All-In on Climate Change with Virtual Clark County All-In Forums

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What is Clark County’s plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions? Are we prepared for climate-related emergencies? Find the answers to these climate change questions and more at the All-In Clark County Virtual Forum Series. Presented by the Clark County Department of Environment and Sustainability, the series begins Tuesday, February 15 at 4 p.m. It is free, online only, open to the public and can be followed by phone, smartphone or computer.

Over the next seven weeks, the series will review Clark County-related efforts All inclusive in Clark County sustainability and climate action planning effort for southern Nevada. He will share the main focus areas of the plan, including sustainable water supply systems, a resilient and healthy community and much more.

What: Clark County All-in-One Virtual Forum Series

When:

  • Tuesday, February 15, 4-6 p.m.: Climate Change in Southern Nevada
  • Thursday, February 24, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Healthy and resilient community
  • Wednesday March 2. 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.: Sustainable Water Systems
  • Monday, March 7, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Clean and Reliable Energy
  • Wednesday March 16, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.: Connected and fair mobility
  • Thursday March 24, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.: Smart buildings and development
  • Monday March 28, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.: Diverse and Circular Economy

Or: In line. To register, go to: https://entrancepublic.com/D4281.

Learn more about Clark County’s Sustainability and Climate Action Plan at AllinClarkCounty.com.

About the Department of Environment and Sustainable Development

The Department of Environment and Sustainability is the air pollution control agency, regional Endangered Species Act compliance program, and office of sustainability for the entire Clark County, Nevada. Created as the Department of Air Quality by the Clark County Commission in 2001, it was renamed in 2020 and has three divisions: Air Quality, Desert Conservation Program, and Office of Sustainability. Through these three divisions, DES ensures the air we share meets sound regulatory standards, administers the habitat conservation plan for several county species, and addresses climate change.

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Clark County is a dynamic and innovative organization dedicated to providing superior service with integrity, respect and accountability. With jurisdiction over the famous Las Vegas Strip and covering an area the size of New Jersey, Clark is the 11th largest county in the nation and provides extensive regional services to 2.3 million citizens and 45.6 million visitors per year (2019). Included are the 9th busiest airport in the nation, air quality compliance, social services, and the state’s largest public hospital, University Medical Center. The county also provides municipal services that are traditionally provided by cities to 1 million people in the unincorporated area. These include fire protection, roads and other public works, parks and recreation, and planning and development.

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