On Saturday, local leaders, community members and activists attended the “Cottage Grove Climate Town Hall,” to discuss local, regional and national impacts of climate change. The event included speakers, information tables, and discussion sessions to brainstorm possible ways in which the City of Cottage Grove can reach the goal of being carbon neutral by the year 2030.
The event featured presentations by Tao Orion of Resilience Permaculture Design, LLC, and author of Beyond the War on Invasive Species: A Permaculture Approach to Ecosystem Restoration and Mark Nystrom, Lane County’s Climate Strategist. They discussed topics such . . .