05.18.16

Briefing with E.O. Wilson on the Benefits of Biodiversity and the ESA

A coalition of conservation, environmental and wildlife organizations held a briefing featuring E.O. Wilson, PhD, a renowned scientist and environmentalists, on the benefits of biodiversity and the Endangered Species Act (ESA) on Wednesday, May 18 at 1:30 p.m. on Capitol Hill. The briefing focused on the benefits biodiversity provides in agricultural production, ecosystem services, clean air and water, medicine, and climate regulation.