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Jun 25, 2020

Global Change Fellow Investigates Insect and Bird Abundance in Urban Forests vs. Street Trees

Fall 2017 & 2016-2017 Global Change Fellow, Larry Long was recently featured by The Wildlife Society in an interview exploring a paper of which he was the lead author, Risk of bird predation and defoliating insect abundance are greater in […]

Jun 24, 2020

Researchers Investigate Couplings Between Human and Natural Systems

Last year at the joint conference of The Wildlife Society and American Fisheries Society, a group of fisheries and wildlife researchers from an assortment of universities collaborated to explore the interconnectedness of humans and the natural world that surrounds them. […]

Jun 16, 2020

The U.S. Geological Survey Uses Global Climate Models to Inform Resource Managers about Risk Management

SE CASC Research Ecologist, Adam Terando is lead author and SE CASC Acting USGS Director, David Reidmiller is a co-author of the new USGS publication, Using Information From Global Climate Models to Inform Policymaking—The Role of the U.S. Geological Survey. […]

Jun 3, 2020

Seminar Summary: Building Adaptive Capacity in a Coastal Region Experiencing Global Change

On May 21, 2020, Dr. Mitch Eaton (USGS Research Ecologist at the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center) presented the second seminar in our SE CASC & South Atlantic Spring/ Summer Science Series, entitled Building Adaptive Capacity in a Coastal Region […]

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 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 […]

May 5, 2020

Hurricane Projections and Climate Change

2020 Hurricane Forecast Researchers in the Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Science at North Carolina State University are forecasting that the Atlantic hurricane season, which begins on June 1st and continues through November 30th, is going to be more […]

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, […]