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.

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CSC NewsNews

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Southeast Climate Science Center Global Change Fellow Recognized for Barrier Island Research

TUE, OCTOBER 21, 2014, 10:22 AM EST

Congratulations to Ayse Karanci, Ph.D. student at North Carolina State University and Global Change Fellow through the Southeast Climate Science Center, who received the Student Educational Award from the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association! Read More >


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NC CSC Director Contributes to Discussion of the Top Ten Ways Remote Sensing can be used for Conservation

TUE, OCTOBER 21, 2014, 09:01 AM EST

NC CSC Director, Jeff Morisette, was a contributing author on a new paper, Ten Ways Remote Sensing Can Contribute to Conservation. The article includes a summary of the way remote sensing can be used to monitor effects of climate on ecosystems. Read More >


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NE CSC Fellows Gather at Retreat in Missouri

MON, OCTOBER 20, 2014, 03:00 PM EST

The University of Missouri hosted the Second Annual NE CSC Fellows Retreat, October 8-10, 2014, at Reis Biological Station near Steelville, MO. Twenty-two graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from six NE CSC partner institutions attended! Read More >


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Online Mapping Tool Shows States and Federal Land Boundaries within the NC CSC Region

WED, OCTOBER 15, 2014, 11:35 AM EST

The North Central Climate Science Center's University Consortium has developed and posted an online mapping tool to show DOI lands (broken down by agency), Tribal Lands, and the spatial extent of funded projects for the North Central Domain. Read More >


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Welcome to Dr. Weiguang Meng, Newest Member of the IPRC Dynamical Downscaling Group!

FRI, OCTOBER 10, 2014, 09:40 AM EST

Dr. Weiguang Meng, from the Institute of Tropical and Marine Meteorology of the China Meteorological Administration in Guangzhou, has joined the dynamical downscaling group at the International Pacific Research Center at University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. Read More >