City to Hold Climate Change Town Hall
Mar 01, 2020 10:15PM
● By DigMB Staff
In addition to Mayor Hersman, panelists will include:
- The effects of sea level rise at the city and region;
- How stormwater affects the environment;
- What the city is doing to respond; and
- How you as an environmental steward can contribute to a sustainable Manhattan Beach and world.
Dr. Juliette Hart, director of outreach for the Coastal
Climate Impacts Team at the Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center at
USGS. Through this work, she leads outreach and stakeholder engagement,
working to connect science with coastal stakeholders.
Stephanie Katsouleas, the public works director for the city of Manhattan Beach, whose work includes implementing environmentally sustainable practices by addressing pollution prevention, waste, pesticide management, stormwater runoff and recycling.
Kim Lewand Martin, an environmental lawyer and founder of Grades of Green, an
environmental education nonprofit.
Dana Murray, a marine scientist and the city's environmental sustainability manager, whose role includes environmental sustainability policies and programs for the city.
Kevin Whilden, a sustainable business entrepreneur and geologist.