Science Rising is a nationwide mobilization effort taking place throughout 2018 in the run-up to the midterm elections. It is not a one-day march—it is a series of local activities, events, and actions organized by many different groups.
Our shared goal is to ensure that science is front-and-center in the decision-making processes that affect us all—and to fight back against efforts that sideline science from its crucial role in our democracy.
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Tidal Town Hall – Lee County
August 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
This Tidal Townhall event is an opportunity for voters to hear ideas for
solutions to Sea Level Rise and other related topics directly from
candidates running for public office, so that they may make an informed
choice at the polls. Candidates for office at all levels of government,
from Congress to Florida’s state legislature, to local municipal
positions will be asked to discuss their plans for action to protect
Floridians from the risks inherent in rising seas at these nonpartisan
Please join us for a pre-event reception from 5 to 5:30 to enjoy refreshments and a chance to meet the candidates.
Everyone is welcome.