PESC Update – March 20

Dam Breaching Panel

Along with Friends of the Clearwater and the UI Ecology and Conservation Biology Club, we will bring in experts to discuss “Lower Snake River Dam Breaching: Embracing the Inevitable, Saving Money, Saving Salmon.” Meet us March 23, 4pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Palouse on 2nd Street in Moscow.

“Under the Dome”

We’re sponsoring this documentary on China’s sustainability needs. Mark your calendars for April 1, 7pm at the UI Law Center. Comments to be given by environmental law professor Dr. Anastasia Telesetsky.


Join Wild Idaho Rising Tide as they tell Edward Abbey’s story turning over environmental activism to the new generation. At the Kenworthy Performing Arts Center, April 3, 7pm.

Earth Day Bikefest

Check out our table at the UI Sustainability Center April 22, 11am – 2pm.


Cosponsored by the Moscow Food Coop, we will show this award winning documentary which challenges us to reevaluate our existence in the modern world. Meet us April 22, 7pm at the Kenworthy.

Building a Resilient Palouse Kickoff: “The Science of Climate Change, Future Projections, and the Global Response”

Tom Bitterwolf, PhD. will give an inspirational lecture about the science of climate change, future projections, and the global response. Meet us at the 1912 Center, April 24, 7pm – 9pm.

“Building a Resilient Palouse in the Age of Climate Change”

Experts in various fields will lead breakout discussion groups that examine local issues in the light of a warming world. We will also be showing “The World Set Free,” the climate change episode of the hit TV serial Cosmos, narrated by Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Join us at the 1912 Center April 25, 9:30am – 3:30pm. Lunch provided.

Please also check out our Climate Forum Action Worksheet before you attend the event, to help spark some ideas and discussion!

Environmental Information for All Ages

Visit our display in the Moscow Public Library during the entire month of April.

“Beyond Coal”

This public meeting will gather interested individuals to explore sustainable energy options in our area. Join us and our friends at the local Idaho chapter of the Sierra Club at the 1912 Center May 6th, 7pm.

Idler’s Rest Trail Cleanup

This third annual family event celebrates National Trail Day. Meet up with us and the Palouse Land Trust June 13, 9am – 11:30am at Idler’s Rest. Lunch will be provided.