Climate Change Adaptation - What Does It Mean for Landcarers?
This workshop is for anyone in the community who undertakes landcare-type activities e.g. revegetation, restoration, weed control and who would like to know more about what climate change will mean for this kind of activity.
|When:||9:00am to 4:00pm, Wednesday 7th June 2017|
|Where:||Mercure Canberra (Olims), Carlton Room, Corner of Limestone and Ainslie Avenues, Braddon, ACT|
|Travel:||By car: on-site no-cost car-parking is available. By bus: routes 9 and 10.|
|Regsiter:||Registration is essential and should be made online through Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/climate-change-adaptation-what-does-it-mean-for-landcarers-tickets-34842875980.|
|Catering:||Morning and afternoon tea, and lunch will be provided. Please advise any dietary requirements.|
|Enquiries:||Email: email@example.com. or m: 0466 108 432|
- Professor Mark Howden, Director ANU Climate Change Institute: The global challenge of climate change adaptation and what it might mean for the ACT.
- Professor Peter Bridgewater, Chair, Landcare ACT: The role of landcare in climate change.
- Dr Nola Hancock, Macquarie University: The climate-ready revegetation guide.
- Ms Alison Elvin, Natural Capital Ltd: Native grasses and pastures as natural adapters.
- Mr Steve Taylor, ACT Parks and Conservation Service: Outlook for weed management.
The workshop is funded by the National Landcare Programme and the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility Network for Natural Ecosystems