Chris Swanston
Abstract

In this presentation, Chris Swanston discusses the concept of uncertainty and how it is used in the climate discussion; the positive and negative impacts of climate change on forests; and the implications of those changes on key habitats and species.

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Organization(s)

Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science

The Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science (NIACS) has been designed as a collaborative effort among the Forest Service, universities, and forest industry to provide information on managing forests for climate change adaptation, enhanced carbon sequestration, and sustainable production of bioenergy and materials.

Keywords

Sector Addressed
Forestry
Type of Adaptation Action/Strategy
Natural Resource Management / Conservation
Target Climate Changes and Impacts
Biodiversity
Species of concern
Habitat/Biome Type
Terrestrial
Forest
Region
United States