Preservation or progress? A chance to take part in the discussions

So many of are are transfixed watching the disaster unfold in the Gulf of Mexico. So much to worry about!  The loss of wildlife, ruining of the beaches,  damage to the the tourism and fishing industries,  and now we are hearing about the plight of workers who are suffering loss of wages from the halt in offshore drilling.

We must find a balance somehow – the Earth’s Frontiers Debate should be quite interesting!

Join the Earth’s Frontiers debate: Preservation or progress?

July 13, 2010 12:44 a.m. EDT   Kew Gardens will host the second Earth’s Frontiers debate.

How can we balance progress and conservation? On August 11 we will be exploring this issue even further with a live debate, and we want you to be part of the discussions.

Taking place at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew — an international center of biodiversity research — the

via Join the Earth’s Frontiers debate: Preservation or progress? – CNN.com.