From left, Caroline Lewis, Mitchell Chester, Tiffany Troxler, Abel Fernandez and Dr. Juliet Pinto participate in a panel discussion about climate change and its effects on the environment Nov. 11 at Miami Beach Botanical Garden. Christian Portilla - cportilla@miamiherald.com A group of concerned residents and environmental experts recently gathered at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden for a screening of South Florida’s Rising Seas Impact. The documentary produced by professors and journalism students at Florida International University highlights the dangers of climate change and how it affects South Florida.

Caroline Lewis, Mitchell Chester, Tiffany Troxler, Abel Fernandez and Juliet Pinto (featured in photo, left-to-right) participated in a panel discussion about climate change and its effects on the inhabitants of South Florida.

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