March 2016 Events Round Up

Events

17-18 March: North Carolina Water Resources Research Institute Annual Conference. Raleigh, NC. Early registration ends March 10. Learn more.
29-30 March: ACCO’s Climate Fundamentals Academy: South Florida Regional Workshop #2. Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Learn more.

Items of Interest

The NSF is awarding rapid response grants to study the current El Niño, which is projected to be one of the strongest on record. Awards address effects on coral reefs, connections between rainfall and landslides, and signatures of past El Niños in ice caps. Learn more.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a new online training module, “Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources.” The 45-minute training module is intended to increase water resource professionals’ understanding of the causes of climate change, its potential impacts on water resources. Learn more.

Upcoming Events

4-6 April: Local Solutions: Eastern Regional Climate Preparedness Conference. Baltimore, MD.  Learn more
12-13 April: South Atlantic Living Shorelines Summit. Jacksonville, FL. Learn more
13-15 April: Building Adaptive Capacity in the Southeast and Caribbean through a Climate Community of Practice: SEC CCoP Member Workshop, Tybee Island, GA. Learn more.
18-22 April: 6th National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration (NCER). Coral Springs, FL.  Learn more
3-5 May: 3rd Sea Level Rise Summit hosted by the Florida Center for Environmental Studies. Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Learn more.
18-22 July: ACCO’s 2016 Climate Strategies Forum – East Coast. Arlington, VA. Learn more.
18-22 July: Mangroves and Macrobenthos Meeting. St. Augustine, FL.Learn more

Is there anything you’d like us to share?

E-mail Amanda Brennan at abrennan@sc.edu if there is a news item or event you would like to share with fellow SEC CCoP members in future editions of the monthly roundup.

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