North Central Climate Science Center

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Research Team Calls for Better Climate Monitoring of High-Elevation Regions

THU, APRIL 30, 2015, 02:00 PM EST

According to a recently released study there is growing evidence that high mountain regions are warming faster than lower elevations but a lack of recorded data could hold scientists back from fully understanding associated causes and impacts. Read More >

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Smithsonian Magazine Features USGS Scientist & Work on Using Satellites to Predict Famine

MON, APRIL 27, 2015, 02:42 PM EST

The May 2015 issue of Smithsonian Magazine features an article about Gabriel Senay's work to predict famine in Ethiopia’s central Rift Valley. Senay is a USGS scientist and is co-located at the North Central Climate Science Center. Read More >

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"Climate Urgency & How Iowa Farmers and Businesses Can Take the Lead"

MON, APRIL 27, 2015, 10:53 AM EST

Last week, Iowa State University hosted Dr. Katharine Hayhoe for a presentation on climate change and its impacts on local farmers and businesses. Hayhoe is a Principal Investigator with the South Central Climate Science Center. Read More >

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NC CSC Connects with Partners at National Conservation Training Center course

MON, MARCH 16, 2015, 11:42 AM EST

Staff from the North Central Climate Science Center (NC CSC) recently participated in a combined offering of the National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) Climate-Smart Conservation and Scenario Planning courses. Read More >