Conservation in a Changing Climate
Northeast Region
 

Climate Change in the Northeast: 
Preparing for the Future

Goal
To develop a common understanding of natural and cultural resource issues and to explore management approaches related to climate change in the Northeast United States.

Outcomes
At the completion of the workshop participants will:
More fully understand present and anticipated climate change impacts to the forested and ocean and coastal ecosystems of the Northeast United States;
Be able to identify effective management approaches that include collaboration among local, state and federal agencies.

Target Audience
The target audience is primarily managers of protected areas, both terrestrial and marine, in the Northeast United States. The workshop would also benefit protected area planners, maintenance and facility managers, education specialists, wildlife, fisheries and other technical specialists that work in protected areas.

Last updated: December 16, 2011