The Commission's charge is to propose solutions to you for climate-related issues facing the Commonwealth. Our Symposium today also takes up that challenge. In this booklet you will find research and recommendations for you -- and all of Virginia's governing bodies – for how best to protect our state's priceless and economically essential natural heritage as climate changes disrupt our ecosystems.
Paper prepared for Environmental Studies Senior Seminar.
Faculty advisers: Dr. Peter D. Smallwood and Stephen P. Nash
Schmidt, Casey, Taylor Pfeiffe, Amy Murphy, Virginia Frediani, Natalya Ares, George Appling, Emma Thomson, Austen Kelso, Julia Baer, Lindsey Hines, and Andrew Denney. "Nature, Virginia's Economy, and the Climate Threat." Paper for Environmental Studies Senior Seminar, University of Richmond, April 21, 2015.