Setting a course for a sustainable landscape
Added by Laurel Barnhill on November 26, 2013 at 11:28am — No Comments
Wondering what the North Atlantic LCC will be focusing on in 2014? Here's a nice summary of what came out of the recent steering committee meeting:
Added by Rua Mordecai on November 13, 2013 at 7:00am — No Comments
Thanks to everyone who came to the first two Blueprint workshops in Raleigh. Great progress and conversations about how we can collectively deal with the rapid change happening in the South Atlantic. I was floating between breakout groups and heard some really interesting conversations about dealing with increasing…Continue
Ken recently wrote a blog post about your Cooperative's Blueprint development workshops. Two workshops were recently held in Raleigh and two more will be held in Savannah, GA on November 19th and 20th. During these workshops participants have the opportunity to view spatial data related to indicators and future threats across the South Atlantic.
Many of these data are also available for review…Continue
Added by Amy Keister on November 5, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
As most of you know, populations are growing in our major urban centers but shrinking in many rural counties. The map in the top left shows migration patterns by county over the 2000s. Net migration increases (more people move there than leave) are in blue and decreases are in red.
This is the pattern…Continue
Added by Rua Mordecai on November 5, 2013 at 6:30am — No Comments
We had a great turnout for our two Blueprint development workshops held in Raleigh, NC on October 22nd & 23rd. About fifty folks attended each day. The workshops provided the opportunity to identify locations and conservation actions within the…Continue
Added by Ken McDermond on November 4, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
The National Park Service Southeast Coast Inventory & Monitoring Network is looking for a highly motivated candidate for its vacant Coastal Ecologist position to lead the implementation of coastal shoreline change and salt marsh elevation/vegetation monitoring protocols in coastal National Park Service units of NC, SC, GA, and FL.
Typical work includes the identification, abundance, and condition of coastal salt marsh plant communities, species, and habitats; and the measurement…Continue
Added by Janet Cakir on November 1, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments