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Are you attending the National Adaptation Forum (NAF) this May in Saint Paul? Don't miss these presentations from staff and partners from across the CASC network!

This year, from May 14-16, the National Adaptation Forum (NAF) will convene “adaptation professionals to innovate, network, and focus on established and emerging climate adaptation issues of the day” in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Don’t miss these presentations, sessions, and posters authored and organized by staff and partners from across our Climate Adaptation Science Center network! 


Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Urban Climate Adaptation for the Birds, the Bees, and the Trees

Session Moderator: Alessandra Jerolleman, USGS National CASC

Speaker: Mia Wavrek, USGS National CASC

Tuesday, May 14; 3:10 pm - 4:40 pm CT


When Adaptation Goes Awry: Learning from Midwestern Stories About Unintended Outcomes

Speaker: Diele Lobo, USGS Midwest CASC, Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota, Postdoctoral Fellow

Tuesday, May 14; 1:20 pm - 2:50 pm CT


Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Climate Displacement, Managed Retreat, and Relocation Special Session

Speaker: Sharon Hausam, USGS South Central CASC & University of Oklahoma

Wednesday, May 15; 8:30 am - 10:00 am CT


Promoting Innovation in Climate Adaptation

Speakers: Molly Cross, USGS North Central CASC Regional Administrator, Jessica Hellman, University of Minnesota, USGS Midwest CASC University Director

Wednesday, May 15; 8:30 am - 10:00 am CT


Federal Partnerships in Adaptation

Speaker: Olivia LeDee, USGS Midwest CASC Regional Administrator

Wednesday, May 15; 8:30 am - 10:00 am CT


Thursday, May 16, 2024

Doing Things Differently: Adaptive Adaptation for Natural Resource Management

Speaker: Holly Embke, USGS Midwest CASC

Thursday, May 16, 8:30am - 10:00 am CT


Supporting States, Territories, and Tribal Nations Integrate Climate Change Adaptation Into Conservation Action Planning

Speakers: Hailey Shanovich, USGS Southeast CASC; Dolly Na-Yemeh, USGS South Central CASC & Oklahoma State University; Marta Lyons, USGS Midwest CASC; Hugh Ratcliffe, USGS Midwest CASC; Katherine Smith, USGS Southeast CASC Regional Administrator

Thursday, May 16; 10:30 am - 12:00 pm CT

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