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Liaison Activities

Advisory Committee, 12th National Conference on Science, Policy, and the Environment, National Council for Science and the Environment. Carl Shapiro and Ken Williams, members.

Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences Subcommittee, Committee on Science, National Science and Technology Council. Carl Shapiro, member.

Human Contributions and Responses Working Group, US Global Change Research Program. Carl Shapiro, member.

Steering Group, National Ecosystem Services Partnership.  Carl Shapiro, member.

Subcommittee on Ecological Systems, NSTC Committee on the Environment, Natural Resources, and Sustainability.  Carl Shapiro, member.

DOI Adaptive Management Working Group.  Ken Williams and Carl Shapiro, members.

Steering Committee, Southeastern Adaptive Management Working Group.  Ken Williams, member.

Interagency Working Group on Climate Change Adaptation and Land Management.  Ken Williams, member.

CEQ Working Group on Adaptive Management and Climate Change.  Ken Williams, member.



The Center's ongoing projects in support of science for decision making include field studies, cooperative agreements, books, articles, and conferences.

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Williams, B.K., and E.D. Brown. 2012.  Adaptive Management: The U.S. Department of the Interior Applications Guide. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior.

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sdcUSGS Science and Decisions Center - Advancing science-based decisions about natural resource management

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Applications in the Field

This page higlights applications now being implemented in the field. These applications are directly connected to thematic concerns of the Center.

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