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Climate and Land Use Change

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/climate-and-land-use-change (HTML Document 42.04 KB)

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Climate and Land Use Change Mission Area Office

https://www.usgs.gov/locations/climate-and-land-use-change-mission-area-office (HTML Document 41.76 KB)

12201 Sunrise Valley Drive

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

Modified 2016-12-28
https://lccnetwork.org/project/support-understanding-land-use-and-climate-change-appalachian-landscape (HTML Document 55.79 KB)

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

Modified 2016-12-28
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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 ...

Chesapeake Bay Activities

https://www.usgs.gov/centers/cba/science/land-and-climate-change (HTML Document 57.25 KB)

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

Modified 2016-12-28
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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

Modified 2016-12-28
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Climate and Land Use Change

https://www.usgs.gov/atom/126 (HTML Document 42.04 KB)

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National climate assessment technical report on the impacts of climate and land use and land cover change

Modified 2012-07-31
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr20121155 (HTML Document 21.84 KB)

National climate assessment technical report on the impacts of climate and land use and land cover change Open-File Report 2012-1155 Abstract This ... importance of understanding how land use and land cover (LULC) affects weather and climate variability and change and how that variability and change ... by weather and climate variability,* How land-use practices are adapting to climate change, * How land-use and land-cover patterns and conditions are ... technical report on the impacts of climate and land use and land cover change Series title: Open-File Report Series number: Description: First page ...

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

Modified 2016-12-28
https://nccwsc.usgs.gov/content/new-publications-explore-effects-land-use-and-climate-change-stream-temperature-and (HTML Document 30.82 KB)

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

https://www.usgs.gov/atom/12696 (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 ...

Impacts of climate change on land-use and wetland productivity in the Prairie Pothole Region of North America

Modified 2016-09-20
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70176519 (HTML Document 24.08 KB)

Impacts of climate change on land-use and wetland productivity in the Prairie Pothole Region of North America Regional Environmental Change By ... use, the predominant use in the PPR, is unlikely to remain static as climate change affects crop yields and prices. Land use in uplands surrounding ... therefore depend on both the direct effects of climate change on wetlands and the indirect effects on upland land use. We examine the effect of climate ... of wetland dynamics. Our results suggest that the climate change scenarios evaluated are likely to have profound effects on land use in the North and ...

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

https://esp.cr.usgs.gov/projects/sw/clim-met/ (HTML Document 8.47 KB)

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

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

Modified 2017-03-17
https://esp.cr.usgs.gov/projects/sw/previous/swdust/sampling.html (HTML Document 3.56 KB)

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: ...

Implications of climate and land use change: Chapter 4

Modified 2016-07-12
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70171518 (HTML Document 18.18 KB)

By: Edited by: Abstract This chapter relates ecosystem services to climate change and land use. The bulk of the chapter focuses on ecosystem services ... and steepland land use in the humid Neotropics – what is lost with land-cover changed, and what is gained with various types of restoration that are ... sustainable given private ownership. Many case studies are presented later in the white paper. The USGS contribution relates to climate change and the ... role of extreme weather events in land-use planning. Additional publication details DOI: 10.18235/0000163 Description: First page: ...

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

Modified 2017-03-17
https://esp.cr.usgs.gov/projects/sw/clim-met/index.html (HTML Document 4.04 KB)

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GECSC: Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands: Geologic-Ecologic Processes - Geologic framework for ecosystem structure and function

Modified 2017-03-17
https://esp.cr.usgs.gov/projects/sw/previous/interact/ecosystems.html (HTML Document 2.45 KB)

Sources, compositions, and effects of atmospheric dust from American Drylands Geologic framework for ecosystem structure and function ...

Climate and Land Use Change Mission Area Office

https://www.usgs.gov/node/722537 (HTML Document 41.76 KB)

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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

Modified 2017-03-17
https://esp.cr.usgs.gov/projects/sw/previous/swdust/document_effects.html (HTML Document 2.53 KB)

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