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CLIMATE CHANGE COMMISSION


[photo, Montgomery Park Business Center, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore, Maryland] c/o Dept. of the Environment
Montgomery Park Business Center, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 537-3255
e-mail: george.aburn@maryland.gov
web: www.climatechange.maryland.gov


Montgomery Park Business Center, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore, Maryland, February 2004. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


Chair: Benjamin H. Grumbles, Secretary of the Environment

Appointed by Governor: Lori Arguelles; Sue Briggum; Stuart A. Clarke; C. Richard D'Amato; Charles E. Fry; Lynn Heller; Bradley M. Karbowsky; Peter F. Murphy; Amy Owsley; John Quinn; Kelly Russell; Michael W. Tidwell; Peter Zadoretzky. Terms expire 2016.

Appointed by Senate President: one vacancy

Appointed by House Speaker: one vacancy

Ex officio: Nancy K. Kopp, State Treasurer; Joseph Bartenfelder, Secretary of Agriculture; C. Gail Bassette, Secretary of General Services; Frank W. Dawson III, Acting Secretary of Natural Resources; David R. Craig, Secretary of Planning; Pete K. Rahn, Secretary of Transportation; Lillian M. Lowery, Ed.D., State Superintendent of Schools; A. Leigh Williams, Esq., Director, Maryland Energy Administration; Donald F. Boesch, Ph.D., President, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science.

Staff: George S. (Tad) Aburn, Jr.


Annual Report to Governor & General Assembly due Nov. 15.

In April 2007, the Climate Change Commission was established by the Governor (Executive Order 01.01.2007.07). In November 2014, its mission and membership were expanded (Executive Order 01.01.2014.14).

To address the causes and results of climate change in Maryland, the Commission is charged with developing a Plan of Action with benchmarks and timetables for its implementation. For the Governor and the General Assembly, the Commission also provides advice and expertise on issues relating to climate change.

The Commission is assisted by the Adaptation and Response Working Group, the Greenhouse Gas and Carbon Mitigation Working Group, and the Scientific and Technical Working Group.

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