Panel discussion on what sea level rise will mean for California coastline – July 9

June 25, 2019

On July 9, 2019, Alex Hall (UCLA atmospheric and oceanic sciences) and Sean Hecht (Environment, UCLA School of Law) will join California Coastal Commission member Effie Turnbull Sanders to examine what the future has in store for California’s coastline. With sea levels projected to rise 55 inches by the end of the century, panelists will discuss what this means for the state’s water sources, roadways, transportation and more.

Photo by Mark Rightmire/The Orange County Register. Courtesy of the Associated Press.

Zócalo Public Square will host the conversation titled, “What Will California’s Coastline Look Like in 2100?” with Rosanna Xia, Environment Reporter at the Los Angeles Times, moderating.

Read more about the event at Zócalo Public Square. The event is free and open to the public. Please visit the event page to register.