Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force Working Groups

Economics Permitted Interaction Group

 

  1. To develop an exploratory economic assessment of potential greenhouse gas (GHG) sequestration pathways in agriculture, aquaculture, agroforestry, forestry, and urban forestry in Hawaii in the context of broader statewide carbon mitigation goals and objectives;
  2. With the membership to be Christian Giardina, Earl Yamamoto, Melissa Miyashiro, Bobby Farias, Philipp LaHaela Walter, Rocky Mould, and Ron Whitmore;
  3. To coordinate and consult with any other permitted interaction groups, as needed within the scope of its task and so long as there is not a quorum of the members of the Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force; and
  4. With a deadline and deliverable date from one year of formation on February 28, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

 

Economics Permitted Interaction Group Meeting Date(s):

  • March 14, 2019, 10:00 am to 11:30 am. Call-in information to be provided prior to the meeting date and time provided that you contact Sandy Ma, coordinator for the Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force, 24 hours before the meeting date and time at sandy.s.ma@hawaii.gov or 808-587-2803.
  • April 22, 2019, 10:00 am to 11:30 am. Call-in information to be provided prior to the meeting date and time provided that you contact Sandy Ma, coordinator for the Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force, 24 hours before the meeting date and time at sandy.s.ma@hawaii.gov or 808-587-2803.

Legal / Policy Permitted Interaction Group

 

  1. To identify and recommend measures to increase climate resiliency and improve greenhouse gas sequestration, build healthy soils, and provide greenhouse gas benefits to participate in carbon markets and/or establish best management practices;
  2. With the membership to be Scott Glenn, Ashley Lukens, Melissa Miyashiro, David Forman, and the 4 mayors designees;
  3. To coordinate and consult with any other permitted interaction groups, as needed within the scope of its task and so long as there is not a quorum of the members of the Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force; and
  4. With a deadline and deliverable date of August 30, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

 

Legal / Policy Permitted Interaction Group Meeting Date(s): TBA

Science Permitted Interaction Group

 

  1. To guide and coordinate the development of baseline levels and changes in greenhouse gas sequestration, soil health status, best management practices, and co-benefits for participation in carbon markets;
  2. With the membership to be Susan Crow, Jonathan Deenik, Christian Giardina, Philipp LaHaela Walter, Maui County Designee, and Alan Gottlieb;
  3. To coordinate and consult with any other permitted interaction groups, as needed within the scope of its task and so long as there is not a quorum of the members of the Greenhouse Gas Sequestration Task Force; and
  4. With a deadline and deliverable date one year of formation on February 28, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

 

Science Permitted Interaction Group Meeting Date(s): TBA