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      March 27, 2019

      Wednesday  11:45 AM - 1:30 PM

      3240 Northwest Avenue
      Bellingham, Washington 98225

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      A FINGER IN THE DIKE WON’T BE ENOUGH

      BELLINGHAM, WHATCOM COUNTY Bellingham City Club hosts Dr. Eric Grossman discussing sea level rise and its impacts on Northwest Washington. The presentation follows lunch at the March 27 meeting at Northwood Hall Event Center, 3240 Northwest Ave, Bellingham. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and tickets are available via Brown Paper Tickets and on our website at bellinghamcityclub.org.

      Dr. Eric Grossman is a coastal and marine geologist and geophysicist with the United States Geological Survey Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center located in Santa Cruz, CA. His Puget Sound Coastal Storm Modeling System focuses on developing models and tools to help communities, planners and decision makers evaluate how natural hazards and climate change impacts will affect property, infrastructure and ecosystem services important to our regional economy and well-being.
      He leads the Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound (CHIPS) which improves our understanding of habitats and restoration efforts that can better support and recover wildlife and endangered species. Dr. Grossman holds a PhD in Geology and Geophysics from the University of Hawaii. He serves as the Tribal Liaison for the USGS Natural Hazards Mission Area and is a member of the Skagit Climate Science Consortium and Whatcom County Climate Advisory Committee.
      Bellingham City Club’s mission is to inform, connect, and engage our community to strengthen the civic health of our region. Membership is open to all who support our mission and involves modest annual dues to pay speaker expenses and support operations. More information is available at bellinghamcityclub.org.

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