Biology Makes the Rain: The Science of Restoring Rainfall

Most of us know about the Water Cycle, but how is rain actually generated? In a world where landscapes have been degraded on a continental scale...what role do plants, forests, and fungi play in restoring rainfall to our ecosystems? In this webinar, microbiologist Cindy Morris will share the science of how microorganisms generate rainfall, and […]

Ahead of the Curve

The Napa Valley Grapegrowers is hosting Ahead of the Curve, a flagship educational event, with keynote speakers from around the globe that will provide thought-provoking presentations about how Napa Valley can achieve a climate-positive future. Attendees will hear from and connect directly with world-renowned climate experts speaking on policy, climate-smart practices, global environmental standards, and […]

Press Briefing: How to Cover the Inflation Reduction Act’s Roll-out

President Biden’s signature climate legislation, the Inflation Reduction Act, promises to reduce carbon emissions by more than 32% over the next 10 years. The legislation aims to create millions of clean energy jobs and loan millions to fund clean energy projects, with 40% of its funding benefiting disadvantaged communities. Covering the Inflation Reduction Act’s roll-out […]

Napa Climate NOW! March Meeting with Special Guest Woody Hastings

Luther Hall 1798 Elm Street, Napa, CA

HOW WE GET TO A CLIMATE SAFE CALIFORNIA BY 2030   Woody Hastings, Energy Programs Manager for the highly respected Climate Center, joins Napa Climate NOW! on March 16, 6:30 pm, via Zoom (link below), for an engaging and timely overview of the Climate Center's 2030 Plan. Hastings joined the Climate Center team in 2010 and […]

Attend Countywide Climate Action Committee Meetings!

Your presence and comments demonstrate tangible community support for climate action! Learn what our elected representatives are working on. The Climate Action Committee meets every 4th Friday from 9:30-11:30 am in the Board of Supervisors Chamber or via zoom. Contact the County Meeting Clerk at and ask to be notified of upcoming meetings. See […]

2023 Spring Trails Challenge

Join the annual Spring Trails Challenge and get outside to explore new parks and trails while supporting the Napa Open Space District! Choose your trails, explore our beautiful natural open spaces, enter to win prizes. The challenge runs from March 25- May 28th. Get more details here.

Napa RISE Climate & Wine Symposium, April 5-20

The action-oriented RISE Symposium is a series of six, half-day events on three consecutive Wednesdays and Thursdays (April 5-20) organized around the six pillars of sustainable winegrowing leadership. This series is designed to accelerate sustainability and climate action in the wine industry. Anyone is welcome to attend. Use RISE10 for a 10% discount.  

Taking Action on Local Climate Priorities

Napa County Library 580 Coombs Street, Napa, CA

Moderated by Joyce Kingery, Chair, Climate Action Committee Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Napa County (LWVNC) & Napa Climate NOW! Wednesday, April 19th, 5:30–7 pm Napa County Library, 580 Coombs Street, Napa Learn about four important climate-related projects that are being implemented by grassroots efforts. High school students and representatives from various […]

NAPA RCD Earth Day Napa Community Cleanup

Join Napa RCD and hundreds of your community members as we work together to KEEP NAPA CLEAN! On April 23rd at 9 am, just head to one of our cleanup sites, check in, pick up some trash, and then at 11:30 head over to the Earth Day Napa festival at the Oxbow Commons! More info […]