March 31, 2022

Location: Zoom

Focus: State senator Anthony Portantino presented to the CSO Taskforce the current statewide strategy regarding microplastics in order to protect coastal and ocean health. Natalie Zandt of MeterLeader pitched her new startup which received assistance from LACI to get up and running. Eugene Shirley of Pando gave an update on the current state of projects and on the winners from the 2021 Pando Days season. Rebeca Mendez spoke briefly on the UCLA Counterforce Lab Biophilia Treehouse project being installed at the Holy Spirit Retreat Center in Encino.

Detail of program for March 31 meetng.

Program: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Speakers and facilitators:

  • CSO Taskforce – Heidrum Mumper-Drumm
  • California Senate – Anthony Portantino
  • Meter Leader – Natalie Zandt
  • Pando Populus – Eugene Shirley
  • Biophilia Treehouse – Rebeca Mendez

Zoom meeting recording of March 31, 2022 CSOST meeting.

Heidrun Mumper-Drumm, Chair CSO Strategic Taskforce

Microplastics in California

Natalie Zandt, Meter Leader