Media Advisory, February 26, 2020

Contact:

Brytnee Miller, (631) 870-9925, bmiller@biologicaldiversity.org

Tucson’s Pueblo High to Host Climate Science, Advocacy Forum

TUCSON, Ariz.― Tucson conservation and human-rights groups are joining Pueblo High School students to host a half-day environmental forum Saturday on climate science and advocacy training.

The Climate Jubilee will include presentations on climate change and community engagement, as well as music and art. During bilingual listening sessions, community members will discuss local consequences of the climate crisis and what to do about it. Participants will have the chance to send a video to elected officials urging climate action.

What: Public forum on climate science and advocacy, including climate experts, music, tabling and a community conversation. Lunch and childcare will be provided.

When: Saturday, Feb. 29, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Where: Pueblo High School, 3500 S. 12th Ave., Tucson, AZ 85713

Who: The event is sponsored by the Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club, LUCHA, Defenders of Wildlife and Pueblo High School. Music by Las Trillizas y Dulce.

For more information: See the Facebook event page.

The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 1.7 million members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places.