California and the Struggle Against Climate Change

Thursday, September 26, 2013
6:45 PM – 9:00 PM
Humanist Hall, 390 27th St., Oakland, CA

Judy Pope moderates a discussion with three state-level environmental public servants working for sane environmental policy and progressive change.

Panelists:

  • Wade Crowfoot
    Deputy Director, CA Governor’s Office of Planning and Research
  • Rose Braz
    Climate Campaign Director, Center for Biological Diversity and organizer of the statewide campaign Don’t Frack California
  • Janet Stromberg
    Supervising Engineer for the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and Steering Committee, 350 Bay Area

Topics:

  • The prospects for and costs of mitigating the effects of droughts, floods, fires and other impacts of climate chaos on California;
  • How fracking for shale oil in California threatens the climate and California’s leadership role in fighting climate change; and
  • A plan to reduce the Bay Area’s substantial contributions to greenhouse gases.

Moderator:

Judy Pope,
Strategy Coordinator, 350 Bay Area