Climate Adaptation Committee

Committee Charge

Build capacity within and among state fish and wildlife agencies to begin integrating climate change into the normal business of the conservation of fish and wildlife.

Serve as a forum for networking, information sharing, and lessons learned on climate change issues.

Serve as the coordinated voice of the fish and wildlife agencies on climate change issues with conservation partners, otehr sectors, legislators, and appropriators.

Serve as a conduit for sharing emerging research on climate change and climate adaptation and develop recommended appraoches for state agencies to incorporate climate change considerations in to fish and wildlife conservation.


Committee Contact Information

Staff: Maggie Ernest Johnson mjohnson@fishwildlife.org 
(202) 838-3464

Chair: Stafford Lehr, California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Vice-Chair: Thomas Eason, Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission