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Climate Hub developing alerts for pests, heat stress, El Niño, and more

The USDA Southeast Regional Climate Hub (SERCH) is focused on providing current and applicable climate information to land managers. One of the ways SERCH is accomplishing this is through a tool called SERCH LIGHTS, which is an email alert system that notifies subscribers when a climate-related threat is predicted for their location of choice. The [...]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Member Blog|Comments Off on Climate Hub developing alerts for pests, heat stress, El Niño, and more

Greenhouse gas mitigation workshop

Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Workshop Agricultural Solutions: adapting to and mitigating climate change on farms and forests in the Southeastern US When: January 20-21 2016 Where: Virtual; register at serch.us/workshop Who: NRCS extension, FSA, RD, FS Field Staff, state and private forestry, Land managers, landowners, general public How: Register at serch.us/workshop. Email Sarah Wiener with any questions (sswiener@ncsu.edu). [...]

By |January 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Southeast Regional Climate Hub to Hold Greenhouse Gas and Adaptation Workshop

The Southeast Regional Climate Hub (SERCH) is excited to announce that we will be hosting a workshop focusing on adaptation to and mitigation of climate change in Buford, GA on November 17-18. The workshop will have expert speakers from across the Southeast, providing information on adaptive strategies that make agricultural and forest lands more resilient to [...]

By |July 29th, 2015|Member Blog|Comments Off on Southeast Regional Climate Hub to Hold Greenhouse Gas and Adaptation Workshop

Southeast Regional Climate Hub Director to host webinars for Climate Learning Network

Southeast Regional Climate Hub (SERCH) Director, Steve McNulty, will be hosting a webinar titled “A Method for Building Trust and Collaboration in Addressing Climate Change Impacts” on August 6th and 20th, both at 1pm EST. The first webinar will focus on working with cooperators, and the second on talking to the general public. The Climate Learning Network is [...]

By |July 28th, 2015|Member Blog|Comments Off on Southeast Regional Climate Hub Director to host webinars for Climate Learning Network

Integrated crop livestock systems a win-win

Dr. Alan Franzluebbers, a Southeast Regional Climate Hub (SERCH) partner and scientist for the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) in Raleigh, NC, recently had his research on grazing cattle in cover crop systems published in Southeast Farm Press. Dr. Franzluebbers’ 7-year study in the Piedmont region of North Carolina provides a win-win solution for farmers. By planting cover [...]

By |February 23rd, 2015|Member Blog|Comments Off on Integrated crop livestock systems a win-win

Brown Bags are back

The South Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative’s (LCC) monthly Triangle Climate and Landscape Brown Bag will return in October, and with a fierce assemblage of climate-relevant organizations behind it.  In addition to coordination from South Atlantic LCC, three other organizations on North Carolina State University’s campus will also contribute to the event: the State Climate Office of North Carolina (SCONC), [...]

By |September 19th, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on Brown Bags are back

Meet the Southeast Regional Climate Hub (SERCH)

There were lots of uncertainty, way more questions than answers, and a lot of unknowns when Secretary Vilsack announced a call for USDA Climate Hubs in June of 2013.  However, over time the details started coming together and, on February 5th, 2014, Secretary Vilsack officially announced the creation of the first ever Regional Hubs to [...]

By |May 2nd, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on Meet the Southeast Regional Climate Hub (SERCH)

USDA Regional Climate Hubs 101

Hubs...hubs...hubs. All the hubbub about USDA regional hubs. You may have heard about the launch of the regional climate change hubs across the country, but may not know about it’s goals, activities, and how it fits in with other regional networks. Fear not as Randy Johnson, National Leader USDA Climate Change Hubs, just released a [...]

By |April 30th, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on USDA Regional Climate Hubs 101