mt baker seriesAfter a day enjoying the powdery snow on the slopes east of Bellingham, skiers can sit down with fondue and hear about the future of our region under climate change.

The University of Washington and Mt. Baker Ski Area are collaborating this month to present “The 1.5 Degrees Series, and What We Can Do to Help.” The free 20-minute talks by UW faculty members will take place three consecutive Saturdays at 3:30 p.m. in the ski area’s White Salmon Lodge, including:

The series gets its title from the recent agreement to try and limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius, signed in December at a meeting of world leaders in Paris.

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