Secretary Crowfoot hosts monthly discussions with leaders and big thinkers from across California to discuss emerging natural resources issues. This open forum allows for new and different perspectives about how we best steward California’s resources.
These events are public, live-streamed on YouTube, and recorded for later viewing. Links to each of these discussions are presented below.
Upcoming Speaker Series Event
Countries from around the world are convening in Canada to secure a new international agreement to protect biodiversity and stem the extinction crisis across the planet. And California leaders are there in force!
Join Secretary Crowfoot as he reports live from the negotiations and interviews biodiversity champions from around the globe. We’ll share highlights from this pivotal COP 15 global meeting and explore how California is pushing for faster, more impactful action to protect nature across our planet.
Zoom Registration: Register now to join: https://ca-water-gov.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_bvr1I2wXQdqAZ7zO38S6jg
Previous Speaker Series Events
Strengthening Tribal Partnerships in Our Nature-Based Solutions Work - November 15, 2022 |12:30 – 1:30
Latinos in Environmental Stewardship - October 3, 2022 12:30-1:45 p.m.
Expanding the Way We Think About Climate Change: The Surprisingly Important Role of soils and plants in our Carbon & Water Cycles - July 26, 2022 | 12:30 – 1:45
Looking Back & Moving Forward: Insights & Inspiration from Three Decades of Natural Resources Leadership – June 10, 2022, 12:30-2:00 p.m.
The Power of Partnerships - June 15, 2022, 12:30 to 1:30 PM PST
Growing Green Schoolyards - June 2nd, 2022, 12:30 to 1:45 PM PST
Secretary Speaker Series: Hidden Heroes for the Environment - Tuesday, April 19, 12:30-1:30 p.m. PST
Secretary Speaker Series: A Special Conversation with Dr. Katharine Hayhoe - Wednesday, April 13, 1:30-2:30 p.m. PST
Crossings Amid Climate Change: Reconnecting California’s Landscapes – March 21, 2022, 12:30 – 1:45 PM
Natural and Working Lands: An Underutilized Climate Solution - February 22, 2022, 12:30 - 1:45 PM
2022 Priorities with Secretary Crowfoot | January 18, 2022, 12:30-1:30 PM
The Ocean is Moving In: Building Resilience to Sea Level Rise – November 30, 2021 at 12:30 p.m.
Reporting Live from COP26 with Secretary Crowfoot – November 8, 2021 – 12:00-12:45 PM
Good Fire? Managing Ecological Fire in the Age of Climate Change October 19, 2021 at 12:30 PM
Protecting California Amidst Extreme Heat – August 3, 2021 – 12:30-1:45 PM
Drought: The Signals of Climate Change – July 13, 2021 – 12:30-1:45 PM
Earth Day: Monday, April 19 I 12:30-1:30 PM: Pacific Crest Trail to Planet
Earth Day: Tuesday, April 20 I 12:30-1:30 PM: State Conservancies 101
Earth Day: Wednesday, April 21 I 12:30-1:30 PM: State Conservancies Fast Forward
Earth Day: Thursday, April 22: Day of Action!
Earth Day: Friday, April 23: 12:30-1:30 PM: The Science Exchange
March 24, 2021, 12:30 PM: Between 2 States: The Tahoe Advisory Science Council
March 12, 2021, 12:30 PM: The Science Exchange: A Culture of Change
February 23, 2021, 12:30 PM: Paradigm Shift: Strengthening Our Wildfire Resilience
February 2, 2021 - Secretary Speaker Series: 2021 Priorities with Secretary Crowfoot
December 16, 2020 - From California to Kunming: The Global Effort to Tackle the Nature Crisis
November 13, 2020 – Building Trust Between State and Tribal Governments: What Does True Co-Management Mean?
September 25, 2020 – From Wildfire to Water: Investing in Nature Based Solutions to Build Climate Resilience
September 16, 2020 – 12:30 PM: Remembering Huey
August 12, 12:30pm-1:45pm: Beyond Polarization: The Unlikely Story of California’s Marine Protected Areas
July 15, 12:30-2 p.m.: What We Can Learn from Our Past to Move Toward an Equitable Future
June 23, 12:30 p.m.: Preserving Conservation - Revitalizing Fishing and Hunting in California
May 20, 2020: In Conversation with Obi Kaufmann - Environmentalist, author, and illustrator
April 22, 2020: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day
March 4, 2020: Stewarding the Sierra Nevada Amidst Climate Change
February 18, 2020: 2020 Priorities with Secretary Crowfoot
January 14, 2020: Improving Access to California’s Natural and Cultural Treasurers
November 18, 2019: Protecting California Communities in the Age of Mega-Fires
September 5, 2019: California’s Biodiversity Challenge
July 15, 2019: Reactivating Our Floodplains