Climate Change and Southern New England Forests (Workshop/Training)

Climate Change and Southern New England Forests was organized to enable natural resource professionals integrate climate change considerations into management and conservation. About 90 professionals attended the event, which:

  • Provided information on the current and anticipated effects of climate change on Southern New England and its forests
  • Described resources and tools that can be used to integrate climate change into resource conservation
  • Outlined adaptation concepts and strategies in the context of sustainable forest management
  • Identified actions that enhance the ability of forests and other ecosystems to adapt to changing conditions
 
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Other Links and Resources

 
We also hosted a Forest Adaptation Planning and Practices session on September 24 for a limited number of participants. This unique opportunity provided hands-on training to help natural resource managers incorporate climate change considerations into management planning and activities. 

Check out the list of future Forest Adaptation Planning and Practices sessions or contact Maria Janowiak (906-482-6303 x29) to be added to a list to hear about future sessions in New England.