Hilary Morris

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About Hilary Morris

Hilary helps people use the South Atlantic and Southeast Blueprints, and incorporates their feedback to make these tools more useful to everyone in the conservation community. She also takes the lead on communications for the South Atlantic Blueprint and the broader Southeast Conservation Adaptation Strategy.

Fall 2020 Third Thursday Web Forum schedule

The fall Third Thursday Web Forum schedule is now available, so take a look at our upcoming speakers and mark your calendars! We're switching to Microsoft Teams to conveniently run the audio and video connection through the same platform. As always, these webinars are held on the third Thursday of each month at 10 am [...]

By |September 9th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on Fall 2020 Third Thursday Web Forum schedule

Results of Draft South Atlantic Blueprint 2020 virtual workshops

Comments from a North Coastal Plain workshop. We had so much fun hosting two weeks of virtual workshops to review Draft South Atlantic Blueprint 2020! Thanks again to everyone who attended and provided feedback. While we wish we could have met in person, Mural seemed to work pretty well as an online alternative [...]

By |August 6th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on Results of Draft South Atlantic Blueprint 2020 virtual workshops

Flyer for August Third Thursday Web Forum

For the last four months, we've been collaborating with the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center to bring you a Summer Science Series of webinars during the regular Third Thursday Web Forum slot. This month, we're back to hosting our own webinars on our usual platform. Here's a flyer to preview the last Third Thursday Web [...]

By |August 6th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on Flyer for August Third Thursday Web Forum

Draft South Atlantic Blueprint 2020 is available online

A draft of South Atlantic Blueprint 2020 is now online! You can go ahead and check it out in two ways: Explore it online. Please be patient with some formatting quirks since we're currently migrating to a new platform and still working out the bugs. If the legend doesn’t display for you, just remember that [...]

By |July 8th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on Draft South Atlantic Blueprint 2020 is available online

Three organizations in SC use the Blueprint to support successful grants!

Samworth WMA. Photo courtesy of Emily Purcell, Ducks Unlimited. One of the most common ways folks often use the Blueprint is to strengthen their grant proposals. Often, funders want to know how a proposed project contributes to regional objectives and partner priorities, and the Blueprint can serve as that shared strategy! The indicators [...]

By |May 6th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on Three organizations in SC use the Blueprint to support successful grants!

The Southeast CASC & South Atlantic Spring/Summer Science Series

As I mentioned last month, we're partnering with the wonderful folks at the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center (SE CASC) to put on a great webinar series this April through July! These webinars will take place in our usual South Atlantic Third Thursday Web Forum Series time slot, on the third Thursday of every month [...]

By |April 6th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on The Southeast CASC & South Atlantic Spring/Summer Science Series

Preview of upcoming web forums

We have some great speakers lined up for the Third Thursday Web Forum this spring and summer! Starting next month, we're collaborating with the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center (SE CASC) to bring you a series of presentations on SE CASC projects relevant to conservation in the South Atlantic region. While we put the finishing [...]

By |March 11th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on Preview of upcoming web forums

“Buried in mud” article explores link between wildfire and water quality

The Rim Fire burned 256,000 acres of Stanislaus National Forest and Yosemite National Park in 2013. Photo by USDA Forest Service/Chris Stewart, CC BY 2.0. Staying on track to meet the SECAS goal will take some creative approaches for funding management actions--especially in the fire-dependent ecosystems of the South Atlantic. Through SECAS, the [...]

By |March 10th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on “Buried in mud” article explores link between wildfire and water quality

Who used the Blueprint in 2019: A South Atlantic Blueprint user roundup

South Atlantic Conservation Blueprint 2.2 Let’s ring in the new year by looking back at who used the South Atlantic Blueprint in 2019! We’ll get into a few stories in detail, but first, as NPR’s Kai Ryssdal says on Marketplace, “let’s do the numbers.” So far, over 140 people from 65 different organizations [...]

By |January 8th, 2020|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on Who used the Blueprint in 2019: A South Atlantic Blueprint user roundup