The Climate Smart Land Network (CSLN) provides forest landowners and managers with direct access to the forest and climate experts at Manomet, and the opportunity to benefit from other forest landowners in the Network. The CSLN is a 21st-century “climate services” program designed to make climate change science accessible, understandable, and actionable.
The Climate Smart Land Network is growing rapidly and currently includes 33.3 million acres across North America.
(states and provinces with CSLN land highlighted in blue, below)
Our network members include:
- Acadian Timber Corp
- Baskahegan Company
- Green Diamond Resource Company
- Greenwood & Arcadia Plantations
- Hama Hama Company
- Hancock Timber Resource Group
- J.D. Irving, Limited
- LandVest Timberland Division
- Lyme Timber Company
- Maine Woodland Owners
- New England Forestry Foundation
- Resource Management Service
- Wagner Forest Management, Ltd.
The Climate Smart Land Network is a voluntary network of forestland owners and managers who seek to reduce material risk to their forestland to climate change.
By Si Balch and Eric Walberg (click to download a one-page synopsis of this article) The August 2014 Climate Smart Land Network Bulletin provided an introduction to stream crossings and climate change. The September Bulletin provides additional detail on using watershed and stream corridor characteristics to design and size stream crossings that perform well in […]
By Eric Walberg and Si Balch (click to download a pdf of this article or a one-page synopsis of this article) Several aspects of climate change should be considered in the design and construction of stream crossings for forest access. These factors include both the need to plan for resilient structures against the backdrop of continued […]