PORT ANGELES — Climate change in the Pacific Northwest will be the topic of a lecture at The Landing mall tonight.
The free presentation, “Climate Change: Implications for the Pacific Northwest” — which is part of the Feiro Lecture Series — will be at 6:30 p.m. in the second-floor banquet room at the mall at 115 E. Railroad Ave.
Nick Bond, the principal research scientist with the Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean, will talk about past and expected future changes in the global climate, specifically looking at Pacific Northwest marine ecosystems over the next 30 to 50 years.
The Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean since 1977 has fostered research collaboration between the University of Washington and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Bond holds a bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of California at Riverside and a doctorate in atmospheric sciences from the University of Washington.
The Arthur D. Feiro Marine Life Center on City Pier in Port Angeles is open weekends from noon to 4 p.m.
Special arrangements or class visits can be arranged through phoning the center at 360-417-6254.For more information, phone the center or visit www.feiromarinelifecenter.org.