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SWCS International Annual Conference: Conservation Connnections

  • 07/30/2017 - 8:00am to 08/02/2017 - 5:00pm
    This year’s conference theme, Conservation Connections: Creating Pathways to Sustainability, focuses on an important trait that sets the SWCS annual conference apart from others: the number of disciplines who come together to share information, network, and form connections to forge best practices in soil and water conservation.   The conference provides a forum for interdisciplinary discussions...

High Tunnel Systems

  • 08/02/2017 - 2:00pm
      Participants will learn about techniques used in high tunnel cropping systems to address issues with salinity, nutrient management, and pest management. This webinar will present techniques that can be used in high tunnels to address salinity, pest management, and nutrient management issues in high value crops. Different cropping systems that can be used in high tunnels will be discussed....

The Extension Sustainability Database: Connect with Your Colleagues on a National Level

  • 08/03/2017 - 3:00pm
      The Climate Learning Network and the ANREP Climate Science Initiative are hosting this webinar on a new national database of sustainability-focused Extension programs. Dr. Roslynn Brain-McCannon will go through the use and potential applications of this 170+ entry databases that includes Extension programs from 41 states.  Are you interested in leading an Extension sustainability-focused...

Communicating Climate Change

  • 08/15/2017 -
    8:00am to 12:00pm
    Communicating Climate Change is a workshop to improve your skills in creating messages that resonate and communicate about climate change and natural resource issues. At this workshop hosted by the North Inlet-Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Coastal Training Program and the University of South Carolina, you will learn about strategic framing, a research based approach to...

Cost Effective Conservation Programs: What are the Challenges?

  • 08/22/2017 - 2:00pm
      Participate in this webinar to learn about USDA Economic Research Service findings related to factors or policy design choices that can influence the cost effectiveness of conservation programs. Cost-effective conservation programs support the adoption of conservation practices that yield the most resource benefits at least cost. Designing cost-effective programs that rely on voluntary...
  • 08/22/2017 - 2:00pm
      Participate in this webinar to learn about USDA Economic Research Service findings related to factors or policy design choices that can influence the cost effectiveness of conservation programs. Cost-effective conservation programs support the adoption of conservation practices that yield the most resource benefits at least cost. Designing cost-effective programs that rely on voluntary...