Tag Archives: Sea Level Rise

Promoting Community Involvement and Opinion Leadership in Protection of the Salt Marshes of Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge: An analysis of audience and program participant surveys conducted for Pickering Creek Audubon Center

The research conducted for this report is intended to benefit the development of Pickering Creek Audubon Center’s outdoor experiential “Salt Marsh Stories” program at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge. All four focal audiences—Audubon, higher education, and faith and business communities—have individuals who rank highly on conservation communication and civic leadership. Communication leadership promoting conservation is the highest among…
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Adapting to Climate Change & Sea Level Rise: A Maryland Statewide Survey, Fall 2014

Highlights of this survey, which was released by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and conducted in conjunction with George Mason University and the Climate Communication Consortium of Maryland, include findings that almost three-quarters of Marylanders (73%) said they want their state and local governments to take actions to protect their communities against the impacts of…
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