Events

Date & Time
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location
Online Webinar
How Natural Capital Assessments Can Help Businesses Make Better Decisions

In this National Ecosystem Services Partnership webinar, Doug MacNair of Environmental Resource Management and Eva Zabey of World Business Council For Sustainable Development discuss how the Natural Capital Protocol and Toolkit can highlight risks and uncover opportunities in global businesses at 11 a.m. EST Wednesday, April 26.

Advanced registration is required.

Date & Time
Thursday, May 4, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location
Online webinar
A Survey of Landowner Attitudes and Conservation Practitioner Networks about Ecosystems Services in the GCPO

A webinar hosted by the Gulf Coastal Plains and Ozarks (GCPO) Landscape Conservation Cooperative will discuss attitudes of landowners toward ecosystem services as elicited by a survey-a project in which Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions researchers participated. The webinar will focus on survey findings as well as a social network analysis of the various types of conservation practitioners who work with private landowners in the GCPO. 

Advanced registration is required to attend. 

Date & Time
Thursday, May 25, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
Location
Online Webinar
Webinar: Canadian Ecosystem Services Toolkit

In this National Ecosystem Services Partnership webinar, Susan Preston of Environment and Climate Change Canada will discuss The Ecosystem Services Toolkit at 3 p.m. ET on Thursday, May 25. 

Created on behalf of Canada's Federal-Provincial-Territorial governments' Value of Nature to Canadians Study Taskforce, the toolkit provides practical step-by-step advice on ecosystem services approaches; completing an ecosystem service assessment; understanding what the results of such an assessment mean; and incorporating ecosystem services analyses and considerations in a wide range of policy, decision, and management processes.

Advanced registration is required.