The Forest Service has announced the topic of its next webinar in the Planning for Growth and Open Space Conservation series - Session #11: An All Lands Approach to Ecosystem Services: Water Focus.
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.
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
They request that all participants register in advance for the webinar.