[Coral-List] National Adaptation Forum: Action Today for a Better Tomorrow, 2-4 April 2013, Denver, CO
lara at ecoadapt.org
Mon Sep 24 19:08:48 EDT 2012
National Adaptation Forum
/*Action today for a better tomorrow*/
2-4 April 2013 ~ Denver, CO
You are invited to be a part of the *1st National Adaptation Forum
(NAF): /Action today for a better tomorrow/*. Please join us as we
kick-off the inaugural convening of adaptation practitioners and experts
from around the country focused on moving from adaptation planning to
Goals of the NAF:
* Provide a professional development opportunity for the adaptation
* Contribute to the development of a community of practice around
climate change adaptation.
* Create a venue for practitioners to share information, progress, and
strategies, in order to build the capacity of their community.
* Supporting on the ground implementation by providing managers and
regional experts with a venue to exchange knowledge of and tools for
incorporating climate change into their work.
This professional development event affords attendees the opportunity to
learn more about how to make their work climate smart, share what they
have learned with others, and develop a stronger network to be climate
savvy in all that they do.
NAF Executive Committee Members include:
Margaret Davidson, NOAA
Naomi Edelson, National Wildlife Federation
Mike Goldstein, U.S. Forest Service
Lara Hansen, EcoAdapt
Noah Matson, Defenders of Wildlife
Amber Pairis, CA Department of Fish and Game
Joel Scheraga, U.S. EPA
*For more information please visit: www.nationaladaptationforum.org
<http://www.nationaladaptationforum.org/>. The agenda is coming soon, a
call for abstracts (trainings, symposia and working group proposals)
open October 15th , and registration will open November 1st. We hope you
can make it and look forward to seeing you there.*
Lara J. Hansen, Ph.D.
Chief Scientist and Executive Director
P.O. Box 11195
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
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