Nature & Economy- Recognizing and leveraging natural assets for economic vibrancy

APA Northern New England Chapter


Thursday, March 14, 2019
8:30 a.m. - noon EDT

Concord, NH, United States

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In this introductory level workshop, attendees will learn strategies that communities can use to leverage natural capital to create community and economic vibrancy. Through case studies and interactive activities, attendees will learn about connections between the environment and the economy.   They will sketch out their own community’s natural assets and discover how they can be utilized to advance community and economic development goals. Each will leave with action ideas or potential next steps for their community or organization.  

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Shannon Rogers

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Dr. Shannon Rogers serves as the State Specialist of Nature Based Economic Development on the Community and Economic Development Team at the University of New Hampshire’s Cooperative Extension. Trained as an ecological economist, she focuses on how people use and value the environment and natural resources. Dr. Rogers is ... Read More

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