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NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program funding opportunity announcement

The NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program has released its next federal funding opportunity (FFO-2017), which is focused on living coastal and marine resources and their habitats (click here for full announcement).  This funding competition continues [...]

By |June 10th, 2016|Categories: Member Blog|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program funding opportunity announcement

Appalachian LCC and U.S. Forest Service launch “ecosystem benefits and risks” website

Appalachian communities often place value on the unique sense of place that comes from living in largely forested areas, but rapid urbanization, energy development, and climate change can put these values at risk. Photo [...]

By |June 9th, 2016|Categories: Member Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Appalachian LCC and U.S. Forest Service launch “ecosystem benefits and risks” website

Connecting the Connecticut: Partners create science-based blueprint for conserving New England’s largest river system

It started two years ago as an experiment in combining big data with a big conservation vision for the 11,250 square-mile Connecticut River watershed. Today the experiment has evolved into Connect the Connecticut, a collaborative [...]

By |May 19th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Member Blog|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Connecting the Connecticut: Partners create science-based blueprint for conserving New England’s largest river system

Check out SECASsoutheast.org

Six Landscape Conservation Cooperatives across the Southeast have joined forces with the Southeast Aquatic Resources Partnership and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to create a website for the Southeast Conservation Adaptation Strategy (SECAS). SECAS is [...]

By |May 4th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Member Blog|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Check out SECASsoutheast.org

Gulf Coast Vulnerability Assessment wins Sam D. Hamilton Award for Transformational Conservation Science

The award-winning Gulf Coast Vulnerability Assessment (GCVA)—completed in 2015—is a comprehensive report that evaluates the effects of climate change, sea level rise, and urbanization on four Gulf Coast ecosystems and 11 species that depend on [...]

By |May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Member Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Gulf Coast Vulnerability Assessment wins Sam D. Hamilton Award for Transformational Conservation Science

Caribbean and Peninsular Florida LCCs both hiring new Coordinators

The Caribbean and Peninsular Florida LCCs are both hiring full-time Coordinators! The job postings will close on April 6th. The Peninsular Florida position will be based out of Tallahassee or Vero Beach, Florida while the Caribbean position [...]

By |April 1st, 2016|Categories: Featured, Member Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Caribbean and Peninsular Florida LCCs both hiring new Coordinators