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America the Beautiful - National Parks & Federal Recreational Lands Passes

America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Passes are a suite of annual and lifetime passes that provides U.S. citizens and visitors an affordable and convenient way to access Federal recreational lands.

Climate and Land Use Change

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FishCAFE: Response of an Arctic Freshwater Ecosystem to Climate and Land-use Change | Landscape Conservation Cooperative Network

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Climate and Land Use Change Mission Area Office

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12201 Sunrise Valley Drive

Climate Change and Land Use Impacts on Freshwater Mussels

https://www.usgs.gov/media/videos/climate-change-and-land-use-impacts-freshwater-mussels (HTML Document 43.40 KB)

Land Use Impacts on Freshwater Mussels”, is a part of the Climate Change Science and Management Webinar Series from the USGS National Climate Change and ... Download Video Right-click and save to download Detailed Description This presentation, “Breaking Traditional Barriers to Model Climate Change and ... Wildlife Science Center and the FWS National Conservation Training Center. (Credit: Holly Padgett, NCCWSC. Public domain.) Details Length: 01:13:13 Videographer ...

Support for Understanding Land Use and Climate Change in the Appalachian Landscape | Landscape Conservation Cooperative Network

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Chesapeake Bay Activities

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Land and Climate Change Land use change and climate change are two of the most significant drivers of ecosystem change in the Chesapeake Bay ... Watershed. USGS activities assess the combined effects climate and land changes have on stream and freshwater fisheries. Several project activities were ... completed in 2016.  The USGS will interact with the Climate Resliency workgroup to evaluate priority activities to be conducted in 2017. Filter Total Items: 4   ...

Webinar: Climate and Land-Use Change in the Southern Rockies: Using Satellite Imagery to Inform | Landscape Conservation Cooperative Network

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Climate and land-use change in the Southern Rockies: Using satellite imagery to inform mule deer conservation | Landscape Conservation Cooperative Network

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Climate and Land Use Change

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New Publications Explore Effects of Land Use and Climate Change on Stream Temperature and Freshwater Mussels | National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center

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New Publications Explore Effects of Land Use and Climate Change on Stream Temperature and Freshwater Mussels November 17, 2014: A set of two new ... publications explores and projects future stream temperatures under different scenarios of land use and climate change and the resulting effects on ... freshwater life. In the first article, Effects of Land Use and Climate Change on Stream Temperature I: Daily Flow and Stream Temperature Projections ... , climate change, and stream temperatures are very complex. In the second part of the study, as described in Effects of Land Use and Climate Change on Stream ...

Climate Change and Land Use Impacts on Freshwater Mussels

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Land Use Impacts on Freshwater Mussels”, is a part of the Climate Change Science and Management Webinar Series from the USGS National Climate Change and ... Download Video Right-click and save to download Detailed Description This presentation, “Breaking Traditional Barriers to Model Climate Change and ... Wildlife Science Center and the FWS National Conservation Training Center. (Credit: Holly Padgett, NCCWSC. Public domain.) Details Length: 01:13:13 Videographer ...

GECSC: Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands: Measuring, Modeling, and Forecasting Change - Measuring, Modeling, and Forecasting Change

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-caused changes on the land surface, including effects on ecosystem dynamics and on rates of soil erosion. Forecasts can inform land-use decisions by land ... Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands Measuring, Modeling, and Forecasting Change Measuring ongoing landscape ... change and rates of change. Measuring ongoing environmental change is an important element in forecasting change by linking current processes, rates ... , and conditions to anticipated change in the future. Forecasting landscape change helps us to understand the potential effects of natural and human ...

GECSC: Southwest Climate Impact Meteorological Stations (CLIM-MET) -

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Mojave National Preserve, California:

GECSC: Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands: Dust Studies - Sampling dust

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Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands Sampling dust Many methods have been developed to sample dust. In our ... work, we use primarily four techniques: BSNEs- used for horizontal dust deposition References: ...

GECSC: Southwest Climate Impact Meteorological Stations (CLIM-MET) -

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JavaScript disabled It appears that you have JavaScript(JS) disabled. Several items on this site require JS to work correctly. Mojave National Preserve, California: Page Last Modified: Thursday March 26 2015

Climate and Land Use Change Mission Area Office

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The Nations Fish Habitat in a Changing Climate Part 2

https://www.usgs.gov/atom/12722 (HTML Document 43.81 KB)

made, and that the different attributes of lakes and streams require different approaches to determine climate and land use change effects on fish ... Download Video Right-click and save to download Detailed Description The effects of climate change on fish habitat will be scale-and system-dependent ... . Our work demonstrates how climate change affects fish habitat nationwide, and stream flow, water temperature, and coldwater lakes in the Upper ... habitat. (Credit: Holly Padgett, National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center, USGS. Public domain.) Details Length: 01:20:01 Videographer ...

Interior Department Announces Funding for Climate Change Studies

https://www.usgs.gov/node/722326 (HTML Document 45.58 KB)

DriveReston, VA 20192United StatesPhone: 703-648-4460 ConnectUSGS News: Everything We've Got: Subscribe RSS Climate and Land Use Change: Subscribe RSS ... Release Date: December 18, 2014As part of President Obama's Climate Action Plan, research funding will provide land and wildlife managers with tools ... to adapt to climate change ContactsDepartment of the Interior,U.S. Geological SurveyOffice of Communications and Publishing12201 Sunrise Valley ...

GECSC: Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands: Dust Studies - Document the effects of human activities on dust emission-the last 150 years

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Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands Document the effects of human activities on dust emission-the last 150 years ...

GECSC: Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands: Sand-Dune Dynamics - Southern High Plains Dunes

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Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands Southern High Plains Dunes ...