Overheards

“We have to practice radical imagination. We can no longer put band aids on things, we have to throw out the band aid package.”

Jacqui Patterson

Director, Women of Color United; Senior Director, NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program, Speaking at the 2021 California Climate Adaptation Forum

“Government subsidies of fossil fuel companies are the definition of insanity…”

John Kerry

Presidential Envoy on Climate, COP26, PBS Newshour

“The October 24 atmospheric river hit at the perfect time, the ground was dry, our reservoirs in the Marin hills were empty and sucked all that water up. The biggest casualties were unprepared private construction sites.”

Rob Carson

Program Manager, Marin County Stormwater Program