Stories and Science of our Transboundary Rivers, Xboundary Juneau premiere
Friday, April 3rd 7-9 p.m. ($5 suggested donation, free for students)
University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Lecture Hall
Filmmaker Ryan Peterson will tell his story of floating the Unuk River from source-to-sea during the making of the film Xboundary & Jacinda Mack, of Northern Shuswap Tribal Council in B.C. will tell her story of the communities affected by the Mt. Polley disaster on the Fraser River. Geophysicist Dr. David Chambers will accompany Ryan, Jacinda and Southeast Alaska leaders for a panel discussion that will focus on large-scale open-pit mines in British Columbia and the impacts to Alaska's rivers, jobs, and way of life.
Yale Environmental Film Festival
Saturday, April 4 8p.m.
New Haven, CT