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Letís talk about climate change: Developing effective conversations between scientists and communities


Kelly, R and Nettlefold, J and Mossop, D and Bettiol, S and Corney, S and Cullen-Knox, C and Fleming, A and Leith, P and Melbourne-Thomas, J and Ogier, E and Van Putten, I and Pecl, GT, Let's talk about climate change: Developing effective conversations between scientists and communities, One Earth, 3, (4) pp. 415-419. ISSN 2590-3330 (2020) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1016/j.oneear.2020.09.009


Globally, the increasing impacts of climate change can evoke feelings of overwhelm and helplessness. Many people feel ill equipped to fully perceive or take action against our changing climate. Here, we reflect upon the Curious Climate Tasmania project and demonstrate how innovative, collaborative communication can more effectively engage non-scientist communities in climate conversations.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:climate change effective conversations, scientists and communities
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Climate change impacts and adaptation
Research Field:Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Communication
Objective Field:The media
UTAS Author:Kelly, R (Dr Rachel Kelly)
UTAS Author:Mossop, D (Mr David Mossop)
UTAS Author:Bettiol, S (Dr Silvana Bettiol)
UTAS Author:Corney, S (Dr Stuart Corney)
UTAS Author:Cullen-Knox, C (Ms Coco Cullen-Knox)
UTAS Author:Fleming, A (Dr Aysha Fleming)
UTAS Author:Melbourne-Thomas, J (Dr Jessica Melbourne-Thomas)
UTAS Author:Ogier, E (Dr Emily Ogier)
UTAS Author:Van Putten, I (Dr Ingrid Van Putten)
UTAS Author:Pecl, GT (Professor Gretta Pecl)
ID Code:141805
Year Published:2020
Web of Science® Times Cited:2
Deposited By:Medicine
Deposited On:2020-11-22
Last Modified:2021-03-23

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