Upcoming Events


Third Thursday Web Forum: Intersections between coastal protection and fisheries

November 16th: “Intersections between coastal protection and fisheries” with Simeon Yurek, U.S. Geological Survey/South Atlantic LCC Oyster reefs were historically ubiquitous throughout the coastal areas of the southeastern United States, but have declined over recent decades in extent and abundance along the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coasts and elsewhere. Identifying the combinations of factors leading [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum: Tracking prescribed fire and monitoring fire effects

October 19th: “Keeping track of the impacts of fire on open pine ecosystems in the South Atlantic LCC: An update on development of a common database for tracking fire and development of fire effects monitoring protocols in the South Atlantic LCC” with Rickie White, NatureServe This webinar will provide an update on a South Atlantic LCC-funded [...]

By |October 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Fall Third Thursday Web Forum schedule now available

Your cooperative hosts the aptly named Third Thursday Web Forum webinar series on the third Thursday of each month at 10 am. Want to know who is on the schedule for September, October, and November? Click here for an interactive pdf of the flyer, with functioning links. Then mark your calendar so you don't miss [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum: Overview of Conservation Blueprint 2.2

August 17th: “Overview of Conservation Blueprint 2.2” with Rua Mordecai, South Atlantic LCC Tune in to the Third Thursday Web Forum for an overview of the latest and greatest iteration of the Conservation Blueprint, Version 2.2! Your staff have been working hard to incorporate the feedback on the draft received through the spring workshop series. Rua [...]

By |August 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Third Thursday Web Forum: South Atlantic marsh mapping results

April 20th, 2017:  “Marsh mapping results across the span of the South Atlantic LCC” with Tom Allen, Old Dominion University Regional marsh map products have been developed across the extent of the South Atlantic LCC region.  This webinar recaps the thematic classification scheme developed to map high- vs. low- marsh categories. Dr. Allen will cover the object-based [...]

By |April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Third Thursday Web Forum: Gulf of Mexico biological objectives project

***PLEASE NOTE: THIS WEBINAR REQUIRES ADVANCE REGISTRATION THROUGH GOTOMEETING*** February 16th, 2017: “Establishing explicit biological objectives to guide Strategic Habitat Conservation for the Gulf Coast” with John Tirpak (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service), James Cronin (U.S. Geological Survey), and Blair Tirpak (U.S. Geological Survey) If you are a Gulf Coast researcher, conservation planner, or wildlife biologist you will [...]

By |February 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Third Thursday Web Forum – The evolution of the South Atlantic Conservation Blueprint

As your cooperative gears up for another round of Blueprint workshops in March, April, and early May of 2017, Rua will review how the South Atlantic Conservation Blueprint has evolved since Blueprint 1.0 was released in 2014. He will explain the process of developing the latest iteration of the Blueprint, Version 2.1, and provide an overview of how [...]

By |January 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Third Thursday Web Forum – Integrated marine ecosystem modeling

November 17, 2016: “Understanding marine ecosystem changes in the South Atlantic region using an integrated modeling approach” with Dr. Tom Okey, University of Victoria Marine ecosystem changes in the South Atlantic region are driven by multiple factors including climate and ocean variability, fishing, watershed changes, pollution, habitat changes, etc. They are also influenced by coastal and marine resources policies and strategies. [...]

By |November 17th, 2016|0 Comments

Third Thursday Web Forum – Longleaf pine management: Modeling increased water availability from prescribed fire

October 20th, 2016: “Longleaf pine management: Modeling increased water availability from prescribed fire” with Rua Mordecai, South Atlantic LCC The South Atlantic LCC has been collaborating with U.S. Forest Service hydrologists to predict increased water availability resulting from longleaf pine management. This is part of a larger effort to make proposals to national programs from the South Atlantic region [...]

By |October 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Third Thursday Web Forum – Urban conservation: Thinking megaregionally

September 15th, 2016: “Urban conservation: Thinking megaregionally” with David Rouse, Jennifer Henaghan, and Anna Read, American Planning Association Planners and conservationists are working together to bridge their professions in a collaborative project with the South Atlantic LCC and the American Planning Association (APA). Learn how APA is working to integrate local government green/blue infrastructure efforts with regional infrastructure approaches like [...]

By |September 15th, 2016|0 Comments