Meetings and Webinars

Date and Time
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

Interpreting the IPBES Global Assessment

In the next National Ecosystem Services Partnership (NESP) webinar on Thursday, August 1, at 2 p.m. ET, report co-authors Alex Pfaff from the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University, and Stephen Polasky from the Department of Applied Economics at University of Minnesota, will present an interpretation of the report contents and its implications.

Date and Time
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

Exploring Applications of Ecosystem Service Conceptual Models for Coastal Habitats

Dr. Lydia Olander and Sara Mason of Duke University will share their approach to using Ecosystem Services Conceptual Models as a framework to think about ecosystem services and how they can be considered within the National Estuarine Research Reserve System.

Date and Time
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

Innovative Ways for States to Finance Agricultural Conservation Programs

In this National Ecosystem Services Partnership (NESP) webinar, presented on Tuesday, June 18, Vincent Gauthier and John Feldmann discuss the findings of a masters thesis at Duke University focused on identifying state-level agricultural conservation programs with non-traditional financing mechanisms.

Date and Time
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

How Governments Can Boost Natural Capital Thinking for Better Decision-Making: Global Overview and Practical Examples

Hear from the Natural Capital Coalition (NCC), an international collaboration that unites the global natural capital community, about the progress and outcomes of the Government Dialogue on Natural Capital in the next National Ecosystem Services Partnership (NESP) webinar on Friday, April 12, 11a.m. - 12 p.m. ET.  

Date and Time
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

Integrating Ecosystem Values Into Cost-Benefit Analysis at USAID

Please join us for the next National Ecosystem Services Partnership’s (NESP) webinar, "Integrating Ecosystem Values Into Cost-Benefit Analysis at USAID," on Thursday, February 28, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET.

Date and Time
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Online Webinar

Ecosystem Service Conceptual Models

Learn about the National Ecosystem Services Partnership’s (NESP) new Conceptual Model Series in a webinar, Friday, September 28, 3-4 p.m. ET.  

Date and Time
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Webinar

Freshwater Health Index

Derek Vollmer of Conservation International will present on the Freshwater Health Index during a webinar at 3 p.m. ET on Wednesday, July 11.

Date and Time
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Online Webinar

Using the EcoService Models Library

Tammy Newcomer-Johnson, ecologist with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Research and Development, will present on the EPA's new EcoService Models Library. This online database allows users to find, examine, and compare ecological models to estimate the production of ecosystem goods and services. Newcomer-Johnson will describe how the library can help decision makers make informed decisions about which ecological models they should use to understand how their decisions will affect ecosystem goods and services.

Date and Time
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Webinar

Conservation International Rapid Ecosystem Services Assessments and Mapping

Rachel Neugarten, Conservation International’s director of Conservation Priority Setting, will discuss the organization's approach to mapping important places for ecosystem services in a webinar 3-4 p.m. ET on Thursday, February 22.

Date and Time
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Webinar

Mapping Ecosystem Services in Maryland to Inform Decision Making

Elliott Campbell and Rachel Marks from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will discuss the DNR’s new online tool for ecosystem service quantification in a webinar 3-4 p.m. ET Wednesday, January 31.