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Webinar: New Recovery Plan Review from the Gulf of Mexico Alliance

Please join the Peninsular Florida Landscape Conservation Cooperative for a webinar! Date: October 27, 2017 Time: 11:00 AM EDT Presenters: Caroline Gorga, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Julia Lightner, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Summary: This webinar will present a new report that focuses on recovery actions for species listed as Endangered or Threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The report, Recovery Plan [...]

By |October 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Identification of Gulf of Mexico ecosystem indicators using an ecological resilience framework

Tuesday, August 29, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC Identification of Gulf of Mexico Ecosystem Indicators using an Ecological Resilience Framework by Kathy Goodin of NatureServe. Resource managers must monitor ecologically appropriate indicators to effectively evaluate the performance of their activities and to guide adaptive management. To support indicator monitoring efforts, we [...]

By |August 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Gulf Coastal Plains and Ozarks LCC seeking candidates for 4 Gulf Strategic Conservation Assessment positions

We are very pleased to announce four position opportunities to support the Strategic Conservation Assessment of Gulf Coast Landscapes (SCA) project. The Restore Council approved the SCA project as one among a suite of projects in the 2015 initial Funded Priorities List. This project will coalesce existing conservation and socioeconomic priorities into conservation planning decision [...]

By |May 19th, 2017|Featured, Member Blog|Comments Off on Gulf Coastal Plains and Ozarks LCC seeking candidates for 4 Gulf Strategic Conservation Assessment positions

Ongoing efforts and challenges for managing deep-sea corals in the Gulf of Mexico

Speaker: Morgan Kilgour, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8236288050617849092 Sponsors: This webinar is part of a NOAA Deep Sea Coral Research and Technology Program webinar series to highlight research, exploration, and management of deep-sea corals and sponges around the U.S. Seminar POC: Heather.Coleman@noaa.gov (301-427-8650) Abstract: Currently, U.S. Fishery Management Councils have two [...]

By |January 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Your opportunity to review Gulf Coastal Plains & Ozarks LCC draft conservation blueprints

Wondering how to get more involved with your neighboring LCC in the Gulf of Mexico? Your voice needs to be heard to ensure that your organization’s efforts, interests and values are reflected in the Gulf Coastal Plains & Ozarks (GCPO) LCC draft Conservation Blueprint. Anyone can now provide comments on the GCPO LCC's Conservation Planning [...]

By |March 29th, 2016|Member Blog|Comments Off on Your opportunity to review Gulf Coastal Plains & Ozarks LCC draft conservation blueprints

Webinar watch: Modeling and abating the impacts of sea-level rise on five estuaries in the Gulf of Mexico

Laura Geselbracht of the Nature Conservancy and the mangrove team lead for the Gulf Coast Vulnerability Assessment will be presenting a webinar on Modeling and Abating the Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Five Estuaries in the Gulf of Mexico. The webinar is Wednesday, October 1 at 3pm EDT.  The webinar link and conference line [...]

By |September 29th, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on Webinar watch: Modeling and abating the impacts of sea-level rise on five estuaries in the Gulf of Mexico

NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program update

Posted on behalf of Russ Beard: I would like to provide you with an update on the NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program and highlight a few upcoming events. Science Plan We continue to develop the science plan, which will guide the Program’s activities in the long-term. We anticipate releasing the plan for public comment this [...]

By |August 20th, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program update

5th Annual NOAA/NGI Gulf Hypoxia Research Coordination Workshop, July 14-16, 2014

The 5th Annual NOAA/NGI Gulf Hypoxia Research Coordination Workshop will be held July 14-16, 2014 at the Mississippi State Science and Technology Center at Stennis Space Center, MS.  This year the discussion will focus on advancing ecological modeling for diversions and hypoxia in the northern Gulf of Mexico.  See below for ways to remotely access the [...]

By |July 11th, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on 5th Annual NOAA/NGI Gulf Hypoxia Research Coordination Workshop, July 14-16, 2014

Position announcement: Gulf of Mexico Regional Coastal Training Program Coordinator

The Coastal Training Programs at the five Gulf of Mexico National Estuarine Research Reserves (Apalachicola in FL, Rookery Bay in FL, Weeks Bay in AL, Grand Bay in MS, and Mission-Aransas in TX) are searching for a candidate to serve as the Gulf of Mexico Regional Coastal Training Program Coordinator. The full-time Gulf Regional Coastal [...]

By |April 29th, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on Position announcement: Gulf of Mexico Regional Coastal Training Program Coordinator

Webinar: Decision support tools for climate adaptation planning

In lieu of our regularly scheduled Third Thursday Web Forum, your South Atlantic LCC is happy to co-host a special webinar that featured "Decision support tools for conservation planning". Please join NOAA and the Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs) along the Gulf Coast (Peninsular Florida, South Atlantic, Gulf Coastal Plains and Ozarks and Gulf Coast Prairie) on January 17, 2013 [...]

By |January 17th, 2013|0 Comments