MSES Professor Presents at Climate Change Conference

May 18, 2015

Prof. Derek Kauneckis of the Master of Science in Environmental Studies (MSES) program presented at the National Adaptation Forum (NAF) in Saint Louis on May 12, 2015.  The NAF is a professional association of practitioners and academics active in climate change adaptation.  While this was only the second NAF meeting, attendance doubled to 900 participants from across the country.  

Kauneckis presented research on local government climate adaptation policies and met with local, state and national policy makers on better understanding the implementation of effective risk mitigation efforts.  For more information on the National Adaptation Forum visit nationaladaptationforum.org