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PCJV U.S. Coordinator


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, August 2014

To read archived What's New announcements, click here.
Last Updated: August 1st, 2014

Funding Opportunities

ConocoPhillips Spirit of Conservation Program 2014
Pre-proposals due: August 18

Mat-Su Salmon Habitat Partnership
2015 Request for Proposals Deadline: October 1

Charlotte Martin Foundation Wildlife and Habitat Grants
Proposals accepted: Aug 1 - Sept 30

Yukon River Restoration and Enhancement Fund
Call for Proposals

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, Meetings and Training

When the Heat is On: Persuasive Speaking on Environmental Risk, Controversies, and High-Stakes Topics
September 23, Anchorage

Facilitation Skills For Environmental Professionals
September 25-26, Anchorage

Alaska Bird Conference
Guest speaker: Gerit Vyn. Side meetings of Boreal Partners in Flight, Alaska Shorebird Group, and Alaska Raptor Group will be held during the conference.
December 9-11, Juneau

Tom Rothe

Tom Rothe
Alaska PCJV Coordinator
or 907.240.1717

Next Alaska partner meeting:
Contact Tom for more info