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Migratory Bird Joint Ventures across the U.S. are celebrating conservation successes!

The Joint Venture model for collaborative, on-the-ground habitat conservation was established 30 years ago and has been enormously successful in conserving crucial habitat for migratory birds and other wildlife species. See an Atlantic Coast Joint [...]

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2017 Blueprint workshop registration now open

This sea turtle is SO excited about the 2017 Blueprint workshops! The South Atlantic LCC is taking the Blueprint workshop show back on the road! How excited are your cooperative staff? As excited as [...]

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Sneak peek at marsh mapping results

Many of you have been asking about our "Synthesis of High and Low Marsh Mapping" project, which was funded by the South Atlantic LCC back in 2012. We've been working with the project lead, Dr. [...]

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Next steps in tracking prescribed fire footprint and developing fire effects sampling protocols in the South Atlantic

Prescribed fire at St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuge. Photo courtesy of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. As we look for ways to monitor progress towards regional conservation goals, one major missing data [...]

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  • Anna Read of the American Planning Association presents at the Urban Conservation Summit in Atlanta on September 21, 2016.

Improving indicators in urban areas for future versions of the Blueprint

For the past year, the American Planning Association (APA) has been working with the South Atlantic LCC to improve the Conservation Blueprint design near and within cities and identify opportunities and challenges to integrating local government green/blue infrastructure [...]

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Partnerships are key to success in conservation of land, water and environmental resources

Aerial view of the ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve. NOAA. A lesson that I have learned and repeatedly experienced over my forty year career in land and biodiversity conservation in North Carolina [...]

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