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DEF71750D10EDEEF8725875000553FA6 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For CLIMATE CHANGE AND WILDFIRE

INTERIM COMMITTEE  WILDFIRE MATTERS REVIEW COMMITTEE
Date Sep 14, 2021      
Location Old Supreme Court



Climate Change and Wildfire - Committee Discussion Only


09:35:58 AM  
Russ Schumacher,
Associate Professor, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State
University, presented to the committee.  His presentation may be accessed
here:
http://leg.colorado.gov/sites/default/files/images/climatologist_presentation_wildfire_sep2021.pptx_.pdf.
 He discussed climate change and wildfire matters.  Dr. Schumacher
answered questions from the committee.

10:13:17 AM  
Angela Boag, Assistant
Director, Climate, Forest Health, and Energy, Department of Natural Resources
presented to the committee.  Her presentation may be accessed here:
http://leg.colorado.gov/sites/default/files/images/dnr_wildfire_forest_carbon.pdf.
 She discussed the forest carbon cycle and climate change.  Dr.
Boag answered questions from the committee.  Kristin Garrison, Associate
Director of Forest Planning & Implementation, Colorado State Forest
Service, assisted Dr. Boag with a question from the committee.