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Registration Open for Conference on Forested Wetlands

Nov 15, 2023

Registration is now open for the Forested Wetlands of the Upper Estuary conference scheduled for March 5-7, 2024 in Charleston, S.C. Participants will convene to discuss the state of knowledge regarding tidally-influenced forested wetlands (TFW) in the Southeast and to build an understanding of information needs, including ecosystem and ecological services provided by TFWs, cultural identities related to this resource, cross-system management comparisons, and decision-management frameworks.

The conference is sponsored by the Consortium, National Sea Grant Office, Clemson University, College of Charleston, and U.S. Geological Survey. For more information, contact Brita Jessen, Interdisciplinary Research and Partnerships lead, at (843) 953-6417 or Amanda Guthrie, Coastal Climate and Resilience specialist, at (843) 953-2097.