Activities in our own backyard are helping to mitigate impacts from and reduce contributions to climate change. The April Lunch and Learn program will feature three distinct efforts in the Coulee Region that will hopefully inspire us and continue the momentum for helping our climate future.
Bernard Lenz will speak about City of La Crosse Water Utility's investment in state-of-the-art technology to reduce pollution, energy use and carbon footprint.
Rob Tyser will speak about how the Mississippi River Valley Conservancy Climate Action Plan has focused on conserving and managing natural land to combat the effects of climate change.
Dave Vetrano will speak about innovations in agricultural practices, including crop management and animal grazing helping minimize climate changing inputs from the agricultural sector as well as make us more resilient to climate change.