Workshop: Climate Change Action: Rural Perspectives from the Maitland Valley Watershed

2009, Ontario Centre for Climate Impacts and Adaptation Resources


Workshop: Adapting to Climate Change in Ottawa

2009, Ontario Centre for Climate Impacts and Adaptation Resources - OCCIAR


Workshop: Science for a Changing North

October 27 to 29, 2009 in Sudbury, Ontario

The Cooperative Freshwater Ecology Unit's Restoration Workshop "Science for a Changing North" was held at Laurentian University in October. OCCIAR hosted a session at the workshop entitled "Community and Sectoral Responses to Climate Change Impacts".

Proceedings for the workshop can be found on the CFEU webpage.






Workshop: Climate Change Action: Rural Perspectives from the Maitland Valley Watershed

April 23, 2009 in Maitland Valley Watershed

The workshop included presentation by a series of experts:

The afternoon consisted of a discussion where each municipality/township/town within the watershed was given an opportunity to present their experiences with both adaptation and mitigation to climate change. A series of questions was provided to everyone to prompt discussion around their successes, challenges and concerns.






Workshop: Adapting to Climate Change in Ottawa

January 30, 2009 in Ottawa, Ontario

The workshop included presentations by a series of experts:

The last part of the day involved breaking up into two groups and, with the help of a facilitator, working through each step in the risk assessment process:






Workshop: Adapting to Climate Change in Smiths Falls, Ontario

January 31, 2009 in Smiths Falls, Ontario

The half day workshop included presentations by: