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Earthwatch events offer the opportunity to learn from top scientists about environmental issues that matter to the future of the planet, and how you can play a role in tackling them.

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    Go Into the Night during Earth Hour

    Sat 25th March
    A nearby open space (e.g. your garden, local park)

    Switch off your lights for Earth Hour and engage with nature at night, as part of our pilot citizen science project, Into the Night.

    Light pollution has increased by 24% in the UK between 1993 and 2000. We know that this has a significant impact on wildlife, but how does it affect us?

    Go Into the Night during Earth Hour


    Earthwatch Debate: The future of the planet – in whose hands?

    THURSDAY 6 APRIL 2017
    Royal Geographical Society, South Kensington, London

    Population growth, the over-exploitation of natural resources and climate change are literally costing us our Earth.

    Join host BBC News Science Editor David Shukman, and Green Party deputy leader Amelia Womack, on April 6th to decide who holds the future of the planet in their hands.

    Earthwatch Debate: The future of the planet – in whose hands?


    Earthwatch debate: Does nature come with a price tag?

    Thursday, May 5, 2016
    Royal Geographical Society

    Should we put a monetary value on nature to save it? That is the core question at the Earthwatch Spring debate.

    Earthwatch debate: Does nature come with a price tag?


    Turning the tide: coastal communities and conservation

    Thursday 14 May
    Royal Geographical Society, South Kensington, London

    Our next free public Earthwatch event will bring together some of the most innovative scientists of our time, to present the latest in scientific research and conservation practice in the fight to save our tropical coastal ecosystems.

    Turning the tide: coastal communities and conservation


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    Hear directly from Earthwatch scientists at our series of fascinating lectures.


    Be entertained and challenged at our thought-provoking debates.


    Chat with Earthwatch staff and prior expedition volunteers about their experiences.