Professional Conferences and Workshops
Carolinas Climate Resilience Conference
Hybrid, attend in person or virtually
Durham, North Carolina
May 10-12, 2021
The major events of 2020, including the coronavirus pandemic, social justice movement, and extreme weather events, have presented the adaptation community with both challenges and opportunities as they look toward a more resilient future. Lessons learned and active research about these current issues and their connections to climate change in the Carolinas are part of the conference’s session and presentation topics. Featured topics include actionable climate science, climate resilience planning and recovery, collaborative climate adaptation, communication and engagement, economics of climate adaptation, and equitable adaptation.
Shellfish Mariculture in South Carolina: Market Trends
May 13, 2021, 1:00-2:30 pm
This webinar will provide results of recent Clemson University research on consumer behaviors toward local shellfish consumption and the economic impact of shellfish mariculture in South Carolina. The information will provide useful data and findings for people in the restaurant and hospitality industries, seafood producers, fishermen and aquaculturists, marketing professionals, and any stakeholders with a vested interest in South Carolina seafood products.
A Community on Ecosystem Services Conference
Bonita Springs, Florida
December 13-16, 2021
This conference brings together professionals, researchers, and policy-makers involved with ecosystem services, in partnership with Ecosystem Markets and the Ecosystem Services Partnership, to provide an open forum to share experiences, methods, and tools for assessing and incorporating ecosystem services into public and private decisions. The focus of the conference is to engage these groups to advance the use of ecosystem services science and practice in resource management and other societal decisions.