Governor Newsom Issues New Executive Order on Climate Change and Biodiversity

Governor Newsom today issued a new Executive Order seeking to address climate change and preserve California's biodiversity through a number of measures related to lands and coastal waters. The Executive Order includes a goal for the state to conserve 30% of land and coastal waters by 2030, and directs a number of state agencies to take actions to scale up restoration and conservation efforts to conserve biodiversity. 

Executive Order N-82-20, Office of Governor Gavin Newsom