Past Events: Webinar

March 14, 2017 2:00pm to 3:00pm PDT

The Eastern Mojave is one of 3 pilot areas currently developing landscape conservation designs with the Desert Landscape Conservation Cooperative  This brief 1-hour webinar will introduce participants to the Desert LCC and the landscape conservation design process, key partners already involved in the Eastern Mojave, preliminary feedback on how to make this effort successful, and how to get involved.

March 8, 2017 2:00pm to 3:00pm EST

Kristen Bouska

The Floodplain Science Network is a group of scientists, researchers, managers, policy experts, and conservation practitioners that have a common interest in learning from one another in regards to floodplain science, policy, restoration and conservation approaches. This presentation will provide an overview of how the Floodplain Science Network was formed, our accomplishments thus far, and our path forward.

Amanda McColpin

March 1, 2017 11:00am to 12:00pm PST

Speaker: Tom Gardali, Director of the Pacific Coast Central Valley Group Point Blue Conservation Science

March 1, 2017 12:00pm CST

If you are an aquatic biologist, fisheries manager, floodplain manager, hydrologist, water manager, or conservation planner, then you will want to learn about this project focused on the interaction of flow and Alligator Gar. Why? This research uses an innovative Inundation Frequency dataset to identify potential Alligator Gar spawning areas in floodplain reaches of the lower Trinity, then models associated gar recruitment.

February 28, 2017 11:00am to 12:00pm MST

Presenter: Rua Mordecai, Science Coordinator, South Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative

February 27, 2017 1:00pm to 2:00pm PST

Cultural burning means burning with the intent to improve cultural resources. That, however, is a very ambiguous statement.

February 23, 2017 2:00pm to 3:00pm EST

Do you want to engage and educate the public about the value of your Waystation and pollinator gardens? Interpretive and educational signage is very valuable in communicating the importance of why it is important to create monarch and other pollinator habitat, but the task of designing, creating, and installing attractive and durable outdoor signs is daunting for many. This webinar will provide valuable information on how to design and create outdoor signs.

February 22, 2017 2:00pm to 3:00pm EST

Bonnie Keeler

Learn about ongoing Natural Capital Project assessments in Iowa and Minnesota aimed at informing the targeting of restoration and best management practices in agricultural landscapes. Explore why mapping the location and preferences of beneficiaries of various ecosystems services changes how lands are targeted for restoration.

Craig Miller

February 22, 2017 10:00am to 11:00am MST

The American West is now the fastest growing region in the United States and faces serious water challenges related to climate variability and competing demands. As the largest supplier and manager of water in the 17 Western States, the Bureau of Reclamation has a responsibility to work with stakeholders to ensure sustainable water supplies for multiple uses into the future.