and the likely public health impacts of a changing climate. Thsi will be followed by break out sessions on hydraulic fractruing, keeping renewables clean, and climate communications. The event will take place from 11:30 to 1:30 at the Maryland Nonprofit Center, 1500 Union Ave. Baltimore, MD. Lunch will be served.More information »