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About The Presenter

Craig Partridge, Policy Director, WA Department of Natural Resources


About This Presentation

This is part of a collection. See more from the Climate Change Short Course.

Running time: 33 minutes and 58 seconds
Given: May 2008, Climate Change Short Course, Developing a Climate for Change
Online production by M.J. Furniss and J. Guntle, Communications and Applications, PNW and PSW Research Stations
Video by Pat McAbery

Topics covered:

  • Washington Inventory of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • "Business as Usual" Projected Emissions for Washington by 2020
  • Further Washington Emission Reduction Goals
  • Central Issue for Forestry
  • Enlarging the Forest Sink
  • Avoiding Losses to the Forest Sink
  • Getting Organized in Washington
  • Technical Support for the Climate Advisory Team
  • Forestry Technical Workgroup's Major Recommendations
  • Forest Landowners
  • Forest Vulnerability to Climate Change
  • Washington's 2007 Forestry Preparation & Adaption Work Group
  • Washington State Climate Impacts Assessment
  • PAWG Recommendations
  • Forest Health and Fire
  • Species Physiology, Ecology, and Distribution
  • Streamflow and Fish
  • Commercial Timber Management
  • Protected Areas and Habitat
  • Washington Forest Adaptation Work
  • Current Forest Climate Work
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