A slideshow and talk about Alberta Tar Sands mining by Garth Lenz
Internationally renowned environmental photo-journalist
Co-hosted by 350 Bay Area, Rainforest Action Network, and The Sierra Club
Suggested donation $10 - 20, but no one turned away for lack of funds.
From 12th St BART Station, take AC #1 to Telegraph and 27th.
Garth is one of only 60 Fellows of the International League of Conservation Photographers. He was recently awarded second and third prize in the photojournalism /environment category of the Pris de la Photographie Paris PX3 competition. At the International Photography Awards, Garth was recently awarded first prize in the Nature/Trees category, as well as third prize in the Nature/Landscape category.
Garth’s photography of environmental issues, threatened wilderness regions, devastation, and the impacts on indigenous peoples, has appeared in many of the world’s leading publications. These include Time, The Christian Science Monitor, the Guardian Sunday edition and Guardian Weekly, the New York Times Sunday Edition, International Wildlife, B.B.C Wildlife Magazine, Canadian Geographic, The Globe and Mail, The Tokyo Times, Sierra Magazine, The Nature Conservancy Magazine, and many others.
See Garth Lenz's TEDx talk, which is an abridged version of the presentation he will give.
360 27th St
Oakland, CA 94610
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