Planning for Growth and Open Space Conservation Webinar Series: Session #11--An All Lands Approach to Ecosystem Services: Water Focus

Event Type: 
Other Webinar
Date and Time: 
Feb 27, 2013 (All day)

Time: Wednesday, February 27, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Mountain Time

Summary: The emergence of ecosystem service markets as a tool for planning and conservation efforts is a growing trend. The Forest Service is supporting various programs and partnerships across public and private lands to conserve water resources, create markets, and test new protocols. Emily Weidner from the Washington D.C. office will discuss the Forest Service’s Ecosystem Services Program. Then Claire Harper will discuss the Denver Water Partnership in Colorado, and Bob Deal will discuss the Willamette Partnership in the Pacific Northwest. 

Scheduled speakers to include:

    • Emily Weidner: USFS, Cooperative Forestry - Washington D.C.
    • Claire Harper: USFS Cooperative Forestry – Rocky Mountain Region
    • Bob Deal: Pacific Northwest Research Station



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This, as well as all webinars in the series, is open to all who wish to attend. Please contact Sara Comas ( with comments, special accommodations, or to be added to the mailing list.

This series is sponsored by the National Open Space Conservation Group of the USDA Forest Service and Clemson University.

**SAF or ISA Continuing Forestry Education (CFE) credits are available for this webinar. AICP CM credits have been requested.**