Academy Award-winning director George Miller wants the next president to listen to scientists. Watch the video above to see what he told us at the Environmental Media Association Awards—and then add your voice to our #DearNextPresident project.

Fusion is asking young people around the country to talk about their most pressing issues this election season using the phrase “Dear next president … ” You can learn more about the project, hear more voices from the campaign, and learn how to contribute your own video to #DearNextPresident.