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We are happy to announce that Carl Parker, The Weather Channel storm specialist and climate specialist, will be speaking at the Wednesday Plenary.
The topic of discussion will be “Communicating the Impacts of Weather and Climate on Communities.”
Other Wednesday plenary speakers include Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management (I-DIEM) CEO Chauncia Willis and Reinsurance Association of America former President Frank Nutter.
Tools Cafe lineup
Once again, we have an outstanding lineup of regional tools and resources that will be featured at our GOMCON Tools Cafe on Tuesday, Feb. 20!
Presenters will demonstrate 25 regional tools designed to assist stakeholders in making coastal management informed decisions.
About the Gulf of Mexico Alliance The Gulf of Mexico Alliance is a regional partnership focused on enhancing the environmental and economic health of the Gulf of Mexico through increased collaboration. Led by the five Gulf states, our network includes over 150 participating organizations from state and federal agencies, tribal governments, communities, academia, non-governmental organizations, and industry. Priority issues addressed by the Alliance include coastal community resilience; data and monitoring; education; habitat; water resources; wildlife and fisheries; and marine debris.