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Climate Change Response Framework for Landscape Management: Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest

Maria Janowiak, Chris Swanston, and Linda Parker
Created: 5/10/2010 - Updated: 3/13/2019

Abstract

Identifying stategies and approaches to climate change adaptation and mitigation relevant to ecosystems in Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest (CNNF) and northern Wisconsin and bridging the gap between scales of prediction, academic discussions of ecosystem responses, management activities on National Forests, and interactions with the greater community.

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Tuesday, May 11, 2010

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Scale: 
Regional / Subnational
Sector Addressed: 
Conservation / Restoration
Forestry
Land Use Planning
Wildlife
Target Climate Changes and Impacts: 
Biodiversity
Habitat extent
Species of concern
Type of Adaptation Action/Strategy: 
Natural Resource Management / Conservation
Incorporate future conditions into natural resources planning and policies
Reduce local climate or related change
Capacity Building
Conduct vulnerability assessments and studies
Initiate targeted research program
Host adaptation training or planning workshop
Create stakeholder engagement processes to develop and implement adaptation strategies
Monitor climate change impacts and adaptation efficacy
Habitat/Biome Type: 
Terrestrial
Climate Type: 
Temperate

Related Resources

Northwoods Climate Change Response Framework

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Case Study
Sector Addressed: 
Conservation / Restoration
Forestry
Summary: 

The Northwoods Climate Change Response Framework covers 64 million acres of northern Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan within Ecological Province 212 (Laurentian Mixed Forest) of the National Hierarchical Framework of Ecological Units.

Adaptation Phase: 
Sharing Lessons
Sector Addressed: 
Conservation / Restoration
Forestry