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Workshop: Building Adaptive Capacity in the Southeast & Caribbean through a Climate Community of Practice

The 2016 Southeast & Caribbean Climate Community of Practice workshop will be held April 13-15, 2016 in Tybee Island, GA. The workshop is intended to: • expand the climate literacy of all participants, exploring common language among community members, extension professionals, and scientist • provide a venue to share tools, training, and resources on actionable climate [...]

By |April 13th, 2016|0 Comments

Webinar: The importance of Traditional Ecological Knowledge in adaptation planning

The Importance of Traditional Ecological Knowledge in adaptation planning Date: March 23, 2016 Register here: http://www.nationaladaptationforum.org/other-adaptation-events/webinars/importance-traditional-ecological-knowledge-adaptation-planning Join us March 23, 2016, 1PM EST/ 10AM PST for the quarterly National Adaptation Forum Webinar to learn about the importance of Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) in climate adaptation planning. TEK is knowledge handed down through generations through traditional stories and [...]

By |March 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

National Park Service Southeast Region climate change newsletter

Hi everyone, This is a newsletter I write about climate change for the National Park Service Southeast Region Parks. The purpose of the newsletter is to communicate about climate change happenings, etc... of interest to Park managers. If you have stories or ideas you'd like to contribute, I'm happy to include them in our next [...]

By |February 5th, 2016|Staff Blog|Comments Off on National Park Service Southeast Region climate change newsletter

Climate change, uncertainty, and natural resources management

The Northeast Climate Science Center will host a webinar entitled, "Climate Change, Uncertainty, and Natural Resources Management", today, Wednesday, January 27, at 3:30 p.m. EST. Overview: Uncertainty impedes management, and climate change represents an important recent source of uncertainty. Adaptive resource management (ARM) was developed as a means of making good decisions in the face [...]

By |January 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Greenhouse gas mitigation workshop

Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Workshop Agricultural Solutions: adapting to and mitigating climate change on farms and forests in the Southeastern US When: January 20-21 2016 Where: Virtual; register at serch.us/workshop Who: NRCS extension, FSA, RD, FS Field Staff, state and private forestry, Land managers, landowners, general public How: Register at serch.us/workshop. Email Sarah Wiener with any questions (sswiener@ncsu.edu). [...]

By |January 20th, 2016|0 Comments

New PINEMAP tools help foresters plan for the future

The PINEMAP decision support system (DSS) is a map-based collection of climate and forest productivity web tools designed to provide region-wide information on likely future climate risks, opportunities, and impacts on southern pine at a watershed-scale. DSS tools transform output from PINEMAP research into a framework to allow professional foresters and clients to make informed [...]

By |December 17th, 2015|Member Blog|Comments Off on New PINEMAP tools help foresters plan for the future

Winter 2015 edition of the Southeast Region’s “Hot Topics” climate change newsletter

Please find attached the Winter 2015 edition of the "Hot Topics" newsletter produced by the Southeast Regional Climate Change program.  In this edition of the newsletter, you will find various articles regarding forest vulnerability in southeastern parks, guidance on assessing climate hazards on facilities and guidance on assessing vulnerabilities on transportation assets. In addition to list of [...]

By |March 12th, 2015|Member Blog|Comments Off on Winter 2015 edition of the Southeast Region’s “Hot Topics” climate change newsletter

Third Thursday Web Forum

January 15th, 2015: "Assessing climate change vulnerability of ecosystems in the Southeast" by Jennifer Costanza, NCSU Biodiversity and Spatial Information Center To aid regional conservation planning efforts, Dr. Jennifer Costanza assessed climate change vulnerability for twelve ecosystems in the southeastern U.S. and Caribbean. For each ecosystem, she synthesized available literature and GIS data related to three components [...]

By |January 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Working with students on climate change adaptation

Hi Everyone, I am writing to share with you my experiences this past fall semester in working with a talented group of students at NCSU.  This past fall, we (NPS Southeast Region/South Atlantic LCC) formed a partnership with the Southeast Climate Science Center and NCSU to teach a graduate level course in climate change adaptation, [...]

By |January 7th, 2015|Staff Blog|Comments Off on Working with students on climate change adaptation

Hot Topics – Southeast Regional Climate Change Fall Newsletter is now available

Hot Topics is a quarterly newsletter that the Southeast Regional Climate Change program has developed. We hope that the LCC staff and partners might find it useful. Please see it linked to this post and contact us with your feedback. We also are looking for your conrtibutions in the form of short or long articles, [...]

By |December 2nd, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on Hot Topics – Southeast Regional Climate Change Fall Newsletter is now available