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Weathering the storm: Impacts of extremes on South Carolina’s natural and built environment

The SC State Climatology Office, in collaboration with the Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments (CISA) and SC Water Resources Center, is conducting a series of three one-day educational workshops in Greenville, Columbia, and Charleston, SC. The workshops are titled, "Weathering the Storm: Impacts of Extremes on South Carolina's Natural and Built Environment" and will provide information relevant to stakeholders [...]

By |December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Resilience planning workshop for water utilities

Attend a free, interactive training workshop to help water sector utilities: Learn how environmental conditions and extreme weather events (e.g. flooding and drought) in the Southeastern United States could impact drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater utilities; Explore strategies for enhancing utility resilience to these events and reducing long-term risk to water infrastructure and resources; Help [...]

By |June 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Sea-level rise impacts in Atlanta: New national predictions of SLR migrants

One of the more interesting, and hard to predict, impacts of sea-level rise is how people are going to respond to it. Sure, there will continue to be local actions like living shorelines, hardening, and elevating buildings, but people are also very mobile. How many people might leave coastal areas entirely and where might they go? [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Featured, Staff Blog|Comments Off on Sea-level rise impacts in Atlanta: New national predictions of SLR migrants

2017 National Adaptation Forum

The National Adaptation Forum gathers the adaptation community to foster knowledge exchange, innovation and mutual support for a better tomorrow. You are invited to join the convening of adaptation practitioners from around the country focused on moving beyond adaptation awareness and planning to adaptation action. What: The 3rd National Adaptation Forum When: May 9-11, 2017 [...]

By |May 9th, 2017|0 Comments

First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs): USDA Forest Service climate change education

The Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center hosts First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs), monthly information sharing forums featuring presentations about research activities focused on climate change impacts to eastern forest ecosystems. Scientists from the USDA Forest Service Northern and Southern Research Stations participate in the 1 1/2 hour web-based meeting on the first [...]

By |May 5th, 2017|0 Comments

First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs): Collaborating to address climate change around the globe

The Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center hosts First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs), monthly information sharing forums featuring presentations about research activities focused on climate change impacts to eastern forest ecosystems. Scientists from the USDA Forest Service Northern and Southern Research Stations participate in the 1 1/2 hour web-based meeting on the first [...]

By |April 7th, 2017|0 Comments

North Carolina Coastal Conference

Event Information What: North Carolina’s Coastal Conference When: April 4 and 5, 2017 Where: NC State’s McKimmon Center and N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences’ Nature Research Center, Raleigh Draft Agenda Conference Flier PDF | jpg Many communities from central North Carolina to the coast found their resilience tested in 2016. Make plans now to join [...]

By |April 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Implications of spatial connectivity and climate change for the design and application of MPAs

Speaker: Mark Carr, Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Long Marine Laboratory, University of California, Santa Cruz Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4922555718190278401 Sponsors: This webinar is part of a NOAA Deep Sea Coral Research and Technology Program webinar series to highlight research, exploration, and management of deep-sea corals and sponges around the U.S. Seminar POC: Lauren.Wenzel@noaa.gov Abstract: [...]

By |March 9th, 2017|0 Comments

First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs): The effects of climate variability on vegetation phenology across Great Smoky Mountains National Park

View this month's agenda The Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center hosts First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs), monthly information sharing forums featuring presentations about research activities focused on climate change impacts to eastern forest ecosystems. Scientists from the USDA Forest Service Northern and Southern Research Stations participate in the 1 1/2 hour web-based [...]

By |March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs): Managing for a delicious ecosystem service under a changing climate

View this month's agenda The Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center hosts First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs), monthly information sharing forums featuring presentations about research activities focused on climate change impacts to eastern forest ecosystems. Scientists from the USDA Forest Service Northern and Southern Research Stations participate in the 1 1/2 hour web-based [...]

By |February 3rd, 2017|0 Comments