ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/node/49/feed en Webinar: "Making the link between water efficiency and the environment: Conserve to Enhance." http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/event/webinar-making-link-between-water-efficiency-and-environment-conserve-enhance <p>The University of Arizona Water Resources Research Center (WRRC) is pleased to announce a new webinar series focused on the establishing programs to link utility-based water efficiency programs with environmental enhancement. We invite you to join us <strong>February 21, 2012 at 1:00pm MST/12:00pm PST</strong> for the first webinar in the series, &ldquo;Making the link between water efficiency and the environment: Conserve to Enhance.&rdquo; To participate, follow this link:</p> <div class="fieldgroup group-event-details"> <h2>Event details</h2> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, 21 February, 2012 - <span class="date-display-start">12:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">13:00</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-location"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://elluminate.oia.arizona.edu/scheduleMeetingnonetid.php?sessionId=625043 </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/group/aces-community-ecosystem-services">ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/event/webinar-making-link-between-water-efficiency-and-environment-conserve-enhance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/event/webinar-making-link-between-water-efficiency-and-environment-conserve-enhance#comments Research Tool Development Payment for Ecosystem Services Policy Development/Analysis Communication/Education Habitat/Biodiversity Water Quality Water Quantity Freshwater/Riparian Urban/Suburban Our Community Ecosystem Services Policy Ecosystem Services Tools ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services Mon, 13 Feb 2012 21:29:56 +0000 amlien 2144 at http://www.ecosystemcommons.org Ecosystem Credit Accounting Training - Spring 2012 http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/event/ecosystem-credit-accounting-training-spring-2012 <p>The Willamette Partnership is excited to be offering a training program on our Ecosystem Credit Accounting System.&nbsp; The program will cover Ecosystem Serivces Markets 101 and in-field training on the functional credit calculators for wetlands, streams (nutrients, temperature, &amp; habitat ), and upland ecosystems (prairie &amp; oak savannah).&nbsp; For a preview of our 2012 program, you can register for two<em><strong> free</strong></em> webinars on March 9, 2012.</p> <div class="fieldgroup group-event-details"> <h2>Event details</h2> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-start">Friday, 9 March, 2012 - 09:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">Friday, 8 June, 2012 - 00:00</span> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/group/aces-community-ecosystem-services">ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/event/ecosystem-credit-accounting-training-spring-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/event/ecosystem-credit-accounting-training-spring-2012#comments Communication/Education Habitat/Biodiversity Wetlands Water Quality Our Community Ecosystem Services Markets Ecosystem Services Policy Ecosystem Services Tools ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services Fri, 03 Feb 2012 17:22:47 +0000 Nicole Maness 2136 at http://www.ecosystemcommons.org Interested in a session/town hall focused on communication for 2012? http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/discussion/interested-sessiontown-hall-focused-communication-2012 <p><strong>Communication session at the 2012 Conference</strong></p> <p>Hi ACES community and potential 2012 conference goers.&nbsp; I&#39;m looking for feedback, collaboration and ideas to develop a communications focused conference session that people want to come to.</p> <p>Please weigh in on any of the following.</p> <p>1) Do we need a session focused on internal communication (i.e. the Ecosystem services community) and using tools like Ecosystem Commons?</p> <p>2) Do we need a session on communicating ecosystem services to the public?</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/group/aces-community-ecosystem-services">ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/discussion/interested-sessiontown-hall-focused-communication-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/discussion/interested-sessiontown-hall-focused-communication-2012#comments ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services Thu, 02 Feb 2012 17:44:50 +0000 Julie Risien 2132 at http://www.ecosystemcommons.org Ecosystem Services Review for Impact Assessment: a new methodology to address ecosystem services in impact assessment http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/discussion/ecosystem-services-review-impact-assessment-new-methodology-address-ecosystem-services-im <p>Dear all,</p> <p>The Ecosystem Services Review for Impact Assessment (ESR for IA) is a structured methodology to help environmental and social practitioners address ecosystem services throughout the impact assessment process.</p> <p>More specifically, the ESR for IA provides practitioners with:</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/group/aces-community-ecosystem-services">ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/discussion/ecosystem-services-review-impact-assessment-new-methodology-address-ecosystem-services-im" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/discussion/ecosystem-services-review-impact-assessment-new-methodology-address-ecosystem-services-im#comments Our Community Ecosystem Services Markets Ecosystem Services Policy Ecosystem Services Tools ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services Fri, 18 Nov 2011 12:51:04 +0000 Florence Landsberg 1998 at http://www.ecosystemcommons.org Ecosystem Services Review for Impact Assessment: a new methodology to address ecosystem services in impact assessment http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/document/ecosystem-services-review-impact-assessment-new-methodology-address-ecosystem-services-impa <p>The Ecosystem Services Review for Impact Assessment (ESR for IA) is a structured methodology to help environmental and social practitioners address ecosystem services throughout the impact assessment process. More specifically, the ESR for IA provides practitioners with:</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/group/aces-community-ecosystem-services">ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/document/ecosystem-services-review-impact-assessment-new-methodology-address-ecosystem-services-impa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/document/ecosystem-services-review-impact-assessment-new-methodology-address-ecosystem-services-impa#comments Tool Development Air Quality Greenhouse Gases/Carbon Habitat/Biodiversity Wetlands Water Quality Water Quantity Storm Water Pollination Soil Health Cultural Recreation Wetlands Forests Grasslands Arid Lands Freshwater/Riparian Ocean/Estuarine Agriculture Urban/Suburban Other (planning, minutes, new articles, etc.) Our Community Ecosystem Services Policy Ecosystem Services Tools ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services Thu, 17 Nov 2011 12:22:30 +0000 Florence Landsberg 1986 at http://www.ecosystemcommons.org EcoSummit 2012 http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/event/ecosummit-2012 <p><a href="http://www.ecosummit2012.org/" rel="nofollow">http://www.ecosummit2012.org/</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="fieldgroup group-event-details"> <h2>Event details</h2> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-start">Saturday, 29 September, 2012 - 21:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">Thursday, 4 October, 2012 - 21:00</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-location"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Columbus, OH, USA </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/group/aces-community-ecosystem-services">ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/event/ecosummit-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conference Ecology Restoration Our Community ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services Fri, 01 Apr 2011 17:37:02 +0000 JhannaGilbert 58 at http://www.ecosystemcommons.org ACES 2010 Book of Abstracts http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/document/aces-2010-book-abstracts <p>Body of work submitted to the second ACES Conference - A Community on Ecosystem Services.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/group/aces-community-ecosystem-services">ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/document/aces-2010-book-abstracts#comments ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services Wed, 23 Mar 2011 18:44:55 +0000 JhannaGilbert 51 at http://www.ecosystemcommons.org ACES 2008 Book of Abstracts http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/document/aces-2008-book-abstracts <p>Body of work submitted to the first ACES Conference - A Conference on Ecosystem Services.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/group/aces-community-ecosystem-services">ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.ecosystemcommons.org/document/aces-2008-book-abstracts#comments ACES, A Community on Ecosystem Services Wed, 23 Mar 2011 18:42:31 +0000 JhannaGilbert 50 at http://www.ecosystemcommons.org