News and Events

Oct 19, 2021

New Open-source Software Supports Spatial Conservation Planning

Southeast CASC Research Ecologist Mitch Eaton, along with USGS Researchers Julien Martin and Simeon Yurek and researchers at the University of South Florida and University of Florida, published SiteOpt: an Open-source R-package for Site Selection and Portfolio Optimization, an open-access […]

Sep 21, 2021

September 2021 Newsletter

September 2021 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s September 2021 Newsletter. For news and upcoming events related to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, subscribe to our monthly newsletter. SE CASC News | Resources | Publications | […]

Sep 21, 2021

New Report: Testing the Transferability of the Optimal Preservation Model at Gulf Islands National Seashore

A SE CASC research team comprised of Erin Seekamp, Xiao Xiao, Max Post van der Berg, and Mitch Eaton were supported by National Park Service to continue development of the Optimal Preservation (OptiPres) model, a climate adaptation planning and decision […]

Aug 27, 2021

Deadline Extended – SE CASC Hiring Opportunities for Two Fellows: Climate Impacts & Tribal Climate Strategies

Southeast CASC announces openings for two Fellows to be hired through Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE). Both positions are research opportunities available with U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center (SE CASC) located in Raleigh, […]

Aug 24, 2021

Integrating Multiple Factors, Complex Tradeoffs to Evaluate Adaptation of Historic Structures

An article by a SE CASC research team including Erin Seekamp (SE CASC co-PI) and Xiao Xiao (SE CASC Researcher) along with Arizona State University student Peizhe Li, “Climate adaptation planning for cultural heritages in coastal tourism destinations: A multi-objective […]

Jun 24, 2021

June 2021 Newsletter

June 2021 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s June 2021 Newsletter. For news and upcoming events related to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, subscribe to our monthly newsletter. SE CASC News | Resources | Publications | […]

Jun 22, 2021

Using an Ecosystem-based Approach to Solve Multispecies Conservation Challenges

An article by a SE CASC research team led by Jennifer Cartwright (USGS Biologist) and Dwayne Estes (Southeastern Grasslands Initiative) and including SE CASC Deputy Director Ryan Boyles, Improving Species Status Assessments under the U.S. Endangered Species Act and Implications […]

Jun 16, 2021

Partnership Enables Climate Change Adaptation for Coastal National Wildlife Refuges

A team of SE CASC researchers led by SE CASC Research Ecologist, Mitch Eaton, published Cape Romain Partnership for Coastal Protection: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2021–1021, available June 8, 2021. The report summarizes work supported by SE CASC project, […]

May 24, 2021

May 2021 Newsletter

May 2021 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s May 2021 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 24, 2021

SE CASC Report Provides a Framework for Species Status Assessments of Grassland Species

A team of SE CASC researchers led by Jennifer Cartwright (USGS Biologist)  and Dwayne Estes (Southeastern Grasslands Initiative) and including SE CASC Deputy Director Ryan Boyles, published Science needs of southeastern grassland species of conservation concern—A framework for species status […]