This afternoon, Dr. Chris Sandbrook, Deputy Director of the Master’s in Conservation Leadership at the University of Cambridge, will speak about the social implications of using drones for wildlife conservation. This is at 4pm in Room 15 of Science Hall on the UW campus, 550 North Park Street. More info at 265-5296.
Tonight is the Sierra Club Fall Kickoff. Learn about Sierra Club’s programs and plug in to activism through volunteer opportunities. Keynote speaker Wisconsin State Representative Chris Taylor will give an overview of the local political landscape for environmental and women’s issues. This event is free and open to all. This is from 6 to 8:30pm at the Goodman Center, 149 Waubesa Street. For more info and to RSVP, visit 4lakes.org.
Madison Action for Mining Alternatives meets the third Wednesday of each month. Tonight’s meeting is at 6:30pm on the fourth floor of 122 State Street. For more info, call 250-9240, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.