Friday, April 12, 2013
National Fish, Wildlife and Plants Climate Adaptation Partnership Releases Strategy for 2012
Recently, the The National Fish, Wildlife and Plants Climate Adaptation Partnership, an inter-governmental working group comprised of federal, state, and tribal agency representatives including the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and New York's Division of Fish, Wildlife, and Marine Resources, released its National Fish, Wildlife and Plants Climate Adaptation Strategy (2013). According to the 120-page report available here, "[t]he purpose of the Strategy is to inspire and enable natural resource professionals and other decision makers to take action to conserve the nation’s fish, wildlife, plants, and ecosystem functions, as well as the human uses and values these natural systems provide, in a changing climate."