Western Resilience Series: Snow by USGBC Mountain Region, Online, March 2, 12 pm EST

  • 10 February 2022
  • Start time : 02:44 PM
  • End time : 02:44 PM
  • Event Host : USGBC Mountain Region
Western Resilience Series: Snow by USGBC Mountain Region
Event Description

How is climate change impacting communities across the West?

About this event

Local economies reliant on snow sports are facing significant risk, extreme heat is impacting cities, agricultural lands and forests, while wildland and urban fires are degrading our air and quality of life. The Western Resilience Series will address these related issues that are ubiquitous across the region with expert speakers and a chance for community engagement and solutioning. Join us for a three-part series of lunch hour programs focused on Snow, Heat and Fire.

Speakers for the Snow event:

  • Karema Seliem, LEED Specialist, Sustainable Sites & Integrative Process, U.S. Green Building Council
  • Marty Pool, Sustainability Program Manager, City of Durango
  • Salem Afeworki, Energy and Sustainability Services Manager, City of Costa Mesa
  • Protect our Winters, Speaker TBD

The Western Resilience Series is hosted by the USGBC Mountain and Pacific communities, but we welcome all to attend.'


About The USGBC Mountain Region: 

The USGBC Mountain Region is made up of: USGBC Idaho, USGBC Montana, USGBC New Mexico, USGBC Arizona, USGBC Colorado, USGBC Wyoming and USGBC Nevada. 

The U.S. Green Building Council is committed to a sustainable, prosperous future through LEED, the leading program for green buildings and communities worldwide. Our vision is that buildings and communities will regenerate and sustain the health and vitality of all life within a generation. Our mission is to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • USGBC Mountain Region
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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