HOW I JOINED THE EXPEDITION The Compact HP Eco Advocate
Antarctica Facts 90% and 70% The Driest Place on Earth The 5th Biggest Continent
Antarcticaseems so faraway….So why isAntarcticaimportant tothe health ofour Planet?
Carbon from Fossil fuels Contribute to Climate Change Sea levels are gradually risingMost world’s great cities are located in Coastal Areas Increase in extreme weather events
SO, WHY NOT CUT CO2 NOW? WE NEED ENERGY
CARBON Price it Buy itTax it Live it
Renewable Energy Solar PanelsRenewable energy is energy which comes from naturalresources such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, andgeothermal heat, which are renewable (naturallyreplenished)
Robert SwanThe first person to walk to BOTHthe South Pole and the North Pole!
What is “Leadership on the Edge”Environmental Expedition?
WHERE WERE PEOPLE FROM?LebanonSouth AfricaIrelandEnglandWalesCanadaJapanChinaMexicoOmanEgyptAustraliaNew ZealandIndiaUnited StatesIndonesiaUnited Arab EmiratesSingaporeRussia Citizens of AntarcticaArgentina
WHAT IS IT LIKE THERE? NOT LIKE THIS! Did you know that POLAR BEARS live in the Arctic, not AntarcticaPENGUINS live in theAntarctic, Not theArctic
Penguins of AntarcticaMacaroni Chinstrap Rockhopper Adélie King Gentoo Emperor
WE CAMPED OUT A FEWNIGHTS ON THE ICE!
1. EMBRACE CHALLENGE!2. Link Leadership and Sustainability3. Create Practical Actions YES WE DID!
REMEMBER THIS MOMENT
Bellingshausen Station Antarctica Environmental Project Over 8 Years 20012011
RENEWABLE ENERGY E-BASE, 2041 GROUPBELLINGSHAUSEN STATION
TEN YEARS AFTER THE CLEANUP“ It is really important thatone goes back to checkthat what we did, worked.” Robert Swan
50-YEAR LEADERSHIP 1957 1987 1 Billion 2012
The Corps of Discovery research partnership
Offset 10 Tonnes Leopard Seal of Carbon Know your Personal Carbon FootprintIdentify ways to reduce Home Work/School Community
Question and Answer Transforming Footprint to Fingerprinthttp://antarcticsustainability.wordpress.com/