Shared Stories and Practices
States Confirm Commitment to Working Together to Address Climate Change
At the annual meeting of the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies held September 11, 2013, state fish and wildlife agencies resolved to partner with the Service and others to develop and implement strategies to help our native fish, wildlife and habitats adapt to a changing climate.
Rising to the Challenge of Climate Change
In partnership with State and Tribal agencies, the Obama Administration today released the first nationwide strategy to help public and private decision makers address the impacts that climate change is having on natural resources and the people and economies that depend on them.
Collaborative Project Helps Address Climate Change Effects on T&E Species
Climate envelope models are an important tool used in vulnerability assessments to help resource managers understand how plants and animals may respond to a changing climate. A collaborative project among the University of Florida, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Geological Survey, and National Park Service incorporates habitat data and other kinds of information into the models to refine projections for future distributions of threatened and endangered species.
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