Webinars

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September 11, 2017

Conservation planning is riddled with uncertainties, from biophysical factors such as climate change and natural disasters to socioeconomic variables, particularly political regimes and funding cycles.

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September 1, 2017

Restored and remnant riparian habitat in arid western North America can be highly vulnerable to drought and changes in agricultural water management practices; yet, environmental flow deliveries have the potential to mitigate groundwate

September 1, 2017

The Pacific Islands offer a number of contrasts with continental North America that affect the development of LCDs.  The Pacific Islands Climate Change Cooperative encompasses a huge ocean area peppered with small, unique islands.

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September 1, 2017

Remotely sensed data are valuable for monitoring, assessing, and managing impacts on arid and semi-arid lands caused by drought or other changes in the natural environment.

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September 1, 2017

Cynthia will discuss the collaborative conservation effort being undertaken through the Southeast Conservation Adaptation Strategy (SECAS).

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August 30, 2017

Northern Latitudes LCCs Webinar Series: Disabled Vessel Drift in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands

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August 11, 2017

The western Corn Belt is a regional hotspot for cropland expansion and grassland loss. To gain insights into these processes, a team from South Dakota State University collected data on farm operators and their land use decisions in eastern ND and SD through a mail survey.

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July 26, 2017

This is the last of four webinars to share the results of vulnerability assessments conducted for regionally significant natural resources, some of which were identified by participants at two Adaptation Forum workshops hosted by the Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperative in 2016.

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July 25, 2017

This is the third of four webinars to share the results of vulnerability assessments conducted for regionally significant natural resources, some of which were identified by participants at two Adaptation Forum workshops hosted by the Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperative in 2016.

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July 12, 2017

This is the second of four webinars to share the results of vulnerability assessments conducted for regionally significant natural resources, some of which were identified by participants at two Adaptation Forum workshops hosted by the Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperative in 2016.

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July 11, 2017

This is the first of four webinars to share the results of vulnerability assessments conducted for regionally significant natural resources, some of which were identified by participants at two Adaptation Forum workshops hosted by the Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperative in 2016.

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June 8, 2017

Presenters: Cami Dixon, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Kristine Askerooth, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Tewaukon National Wildlife Refuge

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June 5, 2017


Presenters: William T. Flatley, Dept. of Geography, University of Central Arkansas; Frances C. O’Donnell, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Auburn University

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April 25, 2017

Landscape Conservation Design brings people together around landscape-scale data in order to co-create strategies that conserve things we care about.

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April 19, 2017
In 2016 and 2017, Fishers & Farmers Partnership For the Upper Mississippi River Basin piloted the Watershed Leaders Network. Two three-day, experiential workshops drew leadership teams from locally-led watershed groups in agricultural sub-basins of five Upper Mississippi River Basin states.
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April 13, 2017
This recorded project webinar presents the ecosystem service mapping results of a three-part project that focuses on the services (i.e. nature’s benefits) important to private landowners, conducted by Duke University's Nicholas Institute.
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April 7, 2017

If you want to avoid some of the pitfalls associated with landscape conservation design (LCD) this webinar is for you! Learning how not to design resilient and sustainable landscapes is as important as learning how to design them.

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March 30, 2017

The UW-Madison Arboretum’s Curtis Prairie, named for renowned UW-Madison botanist John Curtis, is often regarded as the world’s oldest restored prairie.

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March 27, 2017

The United States and Mexico have engaged in restoration of the Colorado River Delta under Minute 319, a binational agreement on Colorado River management.

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March 27, 2017

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 inv

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March 22, 2017

Andrew Stephenson and Kristin Shaw provide an overview of the Agroecology TAG and Ecological Places in Cities (EPiC), recent activities, and how you can get involved.

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March 20, 2017

This eight-part series on drainage water management was developed by Extension engineers at land-grant universities across the Midwest in collaboration with USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service in 2014.

Map of South Atlantic LCC priority areas for conservation.
March 20, 2017

Rua will discuss the South Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative's process for selecting ecosystem indicators. These indicators measure natural and cultural resource integrity for the lands and waters of the region.

There are multiple programs within the WaterSMART program.
March 20, 2017

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 stak

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March 14, 2017

This webinar’s goal is to improve participants’ knowledge in applying tools to improve riparian restoration to account for anticipated climate change. The presenter will overview anticipated climate change and implications to riparian restoration on California’s central coast.

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February 28, 2017

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.

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February 22, 2017

Nathan Eckert discusses the complex life-cycle of native freshwater mussels and how the challenges it presents are dealt with in the hatchery setting.

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February 19, 2017

The goal of the NWBR Synthesis is to develop shared conservation priorities and implementation strategies across the region by synthesizing existing landscape planning and science. In this informational webinar we:

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February 7, 2017

Is California's drought over? Find out in the most recent drought & climate outlook webinar. These webinars are designed to provide timely information on current drought status and associated regional impacts, as well as a preview of current and developing climatic events (i.e.

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January 18, 2017

Speakers:

Bonnie Magnuson-Skeels, UC Davis Center for Watershed Sciences

Wesley Walker, UC Davis Center for Watershed Sciences

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December 21, 2016

Responding to population pressures, fragmentation and other stressors that threaten long-term sustainability of coastal resources in the Great Lakes region, the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes Landscape Conservation Cooperative has acted to unify federal agencies, state agencies and non-governmenta

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December 7, 2016

Stakeholder participation is a foundation of good water governance. In the Upper Santa Cruz River basin in Arizona, USA, the University of Arizona Water Resources Research Center (WRRC) convened a project aimed at providing scientific underpinnings for groundwater planning and management.

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November 27, 2016

Landscape Conservation Planning and Design Workshop webinar for the Transboundary Madrean Watershed. Webinar highlights

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November 27, 2016

Presenters: The webinar will be presented by Louise Misztal, Maureen Correll, and Colleen Whitaker of DLCC Landscape Conservation Planning and Design Core Team.

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November 26, 2016

Presenters: The webinar will be presented by Louise Misztal, Maureen Correll, and Tahnee Robertson of the DLCC Landscape Conservation Planning and Design Core Team.

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November 18, 2016

Presenter: Dr. Patrick Crist, NatureServe

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November 5, 2016

On November 4, 2016, Dr. Peter Adler, Utah State University, discussed how sagebrush sensitivity to climate change varies across the region and the strengths and weaknesses of various climate modeling approaches.