News and Events

May 20, 2020

May 2020 Newsletter

May 2020 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s May 2020 Newsletter. For news and upcoming events related to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, subscribe to our monthly newsletter. SE CASC News | Resources | Publications | […]

May 19, 2020

New Publication and Data Release: Land Use Change and Water Demand Projections for Southeast

2015 – 2016 Global Change Fellow, Georgina Sanchez, USGS Research Ecologist, Adam Terando, SE CASC Faculty Affiliate, Ross Meentemeyer, and others authored a recent SE CASC supported publication, “Forecasting water demand across a rapidly urbanizing region,” in the journal Science […]

May 19, 2020

New SE CASC Publication Investigates Predation in Urban Forest Fragments Versus Street Trees

2016-2017 Global Change Fellow, Larry Long, and SE CASC Researcher, Steve Frank published a new article in the journal Urban Ecosystems entitled, “Risk of bird predation and defoliating insect abundance are greater in urban forest fragments than street trees.” Their […]

May 13, 2020

Join Us for the Second Webinar in Our Spring/Summer Science Series

The Southeast CASC and the South Atlantic Conservation Blueprint team have teamed up to present the SE CASC South Atlantic Spring/Summer Science Series. We hope you will join us as we highlight some of the SE CASC funded science projects […]

May 13, 2020

Global Change Seminar Summary – Adaptation to Global Change in Urban Environments

The final seminar in the Spring Global Change Seminar Series, Adaptation to Global Change in Urban Environments, was hosted by our 2019-2020 cohort of Global Change Fellows on April 9, 2020. The discussion was moderated by Global Change Fellow, Sam […]

Apr 29, 2020

New Fish and Climate Change Database Informs Freshwater Fisheries Management

2018-2019 Global Change Fellow, Bonnie Myers, and SE CASC Faculty Affiliate, Thomas Kwak, in collaboration with a group of researchers at the National Climate Adaptation Science Center, USGS Cooperative Research Units, and other partners, created a public, searchable database that […]

Apr 22, 2020

Celebrating Earth Day 2020

Happy Earth Day! 50 years ago today on April 22, 1970, 20 million American citizens joined together to celebrate the first Earth Day. This began as a “teach in” on college campuses organized by Senator Gaylord Nelson and graduate student, […]

Apr 17, 2020

Researcher Spotlight – Emily Reed

2019-20 Global Change Fellow PhD Student, Department of Biological Sciences Advisor: Dr. Martha Burford Reiskind Every year the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center funds a multi-disciplinary cohort of Global Change Fellows representing colleges across NC State University. Here are some highlights […]

Apr 14, 2020

April 2020 Newsletter

April 2020 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s April 2020 Newsletter. For news and upcoming events related to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, subscribe to our monthly newsletter. SE CASC News | Resources | Publications | […]

Apr 14, 2020

New SE CASC Publication Provides an Extended Framework to Address Conservation Planning Problems

SE CASC Research Ecologist, Mitch Eaton, co-authored the paper, Spatial conservation planning under uncertainty using modern portfolio theory and Nash bargaining solution, which was recently published in the journal, Ecological Modelling. This publication derived from work on the SE CASC […]