Climate Science Centers
At Interior, we operate a National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center (NCCWSC) at the National Headquarters of the U.S. Geological Survey. Secretarial Order No. 3289 expanded the scope and geographic reach of our climate-science efforts by establishing, in addition, eight regional Climate Science Centers. Read More >
For information about Funding Opportunities from the Climate Science Centers, please visit: https://nccwsc.usgs.gov/ResearchFunds.
Please click on the map or list below for more information about each Climate Science Center.
Southwest Climate Science Center Welcomes Carolyn Enquist as new Deputy DirectorTUE, AUGUST 26, 2014, 01:31 PM EST
Dr. Carolyn Enquist has been in the biodiversity conservation field for two decades, having worked for the USA National Phenology Network, The Wildlife Society, The Nature Conservancy and other organizations. Read More >
USGS Scientists Investigate Current and Historical Winter Conditions in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta through Integration of Indigenous Knowledge, Snow and Water Chemistry DataTHU, AUGUST 21, 2014, 10:06 AM EST
Alaska Climate Science Center and USGS Alaska Science Center hydrologist Ryan Toohey has joined fellow USGS researchers Paul Schuster and Nicole Herman-Mercer in conducting an innovative project know as “Strategic Needs of Water on the Yukon” or SNOWY. Read More >
UM Research Improves Temperature Modeling Across Mountainous LandscapesWED, AUGUST 20, 2014, 12:48 PM EST
New research by University of Montana doctoral student Jared Oyler provides improved computer models for estimating temperature across mountainous landscapes. Read More >
SC CSC Holds Environmental Problem Solving with GIS Workshop for Tribes in South Central U.S.TUE, AUGUST 19, 2014, 04:20 PM EST
The South Central Climate Science Center, USGS Oklahoma Water Science Center and Office of the National Tribal Liaison, Bureau of Indian Affairs and Tribal GIS are hosting a GIS Applications Class for the tribes in the South Central Region. Read More >
PI CSC Welcomes Kelvin Richards as New University Director!MON, AUGUST 18, 2014, 02:52 PM EST
Kelvin Richards, Professor of Oceanography at University of Hawai`i at Mānoa (UHM), has taken the helm as the University Director for the Pacific Islands Climate Science Center and also the Director of the International Pacific Research Center (IPRC). Read More >