2020-21 Fellows

Annie Merritt

Region: North Coast

Project(s): Delta Stewardship Council Email: amerritt@civicspark.lgc.org Fellow Bio:

Annie grew up in Oakland, CA, and graduated from the University of California, Davis with a degree in Environmental Science and Management and a minor in Professional Writing. Prior to joining CivicSpark, Annie interned with the Natural Resources Defense Council in Bozeman, MT, researching scientific and policy information relevant to NRDC’s large carnivore conservation efforts. Last year, Annie served as a CivicSpark Climate Fellow with the Delta Stewardship Council. She will serve a second year with the Council to continue supporting the Delta Adapts: Creating a Climate Resilient Future initiative, which consists of a climate change vulnerability assessment and adaptation strategy for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and Suisun Marsh. Annie is passionate about addressing the climate impacts that California is already experiencing, and she is excited to help plan for climate impacts in the Delta region.