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.
Researchers Compare Existing Ecological Systems Maps for the Eastern USAMON, JULY 28, 2014, 08:22 AM EST
On June 13th, 2014, the workshop “Comparing Existing Ecological Systems Maps for the Eastern USA” was held at USFWS in Hadley MA. Researchers led a discussion comparing the approaches, consistency, and challenges of aligning four ecological systems maps. Read More >
New Report Predicts Creation of 'Megalopolis' in Southeast U.S.WED, JULY 23, 2014, 09:47 AM EST
Researchers from the Department of the Interior’s Southeast Climate Science Center and North Carolina State University have found from a new study that urban areas in the Southeast U.S. may double in size in the next 45 years. Read More >
NE CSC Fellows and PIs Present at 2014 Ecological Society of America ConferenceTUE, JULY 22, 2014, 02:21 PM EST
Several of the Northeast Climate Science Center Fellows and Principal Investigators are presenting at this year's Ecological Society of America conference in Sacramento, CA. If you're at ESA next month, come see what they're up to! Read More >
Upcoming Shifting Seasons Summit Provides Adaptation and Cooperative Training for Tribes and PartnersTUE, JULY 22, 2014, 02:05 PM EST
NE CSC Consortium Member College of Menominee Nation will be hosting the Shifting Seasons Summit on October 15-17, 2014, in Keshena, WI. The Summit will emphasize information and material relevant to Tribes, federal agencies and academic institutions. Read More >
SC CSC and Partners Conduct Climate Change Activities with Native American STEM StudentsTUE, JULY 22, 2014, 01:00 PM EST
Chickasaw Nation and Choctaw Nation of OK, South Central Climate Science Center, USGS, and NOAA held an event at Choctaw Nation’s Jones Academy on July 14th with the Science Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) students representing six tribes. Read More >