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Spatial Planning & Governance for Climate Change Earth Casts (webcasts) – September 1, 2010 Learn about role that spatial planning can play in climate change mitigation and adaptation. Discover the different development strategies available for sustainable place-making. Explore potential governance … Continue reading

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 “We basically have three choices: mitigation, adaptation, and suffering. We’re going to do some of each. The question is what the mix is going to be. The more mitigation we do, the less adaptation will be required and the less suffering … Continue reading

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Climate Risks:  Lessons from 2010’s Extreme Weather http://www.pewclimate.org/blog/gulledgej/ climate-risks-lessons-from-2010%E2%80%99s-extreme-weather

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Modeling Effects of Sea Level Rise in Northern Gulf of Mexico WaterLink International –  August 11, 2010 NOAA has awarded $750,000 for the first year of an anticipated US$3 million research investment to develop the information and tools critically needed … Continue reading

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A couple weeks ago the Compleat Wetlander blog described an opportunity to comment on the Progress Report of the Interagency Climate Change Adaptation Task Force. http://aswm.org/wordpress/2010/05/the-compleat-wetlander-responding-to-a-changing-climate-cast-your-vote-for-protecting-water-wetlands-and-wildlife-by-may-15/.  When I checked the website today: there are over 2000 comments posted.  Included among … Continue reading

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In October of 2010 the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) is scheduled to report to the President on a U.S. approach to climate change adaptation.  It will outline what federal agencies are doing and recommend additional ideas to consider in … Continue reading

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Everyone in the country is aware of our enormous federal deficit and the public is hugely concerned.  There have been too many withdrawals compared to deposits and savings are increasingly scarce. Finding funding to address climate change and more specifically … Continue reading

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As 2009 wound to a close last week, the annual deluge of the ‘year in review stories’ was shared on TV broadcasts, newspapers, radio, magazines and news outlets.  Last week I shared the top five news stories that made headlines … Continue reading

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Perennials, Wetland Plants Compared For Ability To Remove Harmful Nitrogen, Phosphorus Water Online/American Society for Horticultural Science – December 15, 2009 Rapid population growth and urbanization have raised concerns over stormwater runoff contamination. Studies on watersheds indicate that excess nutrients, … Continue reading

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