Photo by Dan Rosenberg
The Pacific Coast Joint Venture in Alaska
works with partners to implement
bird habitat conservation projects state-wide.
News for Alaska Partners, July 2014
To read archived What's New announcements, click here.
Last Updated: June 30th, 2014
Charlotte Martin Foundation Wildlife and Habitat Grants. Proposals accepted August 1-September 30
Western Alaska LCC releases ?Long-term Science Strategy
Tools and resources
Coastal Fish Habitat Partnerships newsletter features mapping and inventory projects in Mat-Su Basin
Birds and biodiversity
NASA Earth Observatory satellite photos feature Aleutian Islands and bird habitat
Seabirds as marine ecosystem indicators across the Aleutian Archipelago
Sarah Schoen, et al, USGS, June 2014
Circumpolar Seabird Expert Group (CBird)
Promotes conservation, management and research activities among circumpolar countries and improves communication between seabird scientists and managers inside and outside the Arctic.
Conferences and training
Addressing Climate-related Uncertainty for Natural Resource Management. July 28 - August 1, Anchorage
USFWS National Conservation Training Center Course #ALC3192
When the Heat is On: Persuasive Speaking on Environmental Risk, Controversies, and High-Stakes Topics. Anchorage
Part One: September 23
Part two: September 24
Facilitation Skills For Environmental Professionals. September 25-26, Anchorage.