April News and Events Round Up

April 2016 Events 

4-6 April: Local Solutions: Eastern Regional Climate Change Preparedness Conference, Baltimore MD.  Learn more
7 April: Webinar: Resilient by Design Learn more
11 April: Webinar: Diving in to Sea Level Change: It’s ‘App’ropriate  Learn more
12-13 April: South Atlantic Living Shorelines Summit. Jacksonville, FL. Learn more
14 April: Webinar: Ocean Exploration and MPAs: Priorities, Technological Advances, and Partnerships, Learn more
13-15 April: Southeast and Caribbean Climate Community of Practice meeting. Tybee Island, GA Learn more
18-22 April: 6th National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration (NCER). Coral Springs, FL.Learn more
19-21 April: Gulf of Mexico Climate Community of Practice (CoP) Annual Meeting, Biloxi, MS. Learn more

Items of Interest

The Northern Gulf of Mexico Sentinel Site Cooperative has a new resource – Keeping Pace: A Short Guide to navigating sea level rise models. This quick four-pager covers the importance of model selection, helpful concepts, model categories, and an example of how to utilize these models to address coastal issues. Learn more.
Findings from two new studies project higher sea levels for this century. Learn more in the news articles below.

Upcoming Events

3-5 May: 3rd Sea Level Rise Summit hosted by the Florida Center for Environmental Studies, Ft. Lauderdale, FL Learn more

6-7 June: National Groundwater Association – Groundwater from the Mountains to the Sea in the Central Atlantic Region, Virginia Beach, VA. Learn more

18-20 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
22-25 August: EcoStream Stream Ecology and Restoration Conference, Asheville, NC Learn more
12-14, September: Carolinas Climate Resilience Conference, Charlotte, NC Learn more
19-21 October: 11th Annual Regional Stormwater Conference, Birmingham AL. Learn more

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