Upcoming Events


Third Thursday Web Forum: Mapping ecosystem services to enhance conservation

“Mapping ecosystem services to enhance conservation” with Katie Warnell, policy associate in the Ecosystem Services Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University In this webinar, Katie will introduce the Nicholas Institute’s work on ecosystem services mapping and discuss how these mapping products can be used to enhance conservation work in the [...]

By |July 18th, 2019|0 Comments

An accounting approach to ecosystem services for public- and private-sector decision making in the United States

Location: Online Webinar Date & time: Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm Contact: Katie Locklier, katie.locklier@duke.edu Natural capital accounting—a tool being used in dozens of countries globally and by the private sector—tracks changes in ecosystem services and directly ties these changes to costs and benefits across different economic sectors. In this National Ecosystem Services Partnership webinar, Ken Bagstad [...]

By |February 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Connecting actions to indicators: An update from the Duke team

For many conservation or resource management organizations, understanding how to measure the impacts of management actions is an important task and the South Atlantic LCC is no exception. The endpoints are clear--the Blueprint indicators-- so the task becomes modeling how management actions (e.g., prescribed burning, ecosystem restoration, land acquisitions) affect them. I am one of [...]

By |November 4th, 2015|Blueprint Staff Blog|Comments Off on Connecting actions to indicators: An update from the Duke team