Andrew Revkin, author, writer for Dot Earth of The New York Times, and Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding at Pace University, will Keynote the 20th Annual Conference on the Adirondacks this May 15th and 16th, 2013 at the High Peaks Resort in Lake Placid, NY.
Revkin was an environmental reporter for The New York Times for over 14 years where he covered environmental issues from the Amazon to the Hudson Valley to the North Pole. For the past six years, he has been a Dot Earth blogger for The New York Times and Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding at the Pace University Academy for Applied Environmental Studies. He explores the human relationship with the planet and focuses on global change, biodiversity loss, and human development patterns and problems.
The Annual Conference on the Adirondacks is presented by the Adirondack Research Consortium (ARC), a not-for-profit organization based at Paul Smith’s College. It features two days of presentations on climate change, sustainability and communities, energy, wilderness and working landscapes, and wildlife and ecological trends.