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…

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)