WRA is a proud sponsor of the 2020 National Mitigation and Ecosystem Banking Conference (NMEBC). NMEBC Virtual will be held on August 17-19, with pre and post extended content and engagement. Entering its 23rd year, NMEBC is committed to advancing and protecting the environment in a financially sustainable way. This annual event connects mitigation providers, regulators, customers of mitigation and investors to learn, network and exchange ideas on highest standards for restoration of wetlands, species, land and water.
WRA Restoration Ecologist, Ashley Zavagno, MESM, CERP, CE, will give a talk in the Science & Tools session on Monday, August 17, “Challenges of Crediting Ecologically Appropriate Resource Type Conversions in Mitigation” (read Ashley’s bio and presentation abstract here). Ashley will be available in a live Q&A Video Chat on Wednesday, August 19 from 12:15-1:15 pm (Eastern Daylight Time).
As a new feature this year, connect with our team at our virtual exhibitor space!! WRA Principal Nate Bello and Conservation Finance Manager Jane Rice will be available to discuss WRA’s services and exciting mitigation banking projects! A schedule of engagement times is provided in our booth (search by company here) or you can request a time that works for you! Hope to see you there!