30 by 30: Governor Newsom’s Executive Order to Act on Climate and Protect California’s Public Lands

The executive order signed by California Governor Gavin Newsom on October 7, 2020, enlists California’s vast network of natural and working lands to store and remove carbon from the atmosphere. This makes California the first state in the nation to pledge to conserve 30 percent of land and coastal water by 2030, joining 38 countries in commitment to … Continue reading 30 by 30: Governor Newsom’s Executive Order to Act on Climate and Protect California’s Public Lands