North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

September 2010 Climate Impacts Workshop

“Incorporating Climate Change Into North Carolina’s Wildlife Action Plan” was a one and half day workshop that initiates the first step in an on-going effort to engage stakeholders across the state in integrating climate change into  North Carolina’s Wildlife Action Plan.

Workshop Goals

  • Engage stakeholders on the issue of climate change and wildlife.
  • Garner stakeholder support for and input on using North Carolina’s Wildlife Action Plan as a framework for addressing climate change as it relates to wildlife.

Workshop Objectives

  • Provide information on and discuss climate change impacts to wildlife in North Carolina and identify priority actions to address these impacts and safeguard wildlife.
  • Identify and share information on stakeholder activities and efforts related to addressing climate change impacts on wildlife.
  • Initiate a discussion on how climate change should be integrated into the North Carolina Wildlife Action Plan.  

Related Information

2017 Regional Workshop materials

Presentations (in PDF format)


NC Wildlife Resources Commission


-  Data Sets from the 2015 NC Wildlife Action Plan - an overview 


(Presenter: Cindy Simpson, NC Wildlife Action Plan Coordinator, NCWRC)


-  Green Growth Toolbox - Technical Assistance Program


(Presenters:  Kacy Cook, Brooke Massa, NCWRC)


-  Wildlife Conservation Land Program - Habitat Conservation by Private Landowners


(Presenter: Brad Howard, NCWRC)



Return to N.C. Wildlife Action Plan

Contact Information

Please contact the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission with questions about the workshop, the N.C. Wildlife Action Plan or the climate change website.

Cindy Simpson
Wildlife Action Plan Coordinator
North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
1721 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-1721
(919) 707-0227 Direct

(919) 707-0028 FAX

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