Presenter: Edward (Ned) Gardiner February 10, 2017 In 2014, NOAA launched an inter-agency website, toolkit.climate.gov, to help communities, businesses, and consultants serving distinct sectors of our economy to produce plans and targeted actions designed to improve resilience to climate-related hazards. Our target audience includes advanced data users and analysts such as yourselves, but most are planners and managers with no explicit training in climate or geoinformatics. I will ...
Presenter: Rachel Neugarten, Conservation International Deciding where to invest scarce conservation dollars can be difficult due to competing priorities, conflicting values, and complicated social and political dynamics. In this context, decision makers need information that can quickly help determine where conservation investments will have the greatest impact. In many parts of the world, data on the benefits of nature to people is lacking, and there is often limited time and ...
Protecting aquatic biodiversity this century will require unprecedented levels of coordination among natural resource organizations and the public. Huge historical stream temperature datasets exist and have been contributed by >100 agencies to develop high-resolution climate scenarios for all 500,000 miles of streams and rivers in the American West through the NorWeST project (website: http://www.fs.fed.us/rm/boise/AWAE/projects/NorWeST.html). Those scenarios were used in ...
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