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Protected Areas Database of the United States Webinars

Would you like to find out about any park or protected area, anywhere in the U.S., all in one dataset that supports analysis, mapping, reporting or other needs? That's the vision for the Protected Areas Database of the United States

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Putting aquatic species on the map: The eDNAtlas and Archive for aquatic taxa in Western North America

The ease, efficiency, and sensitivity of environmental DNA (eDNA) sampling of species in aquatic environments is leading to an explosion in its use across North America.

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Webinar: Navigating the Data Basin Platform: A Guided Tour

An introductory tour to demonstrate multiple ways to explore and create content in Data Basin.

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BIG DATA as an engine for aquatic information creation

The smartest thing, the only thing really, we can do to conserve & preserve fisheries and aquatic biodiversity as the climate warms this century is to invest our limited resources wisely.

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Tennessee River Basin Network Workshop and Awards Celebration

Tennessee River Basin Network Workshop and Awards Celebration

The Tennessee Valley Authority and the Tennessee Aquarium sponsored a first-of-its-kind meeting that gathered regional conservation partners to celebrate successes conserving aquatic biodiversity in the Tennessee River Basin and to facilitate discussions among partners for greater cooperation and strategic effectiveness.

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Maryland DNR Helps Fund New Stream Restoration Monitoring Program

Efforts to produce measurable water quality data and results.

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Watershed Decision Tool Webinar Series (UPDATE)

The USFWS Southeast Region Office is sponsoring a webinar series on Watershed Decision Tools with the aim of promoting awareness of the many various watershed prioritization tools available to assist in planning conservation actions and fostering discussion about how each tool is or could be used, applicability and limitations, and possible future improvements and needs. We currently have 4 remaining webinars scheduled and hope to add more. We have switched to a new webex platform to enable recording and archiving of webinar presentations, so login details for the series has changed.

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Data Needs Assessment Research Delivers Suite of Conservation Planning Products

Data Needs Assessment Research Delivers Suite of Conservation Planning Products

The Data Needs Assessment research project was undertaken to review conservation planning tools, datasets, and methods to provide packages of products, data, and identified data gaps to improve conservation planning in the Appalachian LCC region.

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Climate-Aquatics Blog

New report describes data collection protocols for continuous monitoring of temperature & flow in wadeable streams.

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Region 5 Endangered Species Act Update

Featuring general news, incidental take permit, and classification information pertaining to the Endangered Species Act in Region 5.

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Completion of National Wetlands Database and Interactive Mapping Tool

To coincide with American Wetlands Month, which begins May 1, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is announcing the completion of the most comprehensive and detailed U.S. wetland data set ever produced, capping a 35-year effort by the Service to map the extent of the nation’s wetlands.

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NE CSC Fish Habitat Data Viewer Planning

The PIs of the NE CSC funded project A Decisions Support Mapper for Conserving Stream Fish Habitats of the NE CSC Region, will be holding a Stakeholder’s webinar: "NE CSC Fish Habitat Data Viewer Planning".

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Introducing the USGS National Climate Change Viewer

Jay Alder will be presenting the second revision of the recently released USGS National Climate Change Viewer (NCCV), which is a web application used for visualizing climate change for the Continental US at the state, county and watershed scale.

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Mapping Climate Change in the Oceans

Mapping Climate Change in the Oceans

NOAA Research and NOAA Fisheries collaborate on new method to assess fish vulnerability to climate change

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The Nature Conservancy Releases Country-Level Temperature and Precipitation Data for Climate Resilience and Adaptation Planning

The Nature Conservancy Releases Country-Level Temperature and Precipitation Data for Climate Resilience and Adaptation Planning

The Nature Conservancy has released a new country-level dataset for its online Climate Wizard mapping tool that enables users to visualize future climate conditions using the most recent modeled data from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

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Scott Robinson of the Southeast Aquatic Resources Partnership

Scott Robinson of the Southeast Aquatic Resources Partnership

Coordinator Scott Robinson addresses the obstacles of data collection, preparation, and development and how the LCCs can help standardized this process for all partners to use that will help professionals implement conservation actions.

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LANDFIRE 2010 Twitter Teach-In

LANDFIRE ecologist Randy Swaty will tweet about LANDFIRE 2010 and provide links to maps, videos, guides, and more.

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Discovering Species - Just a Click Away

Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation or BISON is the only system of its kind; a unique, web-based Federal resource for finding species in the U. S. and territories. Its size is unprecedented, offering more than 100 million mapped records of nearly every living species nationwide and growing. And the vast majority of the records are specific locations, not just county or state records.

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