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The NE CSC Presents a New Webinar Series: "Extreme Events and Climate Change: Adapting to an Uncertain Future"


09/05/2013


The NE CSC introduces the first webinars in a new series for the 2013-2014 academic year focusing on extreme events and climate change adaptation:

Monday, September 23, 3:30 pm ET - The New Communication Climate: Exploring how fast-evolving information pathways and platforms can limit losses where people live in harm's way, Andrew Revkin, The New York Times (Or join us live at ELab II, Room 119, UMass Amherst Campus)

Wednesday, October 9, 3:30 pm ET - Sustaining Forests in the Face of Uncertainty, Maria Janowiak, NIACS

Wednesday, October 23, 3:30 pm ET - Climate adaptation in the Great Lakes region: Application of networks of boundary organizations, Donald Scavia and Maria Carmen Lemos, GLISA

Wednesday, November 6, 3:30 pm ET - The Great Outdoors: How communities use and value New York City's natural areas and open spaces in an era of climate change, Erika Svendsen, US Forest Service

Wednesday, November 20, 3:30 pm ET - Conservation in the face of climate change: How can decision makers use the best available science in preparation for extreme events?, Michael Runge, USGS

Wednesday, December 4, 3:30 pm ET - Paleo perspectives on climate extremes, Raymond Bradley, UMass Amherst


For more information or to join a webinar, please visit: https://necsc.umass.edu/webinars