Making Contact

Making Contact – Heavy Weather (Part I)

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We'll hear part one of a documentary called Heavy Weather, produced by freelancer Barbara Bernstein.  She'll explore the connections between the increase in extreme weather and our changing climate and landscapes. 

‘Heavy Weather' was written, narrated and produced by Barbara Bernstein and is a production of the Media Project and Feather & Fin Productions.  Barbara Bernstein and her program, ‘Heavy Weather' were provided funding by the Regional Arts and Culture Council, the Oregon Council for the Humanities, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Ralph Smith Foundation

Featuring:

Philip Mote, Oregon state climatologist, with Oregon Climate Change Research Institute at OSU; Mark Cook, Lewis County's former county engineer and public works director in Washington State & runs Cook Engineering, Chehalis, WA; Kathleen Sayce, Shorebank Pacific ecologist and science officer Ilwaco, WA; Emil Pierson, City of Centralia community development director; Eric De Place, Sightline Institute senior researcher, Seattle, WA; Mark Trenholm, Wild Salmon Center in Portland; Mark Labhart, Tillamook County Commissioner, OR; Mark Gervasi, Tillamook city manager, OR; Lisa Phipps, Tillamook Estuaries Partnership director; Mike Burrough, Tillamook RV Repair and Sales owner; Dean Marriott, Portland's Environmental Services director.