10/14/14 General & Climate Change Working Group meeting notes

Humboldt Bay Initiative General Meeting and Climate Change Working Group Meeting 9am – noon, Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Conference Room, US Fish & Wildlife Office, 1655 Heindon Rd, Arcata Partner News and Updates Brian Tissot, HSU Marine Lab New NSF proposal recently funded, Eric Bjorkstedt will speak to the project later today. Intertidal Surveys around Trinidad, monitoring Seastar Read more.

Safeguarding California – The States Plan for Reducing Climate Risk

The State released the final Safeguarding California Plan for Reducing Climate Risk. The plan updates the 2009 California Climate Adaptation Strategy, highlights climate risks in nine sectors in California, discusses progress to date, and makes realistic sector-specific recommendations. Please visit http://www.resources.ca.gov/climate/for the final report.

Considering Multiple Futures: Scenario Planning to Address Uncertainty in Natural Resource Conservation

A new guide to scenario planning for natural resource management has been released: Considering Multiple Futures: Scenario Planning to Address Uncertainty in Natural Resource Conservation. This guide covers a range of scenario planning approaches and outlines 12 case studies in which this approach is being applied to natural resource management and climate change issues in the US.