Christopher Hilke is the Climate Change Adaptation Program Coordinator in NWF's Northeast Regional Office. Christopher is active across the northeastern U.S. in establishing a regional safeguarding network that includes NWF affiliates, state agencies, and other conservation organizations. Christopher works collaboratively with these diverse stakeholders to expand state and regional capacity in order to facilitate the implementation of initiatives that will help wildlife and people adapt to climate change. In addition to expanding regional safeguarding capacity, Christopher works with states to incorporate climate-smart language into their management plans, and develops media and communication strategies focused on Safeguards messaging.
With climate science so often in the news these days, I am happy to report on the National Wildlife Federation Northeast Regional Center’s work to protect wildlife and our special places from the impacts of climate change. I am more… Read more >
What does a successful on-the-ground climate adaptation initiative look like? Check out Red Brook, Massachusetts. NWF’s Northeast Regional Center is working with a broad coalition of partners to help sea run brook trout or “salters” at Massachusetts Red Brook-Century Bog… Read more >