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About Ginger Deason

Ginger served as an Information Transfer Specialist for the South Atlantic LCC, co-funded by the Southern Research Station of the U.S. Forest Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

“Shored Up” movie screening at NCSU on 4/28

Hi, South Atlantic LCC! I just wanted to let those of you in the Triangle area know that the NCSU student chapter of the International Association for Society and Natural Resources (IASNR) will be showing the documentary "Shored Up" on Tuesday, April 28th at 7:00pm at Witherspoon Student Cinema on the NCSU main campus. It's free [...]

By |April 23rd, 2015|Member Blog|Comments Off on “Shored Up” movie screening at NCSU on 4/28

“Addressing Climate-Related Uncertainty” Pilot Course Offered in February 2013

A new course "Addressing Climate-related Uncertainty" will be piloted this February 11-15, 2013 at the US Fish and Wildlife Service's National Conservation Training Center facility in Shepherdstown, WV. The course is being designed in partnership with staff and scientists from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Geological Survey and the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration. [...]

By |December 3rd, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on “Addressing Climate-Related Uncertainty” Pilot Course Offered in February 2013

SALCC Web Site Changes Coming – Comments/Suggestions Encouraged!

In the next couple of months or so not only will we be adding a new products page that is going to be super awesome (hooray!), but we'll be making some changes to the content of the web site as well. We'll mainly just be moving stuff around and making it easier to navigate. At [...]

By |October 31st, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on SALCC Web Site Changes Coming – Comments/Suggestions Encouraged!

First Francis Marion NF Community Conversation to be held Thursday, October 25th!

First Francis Marion National Forest Plan Revision Community Conversation to be held Thursday, October 25th! As the Francis Marion National Forest gets ready to begin the public input process for its Forest Plan Revision (see earlier blog post), staff are excited about the first of its “Community Conversations” that will take place this Thursday (October [...]

By |October 24th, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on First Francis Marion NF Community Conversation to be held Thursday, October 25th!

Francis Marion National Forest Plan Revision Process – Input Requested

As Forest Service Liaison to the South Atlantic LCC, I recently attended the Francis Marion National Forest Plan Revision Kick-Off Meeting in Columbia, SC. In this meeting not only did I share with the forest staff information about the SALCC, I also learned about the plan revision process and how the Francis Marion will begin [...]

By |August 30th, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on Francis Marion National Forest Plan Revision Process – Input Requested

Cool Video – 131 Years of Global Warming in 26 Seconds

If you've never checked out Climate Central before to see all the cool and up-to-date info they have on climate change, now is the time. I just found a neat video that covers the past 131 years of global temperature change in just 26 seconds- perfect for my attention span! (Spoiler alert - it gets hotter!) You [...]

By |August 29th, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on Cool Video – 131 Years of Global Warming in 26 Seconds

Cultural Resources – Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor

In early June the SALCC Socioeconomic Adaptation Coordinator, Janet Cakir, and I had the opportunity to go to Mt. Pleasant, SC to attend the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission Meeting. I’m fortunate enough to be able to help Janet out with some of her Cultural Resource work and was very excited to be able [...]

By |July 2nd, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on Cultural Resources – Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor

FY2012 LCC National Funding Opportunity

The FY2012 LCC national funding opportunity has just been released! Under this funding opportunity, financial assistance from the USFWS will be awarded for projects that address the following priority theme areas: Synthesis Products to Advance National LCC Network Coordination and Function; Addressing Existing Needs Identified by National or Large-scale Conservation Efforts; Development of Performance Measures [...]

By |June 19th, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on FY2012 LCC National Funding Opportunity

NWF Adopts Resolution in Support of LCCs

At the National Wildlife Federation's Annual Meeting last week, a resolution in support of Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs) was adopted.  The focus of the resolution is climate change adaptation, and among the clauses is support for LCCs. These resolutions are proposed by and voted on by the Federation's state affiliates and represent official National Wildlife [...]

By |May 24th, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on NWF Adopts Resolution in Support of LCCs

New Positions open with LCCs and CSCs

Today is a busy day for positions opening with LCCs and CSCs! I received two emails about three different positions. First, the NE Climate Science Center is hiring a Program Manager (Senior Research Fellow or Postdoctoral Fellow Level) that will be housed at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The application deadline is June 15th. Find [...]

By |May 22nd, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on New Positions open with LCCs and CSCs