- Author: Pamela Kan-Rice
Registration is now open for the Sustainable Natural Ecosystems Strategic Initiative Conference, which will be held September 20-22, 2011, at the Radisson Hotel in Sacramento.
The theme of the conference is “Managing, Valuing and Monitoring Ecosystem Services from Working Landscapes.”
Register now at http://ucce.ucdavis.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=6952 to participate in this important planning meeting.
Goals for the conference:
1. Give input on priorities and approaches for ecosystem services.
2. Encourage collaboration and cross-region and cross-workgroup collaboration on addressing the challenges of managing, measuring and valuing ecosystem services.
Future directions of the Sustainable Natural Ecosystem Strategic Initiative will be strongly influenced by those engaged in the process. Please attend and be an active voice in the development of our funding, hiring and programmatic priorities.
You are essential to the success of this conference and initiative, so register asap!
For more information about the conference or to read the initiative’s working draft plan, visit http://ucanr.org/sites/SNE/Conference_Background. Have a voice in how ANR implements the strategic initiative by staying engaged!
Affiliated Program Teams and their workgroups should plan to meet in conjunction with the conference.
This announcement is also posted and archived on the ANR Update pages.