Antarctica New Zealand presents

Sustainability at Scott Base

Sat 11 Oct

2.30pm – 3.30pm, Free

Ever wondered what happens to food waste in Antarctica or how energy is generated on the Southernmost continent? Curious about how sustainability plays a part in such a harsh atmosphere? Come listen to an engineer who is tasked with improving the sustainability of Scott Base and here her explain the challenges of this request. Learn from an Antarctica New Zealand Environmental Advisor how Scott Base strives to be as sustainable as possible.


MC Lin Roberts- Senior Lecturer in Sustainability, Lincoln University

Ceisha Poirot – Environmental Advisor, Antarctica New Zealand

Professor Susan Krumdieck – University of Canterbury, Department of Mechanical Engineering