Featured Stories

Jun 26, 2022

SE CASC Supported Study Projects Increased Habitat Loss and Carbon Release in Coastal Marshes

A new publication by SE CASC researchers Katie Warnell, Lydia Olander (Duke Consortium PI), and Carolyn Currin entitled, Sea level rise drives carbon and habitat loss in the U.S. mid-Atlantic coastal zone, was published on June 23 in the journal, […]

Jun 20, 2022

SE CASC Study Analyzes Academic Contribution and Stakeholder Use of Collaborative Research

A new publication by a SE CASC-supported research team, Amanda A. Hyman, Steph L. Courtney, Karen S. McNeal, Lalasia Bialic-Murphey, Cari S. Furiness, Mitchell J. Eaton, Paul R. Armsworth, Distinct pathways to stakeholder use versus academic contribution in climate adaptation […]

Jun 15, 2022

Global Change Fellow Shows Shorter, Wider Flowers May Transmit More Parasites to Bees

A new publication, Floral shape predicts bee–parasite transmission potential, has been published in the journal, Ecology, authored by 2019-20 SE CASC Global Change Fellow Mario Simon Pinilla-Gallego. SE CASC University Director Rebecca Irwin was a co-author to the article. The […]

Jun 10, 2022

NCSU Student Wins AFS Award for Presenting SE CASC Research on At-risk Freshwater Mussels

Joseph Mclver, a graduate student researcher for the SE CASC funded project, Impacts of Sea Level Rise and Associated Salinity Changes on At-risk Native Freshwater Mussels and Their Habitats in Atlantic Coastal Rivers, won the Richard L. Noble Best Student […]

Jun 9, 2022

Celebrating Caribbean American Heritage Month: Voices of Caribbean Resource Managers

In recognition of Caribbean American Heritage Month, we are highlighting the Caribbean oral history project conducted by a team including 2021-2022 Global Change Fellow Melody Hunter-Pillion in 2018. Along with others at the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center and the […]

Jun 2, 2022

July 21, 10am ET: SE CASC Science Seminar on Climate Change & Eastern Wild Turkey Reproduction

The Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center is teaming up with our partners at the Southeast Conservation Adaptation Strategy to co-sponsor this Science Seminar as part of the Third Thursday Web Forum. Brooding Over Climate Change: Implications for Eastern Wild Turkey […]

May 25, 2022

Researcher Spotlight – Alexandria Nelson

2021-22 Global Change Fellow PhD student, Applied Ecology Advisor: Dr. Skylar Hopkins Every year the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center funds a multi-disciplinary cohort of Global Change Fellows representing colleges across NC State University. The current cohort of students represents the […]

May 22, 2022

Southeast CASC Activities Highlighted in National CASC 2021 Annual Summary

Every year, the National CASC highlights the science-based achievements of the Regional CASC network as part of an Annual CASC Summary. Several projects and activities of the Southeast CASC were featured in the 2021 Annual CASC Summary. Several of the […]

May 20, 2022

Registration Open for SE CASC Regional Science Symposium, September 19-21, 2022

Registration is now open for the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Regional Science Symposium Organized by the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center Join us in Gulf Shores, AL from September 19-21, 2022 This event is intended for: Resource managers and researchers working […]

May 20, 2022

Southeast CASC and USGS Sponsor HBCU Climate Change Conference

SE CASC Program Manager Cari Furiness recently participated in the eighth annual HBCU Climate Change Conference in New Orleans, where she helped staff an exhibit highlighting the immense connection between climate science initiatives at the Southeast CASC and other USGS […]