Agenda: April 2016 Core Team Meeting

Connecticut River Pilot Core Team Meeting

US FWS Regional Office in Hadley, Massachusetts

April 29, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Instructions for accessing final products in NALCC Conservation Planning Atlas (DataBasin)

To view the layers on Data Basin, log in and check out the Connect the Connecticut Gallery 

Documentation about the Landscape Conservation Design Data Products

Review materials from the October Core Team Meeting

View recorded webinar of this meeting

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Communications: Inreach and Outreach (Dave and Bridget; 45 minutes)

  • New or Improved communications products available
  • Media
  • FWS Inreach
  • Discussion on additional needs or interests from partners

Communications Update slides

Connect the Connecticut Overview Report [link is for final version, May 2016]


Implementation and Validation (Andrew Milliken and Scott Schwenk; 2 hours)

  • Implementation examples from the field
  • Model validation efforts
  • Regional Conservation Opportunity Areas (RCOA) Process & Progress
  • Discussion on additional needs/interests/plans for implementation and validation
  • Concerns that may need addressing?
  • Discussion on best way to collect and apply feedback

Map of Nulhegan Road-Stream Crossings

Model Evaluation Project

Implementing the LCD (Patrick Comins)

Lunch (plan is to break during the implementation discussion)

Future Action Items (Nancy; 1 hour)

  • Additional workshops
    • Proposed Friends of Conte workshop/training
    • Other?
  • Future core team meetings and role
    • Frequency and purpose
Webinar/Conference Call-in Information
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Phone conference line:  866-703-6141
Participant passcode: 7242137

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