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 Offer a New Framework for Helping Managers Deal with the Complexities of Climate ChangeFRI, SEPTEMBER 12, 2014, 02:34 PM EST
In a new publication Brian Miller and Jeffrey Morisette respond to calls for new ways to integrate research tools that could support natural resource managers in the face of the uncertainty and complex interactions associated with climate change. Read More >
SC CSC Holds Ocean Acidification and Greenhouse Gas Demonstrations at Choctaw Nation of OK Labor Day FestivalTHU, SEPTEMBER 11, 2014, 09:35 PM EST
The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Labor Day Festival provided a great opportunity for employees of the South Central Climate Science Center to educate many youth and adults about Ocean Acidification and Greenhouse gas through hands on demonstrations. Read More >
Transformations to Sustainability, International Social Science Council ProjectWED, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014, 04:28 PM EST
The International Social Science Council (ISSC) has awarded a six month grant to develop a "Transformative Knowledge Network on the World’s Rangelands through Social Change" to CSU (host institution for the NC CSC) Anthropology Professor Kathleen Galvin. Read More >
Understanding Climate Change Impacts in the Aleutian IslandsWED, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014, 04:06 PM EST
In partnership with the Aleutian and Bearing Sea Islands LCC and the Alaska Ocean Observing System (AOOS), the Alaska Climate Science Center will sponsor a community conversation on climate change in Unalaska, Alaska. Read More >
SC CSC Holds Tribal Climate Training WorkshopsSUN, SEPTEMBER 7, 2014, 04:46 PM EST
The South Central CSC is holding "Climate 101" training classes for tribes in Oklahoma. These classes provide an introduction to climate change to assist tribes as they prepare to develop vulnerability assessments and climate adaptation strategies. Read More >