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Webinar: My Neighborhood is Killing Me: An Introduction to the Environmental Justice Movement

When: 
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Connecticut
Event Type: 
Presentation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Adults
Educators
Teenagers
Event Description: 

Have you ever wondered about the impacts of living in areas of CT that have contaminated air, water, or soil? Have you ever noticed that communities near toxic waste sites are usually people of color or low-income? Join Sharon Lewis of the CT Coalition for Environmental Justice in an informative talk on the importance of addressing these issues and understanding environmental justice in our own neighborhoods, and learn how you can support your neighbors and the growing environmental justice movement.

Registration is required.

If you DO NOT receive a confirmation email within one hour of registration please CHECK YOUR SPAM. Several people have reported our emails going directly to their spam boxes.

ZOOM LINKS WILL BE SENT SEPERATELY, one week before- and on the day of- each webinar. If your confirmation email went to spam then the Zoom link will also go to spam. If you have any issues please contact me at Meaghan.rondeau@ct.gov

Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Meg Rondeau
8604559534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.