Video of Maine Climate Council kickoff meeting available

The kickoff meeting of the Maine Climate Council was Sept. 26 in Hallowell. A video of the meeting is online. It includes presentations by Ivan Fernandez, UMaine professor of soil science and Distinguished Maine Professor in the School of Forest Resources, Climate Change Institute, and School of Food and Agriculture, and other members of the council, as well as remarks by Gov. Janet Mills and Gina McCarthy, former Environmental Protection Administration administrator, and director of the Harvard Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment.

Attending the meeting were other members of the UMaine community appointed to council subcommittees and working groups.