Cam Walker, our speaker at the monthly meeting in June, has provided this information about the Dangers of Fracking in Victoria. He asks that you make a short submission to the Victorian Government Inquiry into Unconventional Gas. Details of How to make a Submission are provided. The closing date for submissions is Friday 10 July 2015.

Monthly Meeting – Wednesday 29 July 2015
Dr David Etheridge
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Flagship


Event: BCCAG AGM & Monthly Meeting
Speaker: Dr David Etheridge
Subject: The polar ice sheets contain information on climate change and its causes, which is essential for the prediction of future change. The ice sheets themselves have large roles in the earth system, especially sea level. This presentation will look at new evidence of climate changes and sea level that polar research is finding from the ice sheets.
When: 7:30pm Wednesday 29 July 2015
Where: Sandringham Uniting Church Hall 21 Trentham St, Sandringham
Flyer: A4 Flyer PDF
Dr David Etheridge

Dr David Etheridge

Dr David Etheridge is a principal research scientist with CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Flagship. His work involves the long term change in greenhouse gases and ozone-depleting compounds. He has led 8 field programs on the polar ice sheets, researching atmospheric composition change, climate change, and ice sheet dynamics. He is also investigating the possible impact on the atmosphere of new energy technologies, such as coal seam gas and geological storage of CO2.

David is also a resident of Bayside.