Enhancing Biodiversity in a Changing Climate | A PRAC webinar

23/01/2020

This webinar focused on how climate change could impact the biodiversity of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, and how conserving biodiversity and ecosystem services can build climate resilience. An overview presentation from the Biodiversity Adaptation Working Group (chaired by Parks Canada) described climate change impacts on biodiversity and opportunities to enhance resilience, followed by two case study presentations from the Centre for Indigenous Environmental Resources and the University of Alberta.

 

Speakers:

Alex MacDonald and Dr. Elizabeth Nelson, Parks Canada Overview of climate change impacts on biodiversity and opportunities.
Cheyenne Ironman, Centre for Indigenous Environmental Resources Dakota storybook/field guide for species at risk in Manitoba.
Dr. Diana Stralberg, University of Alberta AdaptWest project: Data for conservation planning decision making.