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Ecosystem Services from the Northwest Hub Region

  • Seaweed Farming in Alaska

    Ribbon kelp hangs on a line over a body of water in Alaska

    Seaweed farming is emerging as a climate-smart maricultural practice that could thrive in Alaska’s nutrient rich waters.

  • Pollinators

    Photo taken at Reiman Gardens Butterfly Wing, Ames, IA

    Pollinators are responsible for assisting over 80% of the world's flowering plants. Without them, humans and wildlife wouldn't have much to eat or look at! Animals that assist plants in…

  • Climate Risk Management Practices: Wildlife

    Roosevelt elk bugling outside of a forest.

    Climate Risk Management Practices for Wildlife notes sensitivities for wildlife due to climate change and management practices to reduce risks to wildlife caused by a changing climate.