WATCH: Accountability for Climate Change Harms in the Pacific Northwest
After opening remarks from Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum and Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson, GEI director Professor Melissa Powers moderated a discussion among panelists about the local climate impacts and associated costs now facing Pacific Northwest communities and taxpayers, as well as the scientific and legal grounds for holding the fossil fuel industry accountable for these harms.
Deborah Kafoury, Multnomah County Commissioner
Karen Shell, Associate Professor and Climate Science Program Head of the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University
Daniel Mensher, attorney at Keller Rohrback
Watch the hour and fifteen minute webinar here.