Conference 5/9-5/11: 2017 National Adaptation Forum
The National Adaptation Forum is a gathering space for the adaptation community to foster knowledge exchange, innovation and mutual support for a better tomorrow. Since the Forum is created by and for the members of the adaptation community, the meeting focuses on issues of the day - established and emerging. This year's theme is "Action today for a better tomorrow."
Visit Abt at booth 37A to learn more about our work.
Abt staff will participate in the following:
Session 6: The New York State Climate Change Science Clearinghouse
Tuesday, May 9, 4:30 p.m. | Meeting Room 14/15
Megan O'Grady, Abt Associates
Session: Community-based Adaptation in Practice: The Intersection of Policy and Action
Climate Adaptation: The State of Practice in U.S. Cities
Wednesday, May 10, 10:50 a.m. | Meeting Room 2/3
Jason Vogel, Abt Associates
Session 13: Tribes and Climate Change - Adaptation Considerations at the Tar Creek Superfund Site
Wednesday, May 10, 4:30 p.m. | Meeting Room 14/15
Kaylene Ritter, Abt Associates
Let Us Count the Ways: Quantifying Benefits of Natural Infrastructure Using Ecosystem Services Metrics
Thursday, May 11, 3:00 p.m. | Meeting Room 8/9
Co-organizers: Rick Bennett, US FWS; Kim Penn, NOAA; Susan Taylor, Abt Associates
When: May 9 - 11, 2017
Where: RiverCentre Convention Center, Saint Paul, MN
For more information, visit the conference website.