Of interest to BayBuzz readers, two informative events next week …
On Monday the 22nd, 4-6pm, at the Fish & Game office in Meeanee (22 Burness Road, Greenmeadows):
Te Taiao HB, the region’s coalition of environmental organisations, has programmed a workshop to inform and assist anyone wishing to make a submission to the newly appointed Board of Inquiry on the proposed CHB dam and Tukituki plan change. Submissions close on 2 August.
On Thursday the 25th, 7pm, Havelock High School auditorium:
An evening about climate change — the progress being made around the world, and what we in New Zealand can do to shift towards greater renewable energy generation and smarter transport choices.
Sponsored by Generation Zero, a national youth collective on climate change action.
The speakers are:
Jim Salinger, international climate scientist
Louis Chambers, ex-HB, Generation Zero co-founder and Rhodes scholar
Paul Young, National Energy Research Institute Board
Carlos Chambers, ex-HB, lawyer, Climate Solutions Network
Lawrence Yule, mayor of Hastings, MC