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Each month will feature a different subject from the Report:
January 2021 – Introduction to newsletter project and the Climate Council’s work.
February 2021 – Effects of Climate Change on Maine
March 2021 – Strategy A: Embrace the Future of Transportation in Maine
April 2021 – Strategy B: Modernize Maine’s Buildings
May 2021 – Strategy C: Reduce Carbon Emissions in Energy and Industrial Sectors
June 2021 – Strategy D: Grow Maine’s Clean-Energy Economy and Protect our Natural Resource Industries
July 2021 – Strategy E: Protect Maine’s Environment
August 2021 – Strategy F: Building Health and Resilient Communities
September 2021 – Strategy G: Invest in Climate-Ready Infrastructure
October 2021 – Strategy H: Engage with Maine’s People and Communities
November 2021 – Implementing Maine’s Climate Action Plan
December 2021 – ‘Maine Won’t Wait’ One Year Later – What the State Has Accomplished in 2021
The monthly newsletters will follow the same format each month:
- An explanation of the subject, including relevant scientific research and the proposed action steps identified in the Climate Action Plan.
- Identification of a connection to municipal government/leadership or acknowledge how the subject affects town governance.
- Promoting a Maine climate change organization, Town, or RPC doing resiliency planning on the topic.
- Highlight a Lincoln County Business with a quick Q&A on how climate change is relevant to their business, or affects their business and how they see it affecting their business in the future.