Michigan State University's
Boone & Crockett Distinguished Lectureship Series
presents Gale Norton. Former U.S. Secretary of the interior & Senior Adviser, Clean Range Ventures. Secretary Norton speaks on Energy, Wildlife and Jobs:Environmental and Economic Realities
In her talk, Norton takes a look at the relative footprints of renewable energy and fossil fuels, as well as the siting problems that will be faced by renewable mega-projects, the potential impacts on wildlife habitat and other land uses, and the folly of hoping for a magic bullet.
A member of President George W. Bush’s cabinet, Norton from 2001-2006 managed more than 20 percent of the land area of the United States, a Fortune-500-sized budget and a workforce of 70,000 employees.