This Forum was held at the Olympia Center, and it attracted a large crowd interested in this important topic.
Thurston County League President, Pat Dickason, opened the meeting. Board member Phyllis Ferrell served as moderator.
The speakers were; Tom Crawford from the Thurston Climate Action Team on local projects and priorities; Mike Burnham, Senior Planner for the Thurston Regional Planning Council, who talked about the regional climate adoption plan; Andy Haub, Water Resources Director for the City of Olympia on sea level rise issues; and Kim Danke who presented views from the Faith community.
Facts and figures, glowing graphics, and interesting information made for productive, positive, and people pleasing presentations.