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NFEC hosts Project Drawdown discussion at Riverhead Town Hall
November 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
A 31-year veteran of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Mark Lowery is the assistant director of DEC’s Office of Climate Change. He provides oversight to all Office of Climate Change programs, including Climate Smart Communities, but focuses on climate adaptation and leads the state’s Interagency Climate Adaptation and Resilience Work Group. He has led implementation of the Community Risk and Resiliency Act and is now helping to plan implementation of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act. Mark holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, Pa. and a master’s degree in environmental and forest biology from the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, N.Y.