A Message from the Sea: Climate Change and Marine Ecosystems

Drawing from his experiences in diverse places across the Pacific Rim, Dr. Michael V. McGinnis will discuss how climate disturbances impact diverse coastal cultures. He is passionate about forging a more sustainable future that includes the protection of  the ecosystems we are connected to and dependent on.

McGinnis is an Associate Professor at the Monterey Institute of International Studies. He has recently authored a book entitled Science and Sensibility: Negotiating an Ecology of Place