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The National CASC offers monthly webinars to highlight science projects related to climate change impacts and adaptation from the National and Regional Climate Adaptation Science Centers. 

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Six USGS Scientists hold up a poster they presented in front of the U.S. Capitol.
April 12, 2018

USGS Scientists at Capitol Hill Roundtable on Extreme Events

On April 12, the USGS, together with the American Fisheries Society (AFS), hosted a roundtable discussion with congressional staff centered on the impacts of extreme weather events like hurricanes, floods, droughts, and wildfires on inland fish. Scientists with the USGS National Climate Adaptation Science Center (NCASC) are investigating how climate-related changes, such

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‘InFish’ voluntary professional network.
April 11, 2018

Abby Lynch Scientist Spotlight

‘InFish’ (http://infish.org/) is a voluntary professional network that seeks to address challenges facing inland fish through novel approaches and international collaborations.

Brian Miller presenting
March 29, 2018

Scenario planning workshop with Devils Tower National Monument

Miller presenting historical climate information during a scenario planning workshop with Devils Tower National Monument.

Devils Tower
March 28, 2018

Devils Tower

Devils Tower National Monument.

March 15, 2018

Projecting Climate Change Impacts on Wetland-Dependent Birds - YouTube

Projections of climate and land use change can help inform the allocation of resources across space and among species. North Central CSC supported work in the Prairie Pothole Region highlighted a framework for projecting climate change impacts, and developed methods for assessing surrogate species relationships. Join this webinar to learn more about the degree to which

February 22, 2018

Ungulates in a Warmer Climate

Researchers supported by NCCWSC are working to improve managers’ understanding of ungulates’ response to a warmer climate. For example, when surface water is unavailable, the water content within ungulates’ food provides them with their main source of water, and they must make resourceful foraging decisions to meet their water needs. Scientists researching desert bighorn

A black bear leads her cubs across the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, NC.
December 31, 2017

Black bears

A black bear leads her cubs across the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, NC.

Fog over the Sante Fe River, Florida
December 31, 2017

Fog over the Sante Fe River, Florida

Fog over the Sante Fe River, Florida

Glacier off Sargent Icefield
December 31, 2017

Glacier off Sargent Icefield

Landscape view of an un-named glacier off the Sargent Icefield, directly across from Wolverine Glacier, above the Nellie Juan River, in Alaska. Taken during a visit to a wolverine glacier field site as part of a study to examine how alpine areas are changing as temperatures rise in Alaska. 

October 19, 2017

Can Prescribed Fire Help Forests Survive Drought in the Sierra Nevadas

This webinar was conducted as part of the Climate Change Science and Management Webinar Series, held in partnership by the USGS National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center and the FWS National Conservation Training Center. 

Webinar Summary: Prescribed fire is commonly used by managers in the western U.S. to remove potential wildfire fuel, such as small trees

A boreal bog surrounded by grasses and plants with the sun setting in the background
October 17, 2017

Boreal bog in the Adirondack Park, New York

Boreal bog in the Adirondack Park, New York

September 18, 2017

Rainfall Variability and Drought in the Hawaiian Islands

This webinar was conducted as part of the Climate Change Science and Management Webinar Series, held in partnership by the USGS National Climate Change and Wildilfe Science Center and the USFWS National Conservation Training Center. Webinar Description: Drought is a prominent feature of the climate of Hawai‘i with severe impacts in multiple sectors. Over the last century,