Science and Policy in Action!

Riordan Mansion State Historic Park

Saturday, September 30, 2017   7:00 pm.

Science and Policy in Action!

Rod Parnell, PhD, NAU Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability

Environmental scientists try to improve collaboration with the public and those who make environmental policies by addressing questions like: 

  • Who are science “experts” and how should they contribute to decision-making? 

If science is to be trusted more fully by the general public and politicians, scientists must identifying widespread, shared values and promote wide-spread citizen engagement in science.