Resources and Tools from the 2019 Lowcountry Land Conservation Symposium
Conservation In A Changing Climate
Find yourself in our photos from the day! Thanks to Alice Keeney Photography.
Don’t forget to plant your name tag! We successfully achieved a zero food waste event with 100% compostable or recycled materials! Thanks to TRIO Solutions for coordinating the event.
Presentation materials and related resources can be viewed here.
Thanks to videographer Marcus Amaker.
David Farren, Executive Director, Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
- Morning Plenary: How Coastal Neighbors are Meeting the Challenge
James Murley, Chief Resilience Officer, Miami-Dade County, FL
Moderator: Laura Cantral, Executive Director, Coastal Conservation League
- Planning for Conservation: Maps and Planning Tools for Land Protection, Land Use, and Management of Conservation Lands as the Climate Changes
Mark Anderson, Director of Conservation Science, Eastern Region, The Nature Conservancy
Norm Levine, Associate Professor, Geology & Environmental Geosciences, College of Charleston
Moderator: Mark Robertson, The Nature Conservancy
- Communicating the Climate Resilience Message
Lynsy Smithson-Stanley, Partnerships Director, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication
Mikki Sager, Vice President, Resourceful Communities Director, The Conservation Fund
Albert George, Director of Conservation, South Carolina Aquarium
Moderator: Ashley Demosthenes, President & CEO, Lowcountry Land Trust
- Opportunities for Enhancing Coastal Resilience in South Carolina
Skip Styles, Executive Director, Wetlands Watch
Rob Moore, Senior Policy Analyst, Healthy People & Thriving Communities Program, Natural Resources Defense Council
James Murley, Chief Resilience Officer, Miami-Dade County’s Office of Resilience
Moderator: Chris DeScherer, Southern Environmental Law Center
- Afternoon Plenary: Accelerating Land Conservation Strategies Related to Climate Resilience
Elizabeth Adams, Consultant, Lyme Timber
Peter Howell, Executive Vice President, Conservation Capital Programs, Open Space Institute
Moderator: Kerri Forrest, Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation