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Oct 9, 2020

Former Global Change Fellow Researches Effects of Climate Change on Forest Habitat Connectivity

2018-2019 Global Change Fellow Tina Mozelewski  has received funding from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) for a new project to study the growth patterns of sustainably managed forests under changing climatic conditions. This work will also investigate the importance of […]

Oct 2, 2020

Researcher Spotlight – Megan Johnson

2020-21 Global Change Fellow PhD Student, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering Advisor: 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 are […]

Sep 29, 2020

Oct. 22, 3:30 PM: Global Change Seminar – Climate Policies and COVID-19

Join us for a virtual Global Change Seminar series organized by the Southeast CASC Global Change Fellows Thursday, October 22, 2020, 3:30 pm ET Climate Policies and COVID-19 Presenters:  Dr. Chris Weaver, Physical Scientist at the United States Environmental Protection […]

Sep 28, 2020

Oct. 20: SE CASC Science Seminar on Coastal Mangroves in a Warming Climate

This fall and early winter the Southeast CASC will be hosting a virtual science seminar series highlighting SE CASC funded projects that support resource management actions across the Southeast. Join us on October 20 at 11am ET for the first […]

Sep 24, 2020

New CASC Research Identifies Two Classifications of Adaptive Capacity

This post describes the research of two CASC researchers, NCASC scientist Laura Thompson and Northeast CASC scientist Olivia LeDee, who recently published Persist in place or shift in space? Evaluating the adaptive capacity of species to climate change in Frontiers […]

Sep 19, 2020

September 2020 Newsletter

September 2020 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s September 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 | […]

Sep 17, 2020

Congratulations to the 2020 Climate Adaptation Leadership Award Winners!

Each year, the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies recognizes outstanding efforts to increase resilience to America’s natural resources at the Climate Adaptation Leadership Awards (CALA). This program accepts a wide variety of nominations and presents awards to individuals, agencies, […]

Sep 16, 2020

SE CASC Researchers Simulate Climate Changes in Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands

A new SE CASC-supported publication, High-resolution dynamically downscaled rainfall and temperature projections for ecological life zones within Puerto Rico and for the US Virgin Islands, was published on August 23 in the International Journal of Climatology. The following post was […]

Sep 15, 2020

SE CASC Faculty Affiliates Reveal Challenges Associated with Climate Change Induced Migration

SE CASC Faculty Affiliates, Christopher Galik and Gavin Smith reveal challenges associated with climate change-driven community migration in a guest post for a new series by NC State News highlighting the impacts of climate change. The following post was written by Christopher […]

Sep 9, 2020

Children’s Climate Change Education Inspires Action Among Adults

Research by Faculty Affiliates, Kathryn Stevenson and Nils Peterson and 2018-2019 Global Change Fellow, Danielle Lawson was highlighted by NC State News for a new series highlighting the impacts of climate change. The following post was written by Kathryn Stevenson and […]