Ecosystem Services in the Greater Houston Region: Case Study Analysis and Recommendations for Policy Initiatives

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Ecosystem Services in the Greater Houston Region: Case Study Analysis and Recommendations for Policy Initiatives

April 20 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Free

The Texas Parks and Wildlife hosts monthly Texas Waters webinars. Deborah January-Bevers, with Houston Wilderness, will review the critical need to better connect the ecosystem services provided by the diverse assemblages of forests, prairies, wetlands, riparian waterways and estuaries to long-term resilience is taking shape following multiple years of increased rain events, severe hurricane destruction and sea level rise. Houston Wilderness’ Ecosystem Services Primer discusses ways for determining ecosystem services benefits and values using different established study/valuation methods depending on targeted infrastructure/project goals, including local and regional stream and riparian-based case examples.

Online

Details

Date:
April 20
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://tpwd.texas.gov/education/water-education/texaswatersprogram/texaswatersspecialist

Organizer

Texas Parks and Wildlife
Phone:
512-389-8060
Email:
ConservationEdu@tpwd.texas.gov
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Venue

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