22 August 2018
AGU Science Policy Alert 18- 8
Upcoming Webinar on the Food-Energy-Water Nexus
Join us on 6 September at 2:00 p.m. ET for a webinar on the Food-Energy-Water Nexus: Connecting Science and Policy. This webinar will explore the science behind the connections between these fields, their contribution to a more sustainable and secure future, and the impact of national policies. Speakers include: Jennifer Adam from Washington State University; Paolo D’Odorico from the University of California, Berkeley; and Lauren Schapker from the National Ground Water Association.
Visit Your Legislator at Home
In-person meetings are the most effective way to engage with your legislator or their staff. While August recess has been cancelled for the Senate, your Representatives will be back in theirhome district meeting with constituents, organizing town hall events, and hosting coffees. Particularly with the election this year, now is the time to meet with your legislator and inform them about the value of science to your district!
Still not convinced? Learn why you should take advantage of district visits and access resources AGU provides to help you have an effective meeting.
Science Communication Workshop in Urbana, Illinois
Meet Your Legislators During Fall Meeting
Interested in taking a few hours to meet with your legislators during Fall Meeting 2018? Find more information on how you can get involved in science policy during the meeting on ourCongressional Visits page.