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Third Thursday Web Forum: Building adaptive capacity in a coastal region experiencing global change

**Please note that we’re using Zoom for this webinar instead of the usual connection information – please register in advance!** “Building adaptive capacity in a coastal region experiencing global change” with Mitch Eaton, Research Ecologist, Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center Join us for the second webinar in a Spring/Summer Science Series brought to you by [...]

By |May 21st, 2020|0 Comments

Sea-level rise impacts in Atlanta: New national predictions of SLR migrants

One of the more interesting, and hard to predict, impacts of sea-level rise is how people are going to respond to it. Sure, there will continue to be local actions like living shorelines, hardening, and elevating buildings, but people are also very mobile. How many people might leave coastal areas entirely and where might they go? [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Blueprint Staff Blog, Featured|Comments Off on Sea-level rise impacts in Atlanta: New national predictions of SLR migrants

Third Thursday Web Forum

October 16th, 2014:  "Dealing with sea-level rise in Blueprint 2.0" with Rua Mordecai, Science Coordinator, South Atlantic LCC To explain how Blueprint 2.0 will integrate the threat of sea level rise, Rua will walk through an explicit example linking sea-level rise projections to a subset of your cooperative's coastal indicators. Instructions for Instant Net Conference (visual): [...]

By |October 16th, 2014|0 Comments

Webinar watch: Modeling and abating the impacts of sea-level rise on five estuaries in the Gulf of Mexico

Laura Geselbracht of the Nature Conservancy and the mangrove team lead for the Gulf Coast Vulnerability Assessment will be presenting a webinar on Modeling and Abating the Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Five Estuaries in the Gulf of Mexico. The webinar is Wednesday, October 1 at 3pm EDT.  The webinar link and conference line [...]

By |September 29th, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on Webinar watch: Modeling and abating the impacts of sea-level rise on five estuaries in the Gulf of Mexico

Third Thursday Web Forum

September 18th, 2014:  “Synthesis of high and low marsh habitat mapping, vulnerability and responses to sea-level rise in the South Atlantic region” with Tom Allen and J.P. Walsh, East Carolina University  This South Atlantic LCC-funded project provides consistent spatial datasets on high and low marsh depicting historic distributions and dynamics, current distributions, and future vulnerability. Project provides estimates [...]

By |September 18th, 2014|0 Comments

Third Thursday Web Forum

June 19th, 2014: "Beyond just sea level rise: incorporating climate into coastal wetland vulnerability assessments" with Dr. Mike Osland, a research ecologist with the USGS/National Wetlands Research Center and Gulf Coastal Plains & Ozarks LCC Along the Gulf of Mexico coast, climate greatly influences coastal wetland ecosystem structure and function. The coast spans two relatively dramatic [...]

By |June 19th, 2014|0 Comments

Project results that are coming soon

While Amy has been doing blog posts when project results are ready and up on the Conservation Planning Atlas, a number of you have been asking for updates on accessing data from specific projects that are getting close to (or are already) finished. Here's an update on a few of those. I'll try to do more [...]

By |June 6th, 2014|Blueprint Staff Blog|Comments Off on Project results that are coming soon

South Atlantic LCC FY2012 funded science projects

The results are in and after an extensive review by a variety of subject matter experts, your steering committee is happy to announce the selection of the cooperative’s 2012 science projects! These projects represent a significant investment ($1.3 m) in the immediately limiting gaps needed to develop the South Atlantic Conservation Blueprint. Thanks to all [...]

By |July 27th, 2012|Member Blog|Comments Off on South Atlantic LCC FY2012 funded science projects