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Third Thursday Web Forum

July 16th, 2015:  "Mapping the ocean: The value of marine assessments in conserving important resources" with Mary Conley, The Nature Conservancy It is an important time for ocean management when new and expanding uses are placing additional pressure on our marine environments. Understanding where existing resources are located and what areas are being used is [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

April 16th, 2015: "Blueprint 2.0 workshops and next steps" with Rua Mordecai, South Atlantic LCC Rua will provide an update on the recently-completed round of Blueprint 2.0 workshops. Your cooperative convened 8 workshops in Raleigh, Atlanta, Tallahassee, and Charleston over the last month, attended by almost 200 people from 65 organizations who helped shape the direction of [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

March 19th, 2015:  "Mechanisms of aquatic species invasions across the South Atlantic LCC" with Amy Benson, U.S. Geological Survey This project represents the first attempt to utilize the USGS Nonindigenous Species Aquatic database (NAS) to inform an LCC conservation blueprint. The NAS contains sightings records (i.e. presence-only) dating back to 1857 for 282 nonindigenous plant and animal [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

January 15th, 2015: "Assessing climate change vulnerability of ecosystems in the Southeast" by Jennifer Costanza, NCSU Biodiversity and Spatial Information Center To aid regional conservation planning efforts, Dr. Jennifer Costanza assessed climate change vulnerability for twelve ecosystems in the southeastern U.S. and Caribbean. For each ecosystem, she synthesized available literature and GIS data related to three components [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

August 21st, 2014:  "Improving and implementing the Conservation Blueprint" with Hilary Morris and Louise Vaughn, Blueprint User Support, South Atlantic LCC Instructions for Instant Net Conference (visual): 1. Click here to join the meeting (please join about 5 minutes before start time). 2. Enter the required fields. Meeting Number: 441906303 Meeting Passcode:  there is no passcode – JUST LEAVE [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

July 17th, 2014: "South Atlantic indicator models: What have we done and where are we going?" with Rua Mordecai, Science Coordinator, South Atlantic LCC Instructions for Instant Net Conference (visual): 1. Click here to join the meeting (please join about 5 minutes before start time). 2. Enter the required fields. Meeting Number: 441906303 Meeting Passcode:  there is no passcode – JUST LEAVE [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

May 15th, 2014: "Guiding your cooperative: What to expect over the next 12-18 months" with Rua Mordecai, Science Coordinator, and Lori Barrow, Forest Service Liaison and Information Transfer Specialist, South Atlantic LCC Instructions for Instant Net Conference (visual): 1. Click here to join the meeting (please join about 5 minutes before start time). 2. Enter the required fields. [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

April 17th, 2014:  "Can forests take the heat?  Managing pests and ecosystem services in a warming climate" with Steve Frank, Ph.D., North Carolina State University Trees help mitigate the urban heat island effect and provide other services to urban residents. Unfortunately, herbivores are often more abundant and damaging on urban than rural trees.  We have found [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

March 20th, 2014:  "Insight and thoughts from web community: Guiding your cooperative over the next year” with Rua Mordecai and fellow South Atlantic LCC staff Instructions for Instant Net Conference (visual): 1. Click here to join the meeting (please join about 5 minutes before start time). 2. Enter the required fields. Meeting Number: 441906303 Meeting Passcode:  there is [...]

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Third Thursday Web Forum

February 20th, 2014:  "Synthesis of climate model downscaling products for the southeastern United States"with Adrienne Wooten, Graduate Research Assistant & Environmental Meteorologist, State Climate Office of North Carolina Downscaled climate model products have become an important aspect of conservation decision making and ecological modeling with regards to the impacts of climate change. However, the large variety of downscaling techniques has [...]

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