Upcoming Events

/Tag:climate adaptation

Combining climate adaptation and hazard mitigation plans

The Planning Information Exchange (PIE) will present a free webinar on Thursday, July 7 2016, 1:00 - 2:00 PM entitled “Combining Climate Adaptation and Hazard Mitigation Plans.” Speakers include Kristin Baja, a Climate and Resilience Planner from the Baltimore City Office of Sustainability and Sherrie Collins, the Emergency Manager of Monterey County, California. James Schwab, [...]

By |July 7th, 2016|0 Comments

South Atlantic LCC Third Thursday Web Forum

March 17th, 2016: “Modeling terrestrial habitat connectivity priorities for the South Atlantic region” with Ron Sutherland, Wildlands Network Improving habitat connectivity continues to be the most logical and well-supported method of promoting climate change adaptation by wildlife species. With support from the South Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative, Wildlands Network initiated a multi-year habitat connectivity modeling exercise in 2011. The project, which [...]

By |March 17th, 2016|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|Blueprint Staff Blog|Comments Off on Working with students on climate change adaptation

Implementing the National Climate Adaptation Strategy

Many of you are already familiar with The National Fish, Wildlife, and Plants Climate Adaptation Strategy, but the latest Progress Report focused on implementation is a hot-off-the-press development!  As a refresher, the Strategy is a “call to action that outlines seven key steps needed to safeguard the nation’s valuable living natural resources in a changing climate.”  It [...]

By |September 29th, 2014|Blueprint Staff Blog|Comments Off on Implementing the National Climate Adaptation Strategy