In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Georgia Forestry Association (GFA) is focused on providing long term value to forestry investments in the state and the nation. GFA President & CEO Andres Villegas provides an update on the economic and political factors that are impacting the American forestry economy and how GFA is focused on addressing those issues through advocacy efforts at the state and federal level and by providing forest business leaders with key insights and information needed to position forestry investments for success.
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If you want to communicate about big changes, there are best practices to consider. We’ll also take time to hear what’s on the community’s mind when it comes to communications. What communication challenges are you thinking through? What communication breakthroughs have you seen recently that you want to share and replicate?
Stacy Moore and Tyler Knapp present this webinar on Propagating Native Plants with Incarcerated Populations.
Learn about conserving bumble bees in natural areas presented by Rich Hatfield.
The past few months have highlighted the importance of parks and nature in cities. Urban natural areas are critical as refugia, protecting biodiversity and mitigating the impacts of climate change all while contributing to the health and wellbeing of nearby residents. However, natural areas are threatened by development as city populations grow, and are susceptible to invasive plants and fragmentation all of which can lead to a decline in forest health and the benefits they can provide. In this webinar, Sarah Charlop-Powers and Dr.
This group discussion, facilitated by AASHE’s Executive Director, Meghan Fay Zahniser, was guided by these questions:
- How are you continuing to make progress during this challenging time?
- What additional resources have been helpful to you?
- How are we serving our institutions and demonstrating value in this moment?
- How do we plan and prepare for what comes next?
This webinar will provide a recap of this discussion series as well as reflections on moving forward.
Join three EE 30 Under 30 alumni, Kimi Waite, Sean Russell, and Dyson Chee, for an interactive discussion about creating collaborative interdisciplinary learning experiences that empower youth to take direct civic action to create more sustainable communities.
This is a clip from Natural Start's COVID-19 Forum focused on plans for reopening nature-based early childhood programs. Megan Gessler of The Morton Arboretum in Lisle, IL, shares her program's plans for reopening.
Angela Park discusses ways to center equity in Environmental Education amid the response to COVID19.
Recent events have prompted individuals, companies, and organizations across the world to take a deeper look at their role in society and explore how they can play an active part in driving the change they want to see. Museums and cultural organizations, with their mission-based work and commitment to community, have an especially important role to play in this current moment.