Program and Schedule


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The MTNCLIM 2012 Conference extends over four days, October 1-4, 2012, at the YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park, Colorado. On October 1, registration opens at 4pm, dinner banquet is at 6pm, and the program begins at 8pm. MTNCLIM 2012 adjourns at noon on October 4.
MTNCLIM 2012 Program here

Linked below are two articles pertinent to the MtnClim 2012 panels about future mountain-climate initiatives and opportunities. We invite participants to read these in advance of the meeting.
Diaz, H.F. and R.S. Bradley: A Framework for a Proposed U.S. Initiative on Climate and Environmental Change in the American Cordiller

Greenwood, G.: The Mountain Research Initiative (MRI): What Comes Next?

Ralph, M. etal.: A Vision of Future Observations for Western U.S. Extreme Precipitation Events and Flooding: Monitoring, Prediction and Climate

A Post-Conference Workshop for Managers convenes Oct 4, also at the YMCA of the Rockies, 1:30-5pm: Bridging Boundaries: Climate Change Adaptation
Post-Conference Workshop Program here

An optional pre-conference field trip is planned for Sunday Sept. 30th to Niwot Long Term Ecological Reserve.
Organizer: Bill Bowman, bowman at spot.colorado.edu
Mountain Research Station, INSTAAR, and Dept of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Archives of previous MTNCLIM conferences are available on the CIRMOUNT website. Archives of MtnClim conferences