Picturing a Future Wrought with Climate Change

Clip | 3m 52s

To help visualize the future of the lakes and climate around Madison, Wisconsin, a University team has created stories set in the year 2070 based on resident interviews, data collection, and modeling. Four scenarios are imagined, ranging from widespread disaster to the adaptation of new technology to help mitigate effects of climate change and loss of water quality in the area’s beloved lakes.

Aired: 06/17/14

Rating: TV-G

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