BANDON - An inspiring and informative short film and discussion will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 20, at the Bandon Public Library, 1204 11th St. SW.
Wild Rivers Land Trust and Shoreline Education for Awareness partner to bring this event for people to explore the interrelationship of river and ocean ecology and the impact on the environment.
Ann Schmierer, executive director of Wild Rivers Land Trust, will provide an overview of climate change, the challenges it poses to the coastal ecosystems and the efforts used to build resiliency for the future. Schmierer's discussion will include some of the latest contributions Wild Rivers Land Trust is making toward mitigating climate change, as well as provide tips for individuals who want to take action. WRLT is a nonprofit organization promoting land conservation on Oregon's southern coast.
The community of Bandon showed a tremendous interest in presentations providing information and education about environmental concerns in 2018. This leads into 2019 with new opportunities, new presentations and new partnerships. Participation makes all the difference as time unfolds.
For more information, call 541-347-3221 and ask for Sara Michael.