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Native Nations Climate Adaptation Program Tribal Leaders Summit

Product of Tribal Climate Adaptation Workshop

Dates

Creation
2017-08-31 22:03:52
Last Update
2017-09-13 18:33:24
Start Date
2015-07-20
End Date
2016-07-19

Citation

Chad Marchand(Principal Investigator), Center for Climate Adaptation Science and Solutions(Lead Organization), 2017-08-31(creation), 2017-09-13(lastUpdate), 2015-07-20(Start), 2016-07-19(End), Native Nations Climate Adaptation Program Tribal Leaders Summit

Summary

Native Nations face unique challenges related to climate change, many of which are detailed in recent reports as part of the U.S. National Climate Assessment (Bennett et al. 2014; Hiza Redsteer et al. 2013). Native Americans have a deep connection to the natural environment within which their livelihoods, cultural identity, and spiritual practices are rooted. Changes to hydrologic regimes, landscapes, and ecosystems, in combination with socio-economic and political factors, amplify tribal vulnerabilities to climate change. In the Southwest, tribes are already experiencing a range of impacts that are at least partially related to climate change. They include serious water supply and water quality issues in the context of prolonged [...]

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Purpose

The aim of this proposal is to provide a framework for a partnership that leverages previously existing and newly developing tribal engagement capacity within CCASS and identifies emergent opportunities now possible with enhanced investment. Ultimately, a SW CSC-LCC-CCASS partnership will support achieving a suite of shared objectives in the near and longer-term.

Communities

  • Desert Landscape Conservation Cooperative
  • LC MAP - Landscape Conservation Management and Analysis Portal

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