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Apr 3, 2020

Researcher Spotlight – Kate Jones

2019-20 Global Change Fellow  PhD Student, Center for Geospatial Analytics Advisor: Dr. Robert Scheller 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 about […]

Apr 2, 2020

SE CASC Researchers and Affiliates Participate in NOAA’s Social Coast Forum

Southeast CASC Researchers, Faculty Affiliates, and a former Global Change Fellow presented at this year’s NOAA Social Coast Forum, held in Charleston, SC from February 3-6, 2020. This year’s forum topic, ​Social Science for Coastal Decision-Making, explored how social science […]

Apr 1, 2020

SE CASC Resources for the U.S. Caribbean

The Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s footprint encompasses the islands of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. This unique tropical region, heavily reliant upon freshwater and coastal systems, is at risk of rising temperatures, drought, and extreme events due […]

Mar 31, 2020

April 9, 3:30 pm Seminar – Adaptation to Global Change in Urban Environments

Please join the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center Global Change Fellows for the final Global Change Seminar of the semester Adaptation to Global Change in Urban Environments Featuring: Dr. Gavin Smith, PhD, AICP: NCSU Department of Landscape Architecture Please join […]

Mar 27, 2020

Researcher Spotlight – Haofan Li

2019-20 Global Change Fellow PhD Student, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering Advisor: Dr. Fernando Garcia Menendez Every year the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center funds a multi-disciplinary cohort of Global Change Fellows representing colleges across NC State University. Here […]

Mar 23, 2020

Sleepless in the City: Urban Heat Wakes up Tree Pests

SE CASC PI, Steve Frank, and 2013-2014 Global Change Fellow, Michael Just, published a new SE CASC supported paper, Can Cities Activate Sleeper Species and Predict Future Forest Pests? A Case Study of Scale Insects, published in the journal Insects. […]

Mar 17, 2020

GIS Analysis of Pre-European Longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) Distribution and Community Variations

USGS Ecology Research Fellow, Sarah Midolo, is working on a GIS analysis that maps the historical range of longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) and uses soil data to identify different community variants within the entire range. The overall goal of the […]

Mar 17, 2020

SE CASC Researchers Contribute to the North Carolina Climate Science Report

USGS Research Ecologist, Adam Terando, and SE CASC Faculty Affiliates, Kathie Dello, Gary Lackmann, and Walter Robinson, are part of the author team of the recently published North Carolina Climate Science Report. USGS Deputy Director, Ryan Boyles, was an external […]

Mar 13, 2020

To “Native” or not to “Native”?

Spring 2018 Global Change Fellow, Sarah Parsons, and SE CASC Faculty Affiliate, Dr. Steve Frank, recently published the article “Effects of native and exotic congeners on diversity of invertebrate natural enemies, available spider biomass, and pest control services in residential […]

Mar 6, 2020

Researcher Spotlight – Lise Montefiore

2019-20 Global Change Fellow PhD Student, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering Advisor: Dr. Natalie Nelson 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 […]