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New data on at-risk and range-restricted species now available

The large number of at-risk and range-restricted species in the South Atlantic are a critical part of our biodiversity. Many of the indicators are designed to incorporate their needs, but in testing a few years ago we [...]

By |April 6th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Staff Blog|Comments Off on New data on at-risk and range-restricted species now available

New data on military priorities, greenways and trails, and water benefits of forest management coming soon

Preliminary look at the military training route dataset. In addition to the new data just posted on at-risk and range restricted species, there are a few other datasets we're hoping to make available [...]

By |April 5th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Staff Blog|Comments Off on New data on military priorities, greenways and trails, and water benefits of forest management coming soon

SECAS: A model for collaborative conservation

Homepage of SECAS website at secassoutheast.org A special session on the Southeast Conservation Adaptation Strategy (SECAS) was presented last week at the North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference in Norfolk, VA.  The [...]

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Aligning conservation capacity and need in the Southeast

Many of you are aware that Science Applications is the organizing home of LCCs within the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS).  In the southeast region, Science Applications includes the South Atlantic, Peninsular Florida, Gulf Coastal Plains [...]

By |March 9th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Staff Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Aligning conservation capacity and need in the Southeast

Short videos for explaining terrestrial and aquatic connectivity to the public

Here are couple of short videos that can help explain connectivity issues to a broad variety of folks: Aquatic diversity and connectivity in the South https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MKif9iOYM6E Terrestrial connectivity in general https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cswQpkHiPOs

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TNC vs NFWF coastal resilience assessments

Barrier Islands in North Carolina | Credit: iStock There are a ton of coastal resilience assessments going on lately in the South Atlantic. There are two regional ones in particular that I get [...]

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