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Kelsey Wirth

3rd Annual Planetary Health Guest Lectureship

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


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


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


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.



New Study by MCAP Affiliates Show Strong Warming in Minnesota by 2100

February 24, 2022

Minnesota’s winters are warming faster than nearly any other state in the contiguous United States, but summers are expected to heat up too. 

Now Hiring: Graduate Student in Advancing Climate Adaptation in Northern MN

February 22, 2022

Are you interested in advancing climate adaptation work across communities and landscapes in Northern Minnesota through your graduate studies?

Katerina Gonzales Guest on Climate One Podcast

February 22, 2022

The episode discusses parallels between the plot in the Netflix movie “Don’t Look Up” and our own climate emergency.

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