FULL COMMITTEE HEARING: Impacts of Rising Sea Levels on Domestic Infrastructures
April 19, 2012
SD-366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building,
The purpose of the hearing is to receive testimony on the impacts of sea level rise on domestic energy and water infrastructure.
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Witness Panel 1
Dr. Waleed AbdalatiChief ScientistNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dr. Ben StraussCOO & Director, Program on Sea Level RiseClimate Central, Princeton, NJ
Dr. Anthony JanetosDirectorPacific Northwest National Laboratory's, Joint Global Change Research Institute
Dr. Leonard BerryDirectorFlorida Center for Environmental Studies, Florida Atlantic University
Mr. Adam FreedDeputy DirectorMayor’s Office of Long-Term Planning and Sustainability, New York, NY