Adaptation to Climate Change in Mountain & Coastal Areas: A Transatlantic Dialogue II

Aug 13th, 2013 - Aug 16th, 2013

The second workshop on this topic, this meeting explored adaption to climate change in coastal and mountain communities. It brought together scientists, risk evaluators, city managers, planners, and other stakeholders to consider means of adapting to climate change. Workshop goals included improving understanding of information needs, promoting sharing across research and policy communities, and identification of barriers and opportunities for adaptation.

Keywords: adaptation; mountain communities; coastal communities; solutions; human interactions; climate variability & change, sea-level rise

Adaptation to Climate Change in Mountain & Coastal Areas: A Transatlantic Dialogue II group photo

Workshop Outcomes

  • Adaptation to Climate Change in Mountain and Coastal Areas
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Day 1August 13, 2013


Guy Brasseur

Climate Service Center
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Chesapeake Conservancy
Director of Conservation Innovation
Carteret County, NC
Virgen, Austria
University of Arizona
Aspen Skiing Company
V.P. Mountain Operations
Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies
Senior Fellow and Professor
Roaring Fork Conservancy
Watershed Action Director
Environmental Defense Fund
Associate Chief Scientist
Kiel University
Scientific Project Coordinator
White River National Forest
Senior Researcher
Scientific Director
City of Aspen
Sustainable Europe Research Institute (SERI)
Senior Researcher
Rocky Mountain Research Station
Quantitative Ecologist
Denver Water
Climate Program Manager
Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI)
Co-Founder, Senior Fellow
School of Environmental Sciences
Ecologic Institute
Ecologic Institute
Senior Project Manager
Catalysis Adaptation
Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI)
Sr. Research Fellow
Susanne Moser Research & Consulting
Director and Principal Researcher
University of Maryland
Professor and Executive Director
Duke University
Professor of Marine Affairs and Policy
City of Aspen
Climate Action Manager
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Senior Scientist
Pitkin County
County Commisioner
Climate Service Center
Master Student
Virgen, Austria
University of Colorado, Boulder
AGCI Senior Research Fellow
Climate Service Center
Department Head
Aspen Skiing Company
Vice President of Sustainability
City of Aspen
University of Kiel
University of Colorado, Boulder
Science Teacher

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