Climate Change is the defining issue of our world today, resulting in everything from unpredictable weather patterns, rising sea levels and shrinking ice sheets. To combat this, immediate action is needed to restore balance to our natural world.

Harp Seal

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Coho Salmon

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Black Skimmer

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Ruffed Grouse

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    You be the Curator! Place your vote for the item that you would like to see featured in our temporary exhibit, Community Curators! Voting ends on Monday (9/20/21) at 12 pm.

How has the impact of climate change affected our region? Through natural history collections such as ours, scientists and researchers can glean a great deal of insight into the affect on a variety of animal species and our ecosystem. In this community curated exhibit, guests are invited to discover the science behind climate change: how it affects different species and what communities and individuals can do to reduce their own carbon footprints.