WED Talks w/ Diver and Enviormental Lawyer Michael Carvahlo
DescriptionCome down to East Regiment Beer Company for their WED Talks - Its always a lively Presentation and Discussion on a variety of topics...all while enjoying the delicious East Regiment beer! Come listen to Environmental Attorney and Diver Michael Carvalho share his experiences from a 2018 Expedition to Antarctica. Mike’s lecture, “Antarctica; Lessons from the Bottom of the World” will cover the history of Antarctic exploration, scuba diving with icebergs, seals, sea birds, whales, and penguins. The lecture concludes with a discussion of the role of Climate Change and its impacts from pole to pole. A question and answer session with follow.
About the Speaker – A Massachusetts native, Michael Carvalho has been practicing Environmental law nationally and internationally for over 25 years. Mike is the former Chair of the Board of Directors for the National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE). In 2019, Mike represented the United Nations Environment Program for North America as a Delegate at the UNEA-4 Conference in Nairobi, Kenya. He is currently a Member of the Board of Directors for Salem Sound Coastwatch and a Trustee with the Manchester-Essex Conservation Trust. An avid scuba diver with over 2,500 dives, Mike obtained his Open Water SCUBA certification in 1978, and currently holds a PADI Divemaster rating. He lives in Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA.”