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Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation - Climate in the Truckee Meadows

  • Truckee Meadows 50 Cowan Dr. Reno NV 89509 United States (map)

Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation
50 Cowan Dr.
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 453-0698
Press Release - for immediate release

Lecture Series - TMPF Talks: Climate

Reno, NV - Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation (TMPF) is hosting TMPF Talks: Climate on February 8th at the California Building from 6pm-8pm as part of our quarterly lecture series. This free and open to the public event will include some great guest speakers (listed below). We’ll start with an overview of historical climates, geography, and weather analysis. Then narrow down our discussion to at-home greenhouse gas emission strategies. 

Speakers and topics include:

Dr. Benjamin Hatchett -- “Paleoclimate, Geographical Zones, Macroclimate”
Desert Research Institute, Department of Atmospheric Sciences

Dr. Stephanie McAfee -- “Climate in the Truckee Meadows”
Assistant Professor, University of Nevada Reno, Geography Department

Dr. Kerri Jean Ormerod --“Precipitation & Landscape Reporting”Geography/Cooperative Extension, University of Nevada, Reno

Mr. David Gibson -- “Climate Solutions”
Powered By Sunshine Founder, Sustainable Consulting

California Building, Idlewild Park
75 Cowan Dr, Reno, NV 89509

For more information please contact Carl Rumpp (310)469-8971 or

Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation is a 501 (c) (3), nonprofit organization committed to enhancing the quality of life for all residents of our region by ensuring the long-term sustainability and improvement of our parks. We accomplish this through programs under our Healthy Parks Healthy People: Truckee Meadows initiative, citizen science programs for Title I schools, and by raising financial support for park improvement projects.