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New study shows longleaf corridors increase plant diversity

This figure from the paper shows one of 10 experimental landscapes from the study, each containing a center fragment that is either connected or unconnected to peripheral fragments of open longleaf pine savanna surrounded [...]

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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, [...]

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

The Nature Conservancy’s Resilient Coastal Sites for Conservation in the South Atlantic

Marsh on Bulls Island at Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge in SC. Photo courtesy of the USFWS. Our coastal and estuarine environments are key areas to build and sustain resiliency in the face [...]

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Winter Third Thursday Web Forum schedule released

The winter Third Thursday Web Forum schedule is now available. We’re skipping the December web forum for the holidays, and we've lined up our first speakers in 2020! As always, these webinars are held on [...]

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South Atlantic indicator improvements in the works

As you probably know by now, we're always working on ways to improve the South Atlantic Ecosystem Indicators. With a South Atlantic Blueprint update on the horizon for next year, we're putting some extra focus [...]

By |December 6th, 2019|Categories: Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Tags: , , |Comments Off on South Atlantic indicator improvements in the works

A fun way of looking at how species use the deep ocean

This deep-sea lizardfish was seen around 1,610 meters (5,282 feet) during the final dive of the Windows to the Deep 2019 expedition. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Windows [...]

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