International

February 21, 2017

Episode 30: Oh Canada! A Podcast with Ontario Adaptation Researcher Suzanne Perdeaux on how Canada is addressing Climate Change and what it means to be a Millennial in the emerging field of Adaptation. Guest: Suzanne Perdeaux Broadcast February 21, 2017   Episode 30: In episode 30 of America Adapts, Doug Parsons Read more…

Podcast

January 30, 2017

Episode 27: Andy Revkin on America Adapts:  A podcast with the legendary climate change reporter – From the New York Times to Propublica:  Talking climate change reporting and President Trump, a history of climate change journalism and much more! Guest: Andy Revkin Broadcast January 30, 2017 A tease of how our conversation Read more…

Ecosystems

January 23, 2017

Episode 26: The Intrinsic Value of Climate Change Adaptation: A Podcast with Shaun Martin, Senior Director of Adaptation and Resilience at the World Wildlife Fund Guest: Shaun Martin Broadcast January 23, 2017 Episode 26: In the latest episode of America Adapts, Doug Parsons talks with Shaun Martin, Senior Director of Adaptation and Read more…

Ecosystems

January 16, 2017

Episode 25: The One Thing: Making coral reefs great again, storytelling and the need for simple narratives in science. A Conversation with Scientist turned Filmmaker Dr. Randy Olson Guest: Dr. Randy Olson Broadcast January 16, 2017 Donate and support America Adapts Media here! Episode 25: Randy Olson joins Doug Parsons Read more…

Infrastructure and Urban Planning

January 9, 2017

Episode 24: Ivy League Adaptation: A Discussion with Harvard University’s Dr. Jesse Keenan Guest: Dr. Jesse Keenan Broadcast January 9, 2017 Subscribe to America Adapts on iTunes Donate to America Adapts! It’s tax deductible.Episode 24: Dr. Jesse Keenan, of Harvard University, joins Doug Parsons on the first episode of America Adapts of 2017!  Dr. Keenan is a Read more…

Podcast

December 22, 2016

Episode 23: Year in Review: America Adapts, Top 5 Climate Stories of the Year and Climate Change goes to the Movies! Guest: Dan Ackerstein and Tim Watkins Broadcast December 22, 2016 Donate to America Adapts! It’s tax deductible. Episode 23: It’s the final episode of America Adapts for 2017! In this Read more…

Adaptation Conferences

December 12, 2016

Episode 22: Companies vs Climate Change Conference: America Adapts on location in Fort Lauderdale talking mitigation, adaptation and sustainability! Guest: Chandler Van Voorhis, Michael Green, Greg Hamra, and more! Broadcast December 12, 2016 Donate to America Adapts! It’s tax deductible.Episode 22: In this traveling episode, Doug Parsons takes America Adapts on the road to sunny Ft. Read more…

Podcast

December 5, 2016

Episode 21: Climate Change in the Age of Trump – A Podcast Discussion of the Hockey Stick, The Madhouse Effect, President Trump, Climategate and much more! Guest: Dr. Michael Mann Broadcast December 5, 2016 Support and donate to your favorite adaptation podcast here! It’s tax deductible! Episode 21: In this Read more…

Infrastructure and Urban Planning

November 28, 2016

Episode 20: California Adapts to Climate Change Guest: Jonathan Parfrey Broadcast November 28, 2016 Donate to America Adapts! It’s tax deductible. Episode 20: In this episode, America Adapts talks with innovative climate leader, Jonathan Parfrey, the Executive Director of Climate Resolve (CR).  The mission of Climate Resolve “is to make Southern California more livable and prosperous Read more…

Business

November 22, 2016

Episode 19: Adaptation Consulting with Tribal and Local government partners Guest: Sascha Petersen Broadcast November 22, 2016 Donate to America Adapts! It’s tax deductible. It’s tax deductible.Episode 19: In this episode of America Adapts, I talk with Sascha Petersen, founder and lead of Adaptation International, an Austin, Texas based consulting firm. Sascha talks Read more…

Adaptation Conferences

November 7, 2016

Episode 17: Climate Savvy, Adaptation Threesome and the National Adaptation Forum! Guests: Lara Hansen and Jennie Hoffman Broadcast November 7, 2016 Donate to America Adapts! It’s tax deductible.Episode 17: In this very special Halloween Episode, I talk with adaptation planning legends Lara Hansen and Jennie Hoffman. Lara is the Executive Director of EcoAdapt and Jennie is Read more…

Podcast

October 23, 2016

Episode 15: De-Extinction, Climate Change and the Future of Conservation: A Podcast with author M.R. O’Connor. Guest: M.R. O’Connor Broadcast October 23, 2016   Episode 15: In episode 15, Doug Parsons speaks with M.R. O’Connor, author of the book, “Resurrection Science: Conservation, De-Extinction and the Precarious Future of Wild Things.” Read more…

Podcast

October 2, 2016

Episode 12: State Level Adaptation Planning: A Conversation with Climate Change Coordinator Davia Palmeri Guest: Davia Palmeri Broadcast October 2, 2016   Episode 12: In this episode, host Doug Parsons speaks with Davia Palmeri, Climate Change Coordinator with the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies.  Davia talks about the unique role that state agencies Read more…

Natural Disasters

September 25, 2016

Episode 11: Disaster Management meets Climate Adaptation Guest: Samantha Montano Broadcast September 25, 2016   Episode 11: In this episode, host Doug Parsons speaks with doctoral student Samantha Montano, a “Disasterologist”, an expert in emergency management.  Samantha also blogs on this subject at her web site:www.disaster-ology.com.  Samantha recently published a news article Read more…

Podcast

September 18, 2016

Episode 10: Show me Adaptation in the Show me State! Wildlife Adaptation in Missouri Guest: Dennis Figg Broadcast September 18, 2016   Topics: The Endangered Species Act and climate change; wildlife adaptation planning; challenges and opportunities for state wildlife agencies and much more! Guest Dennis Figg is a legendary Missouri Read more…

Oceans, Rivers & Water Resources

September 5, 2016

Episode 8: Rivers, watersheds and climate change adaptation! Guest: Rebecca Esselman Broadcast September 5, 2016     Episode 8: Rivers, watersheds and climate change adaptation!  America Adapts talks with Watershed/Adaptation Planner Rebecca Esselman of the Huron River Watershed Council.  Learn how HRWC became one of the first local watershed groups to bring Read more…

Funding

July 22, 2016

Dr. Molly Cross discusses funding for adaptation; knowing adaptation when you see it and more! In the second episode, Doug Parsons talks with Dr. Molly Cross, the Climate Change Adaptation Coordinator with the Wildlife Conservation Society. Listen in as Doug and Molly discuss how to fund adaptation; identifying ‘bad’ adaptation; the Supreme Read more…

National Parks

July 11, 2016

Episode 1: America’s Best Idea: Adapting to Climate Change! National Parks, Scenario Planning and much more! Guest: Dr. Nick Fisichelli Broadcast July 11, 2016 For the premiere podcast of America Adapts, we were joined by Dr. Nick Fisichelli. We had a fascinating and sometimes humorous discussion about…you guessed it, climate Read more…

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