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Upcoming Events

Kelsey Wirth

3rd Annual Planetary Health Guest Lectureship

Building the Power We Need to Create a Better World for our Children

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Wednesday, April 26, 2023 11:00 a.m. to Noon 

The 3rd Annual Planetary Health Guest Lectureship will be held Wednesday, April 26 at the Bentson Healthy Communities Innovation Center. The event will feature Kelsey Wirth as the guest speaker. 


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MCAP Director Heidi Roop to give Keynote at 2023 Ag-Urban Partnership Forum

Extreme Weather Resiliency

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March 1, 2023, 9:00 a.m. to Noon

Register today for the 2023 Ag-Urban Partnership Forum to learn more about the ways that agricultural and urban partners are working together to prepare for extreme weather events and improve water quality around Minnesota. This fourth annual event will focus on extreme weather resiliency, featuring MCAP Director, Heidi Roop, as the keynote speaker. 


Minnesota Climate Adaptation Awards

2023 Minnesota Climate Adaptation Awards Ceremony

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Saturday, January 28, 2023
6:30 - 9:30 p.m. CT

Join us on Saturday, January 28, 2023 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at The Bell Museum to recognize Minnesota's climate adaptation leaders who are paving the way to a more resilient Minnesota for our future.



 

MCAP News

Job Opportunity - Climate and Working Lands Program Director

August 1, 2022

The Minnesota Farmers Union is hiring a senior level position to co-develop and promote farmer-informed solutions for how agriculture can play a greater role in mitigating and adapting to the effects of climate change. 

Learn more and apply at: Career Opportunities - Minnesota Farmers Union (mfu.org)


Science Fellow Opportunity with The Nature Conservancy

July 12, 2022

Become a force for nature and a healthy planet by joining The Nature Conservancy's Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota Science Team. This 2-year position will help tackle the scientific uncertainties around the Conservancy’s priority conservation strategies in Forests, Freshwater and Grasslands, with an emphasis on emerging issues in forest ecology and climate adaptation.


Midwest CASC hiring graduate research assistantship

March 17, 2022

The research assistant will pursue their research, maintain progress towards their graduate degree and participate in MW CASC training and educational opportunities.


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