August Monthly Meeting W/ Dr. Kim Cobb, Climate Scientist

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Dr. Kim Cobb, climate scientist, will be CCL's August Monthly Speaker. August's monthly actions include voter registration outreach and activating your chapter's Monthly Calling Campaigns. 


Each month, Citizens’ Climate Lobby supporters gather locally for a monthly meeting where we educate ourselves by listening to a guest speaker. August's monthly meeting will take place on August 8th at 1:00 pm ET / 10:00 am PT (click here to RSVP and for the join details) and will feature Dr. Kim Cobb, Georgia Tech climate scientist.

Alarmed by what their research on climate change is showing them, a growing number of scientists are stepping out of the lab to advocate for solutions. Dr. Kim Cobb, a professor at the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Georgia Tech, is among those speaking out. A leading expert in the study of corals and how climate change is affecting them, Dr. Cobb was devastated when, during a 2016 research trip to the South Pacific, she saw that most of the coral reef she had been studying was obliterated. "For me, it was a bellwether event... I decided to go 'all in' on climate solutions, personally and professionally."

Playback options for meetings:

Watch or download the video recording. Or listen to the podcast on PodBean or iTunes.

August's Monthly Actions (click here to download the full sheet)

  1. Participate in your democracy
  2. Congress is ready. Rally your monthly-callers
  3. Social Media Bonus Action: Amplify CCL Youth’s Climate Thunderclap on August 12
  4. Communication exercise: Practice inviting people to CCL’s Weekly Informational Session

Group Leaders: check out the “Suggestions for Group Leader" PDF for how to use the August Action Sheet.

Posted by Brett Cease on Aug 1, 2020 5:27 AM America/Los_Angeles


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