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Archive for August, 2008

21 Aug 2008

New Resource Available From NSCA

A new one-page document is available from the NSC Alliance to educate the general public on the opportunities and benefits of natural science collections.  For a lower resolution copy, click NSCA 1-pager. Please contact Robert Gropp, Director of Public Policy, for a higher resolution copy.

04 Aug 2008

9th National Conference on Science, Policy, and the Environment: Biodiversity in a Rapidly Changing World

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR SCIENCE AND THE ENVIRONMENT invites you to participate in the 9th National Conference on Science, Policy, and the Environment: Biodiversity in a Rapidly Changing World, to address the challenge the changing world poses to biodiversity (and to humanity) December 8-10, 2008 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington, DC. The conference will provide an opportunity to look at what is happening to biodiversity in the context of radical climate disruption, human population rise, land use changes, globalization and other economic forces. We will collectively develop a 21st century biodiversity science and conservation strategy.

REGISTRATION HAS OFFICIALLY OPENED!

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