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Film: 'Chasing Ice'

Date: Thursday, January 30, 2014
Time: 7:30 PM
Presented by: North Jersey Group
Leader: John Kashwick - 201-660-8820 jkashwick@optonline.net
Location: Closter Nature Center, 154 Ruckman Road, Closter, NJ 07624, USA

In the spring of 2005, acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog headed to the Arctic on a tricky assignment for National Geographic: to capture images to help tell the story of the Earth’s changing climate. Even with a scientific upbringing, Balog had been a skeptic about climate change. But that first trip north opened his eyes to the biggest story in human history and sparked a challenge within him that would put his career and his very well-being at risk.