NATURAL RESOURCE COMMITTEE GENERAL MEETING OPEN TO THE PUBLIC The League of Women Voter's would like to invite you to a public meeting on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. The meeting will focus on four aspects of climate change that they believe have a significant impact on the greater Tucson area, including public resistance to scientific findings, economic effects on local and small businesses, effects on community health, and effects on community efforts to respond to climate change.

The presentation will be built around questions from the audience. Invited speakers:  Julio Betancourt (U.S. Geological Survey), Jane Poynter (Paragon Space Development Corp), Joellen Russell (University of Arizona), David Schaller (City of Tucson) and Barbara Warren (Physicians for Social Responsibility).

Refreshments begin at 9:30 a.m., with the meeting and program from 10 a.m.-noon at the Joel Valdez Main Library (101 N. Stone Ave.).  Free parking is available in the Library underground parking lot.