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I work on climate change adaptation and outreach with forest resource managers in the Midwest and the Northeast. I am currently working on a project to examine climate change vulnerabilities and adaptation strategies for forests in Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri.

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Michigan Forest Ecosystem Vulnerability Assessment and Synthesis: A Report from the Northwoods Climate Change Response Framework Project

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Sector Addressed: 
Conservation / Restoration
Forestry
Land Use Planning

Minnesota Forest Ecosystem Vulnerability Assessment and Synthesis: A Report from the Northwoods Climate Change Response Framework Project

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Sector Addressed: 
Conservation / Restoration
Culture/communities
Forestry
Land Use Planning
Research
Sector Addressed: 
Biodiversity
Conservation / Restoration
Education / Outreach
Forestry
Land Use Planning
Water Resources
Wildlife

Central Appalachians Climate Change Response Framework

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Sector Addressed: 
Research
Summary: 

The Central Appalachians Climate Change Response Framework covers almost 26 million acres in eastern Ohio, West Virginia, and western Maryland within Ecological Provinces M221 (Central Appalachian Broadleaf Forest) and 221 (Eastern Broadleaf Forest – Oceanic) of the National Hierarchical Framework of Ecological Units.

Central Hardwoods Climate Change Response Framework

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Case Study
Adaptation Phase: 
Assessment
Sector Addressed: 
Research
Summary: 

The Central Hardwoods Climate Change Response Framework covers 42 million acres of southern Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana within Ecological Province 223 (Central Interior Broadleaf Forest) of the National Hierarchical Framework of Ecological Units.