Climate Change

Coastal Community Resilience

This new course is designed to give planners and practitioners in coastal communities an in-depth understanding of the strategies, science, and tools that are available for use in New Jersey to plan for coastal resilience. The course is designed for private and public sector planners and practitioners, appointed and elected local officials, community leaders, and land managers.

Ecological Risk Assessment

This two-day program provides attendees with a comprehensive overview of regulatory expectations of ecological risk assessments from both federal and state perspectives. Participants will learn to help clients understand how the ecological risk assessment process aids in developing realistic approaches to remediating sites. LSRPs will gain more perspective on the role that ecological risk assessment plays in establishing site clean-up goals.

GEHA 2019 AEC

The Georgia Environmental Health Association (GEHA) invites anyone interested in environmental health to attend our 2019 Annual Education Conference (AEC) happening June 12-14, 2019, at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort, located within Stone Mountain Park. GEHA looks forward to its members and guests coming to this popular location just outside the metro-Atlanta area for a great educational event and lots of networking, fun and fellowship!

Oregon Environmental Health Association Conference

Each year OEHA sponsors annual and regional conferences covering topics which may include food production & safety, waste water disposal, industrial hygiene, epidemiology, disaster response, and other educational seminars as the need arises. The speakers for these educational conferences are recruited not only from Oregon, but also from other parts of the U.S. Speakers come from local, state, federalagencies, universities, and private industries.

The next AEC will be held on February 26-28 near Newport at the Best Western Agate Beach Inn.

Addressing Climate Change Impacts

NEHA and ecoAmerica, Climate for Health Video: Addressing Climate Change Impacts

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NEHA, in partnership with ecoAmerica, Climate for Health, has developed a five-minute video showcasing NEHA members’ success stories addressing climate change impacts from Cambridge, Massachusetts; Salt Lake County, Utah; and Franklin County, Ohio. Environmental health professionals and members of NEHA’s Climate Change Committee share their inspiring stories addressing strategies for adaptation, mitigation at the community level, and strong coalitions and collaborations.

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Addressing Climate Change Impacts from ecoAmerica on Vimeo.

 

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Wildfire Smoke: Impacts on Public Health and Lived Experience

11AM PST/ 2PM EST Monday, October 1, 2018

 Wildfire Smoke: Impacts on Public Health and Lived Experience

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Learn about the latest research on the various health effects of wildfire smoke exposure. Dr. Colleen Reid, assistant professor in Geography at the University of Colorado, Boulder, will provide an overview of what is known and not known about the health impacts of exposure to smoke from wildfires.

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