News and Events

Dec 4, 2019

SE CASC Hosting Six-Part Webinar Series on the Fourth National Climate Assessment

The Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center is launching a six-part webinar series that will focus on Chapter 19 of the Fourth National Climate Assessment, Volume II: The Southeast, Chapter 15: Tribes and Indigenous Peoples, and Chapter 20: U.S. Caribbean. The next […]

Jan 16, 2020

January 2020 Newsletter

January 2020 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s January 2020 Newsletter. For news and upcoming events related to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, subscribe to our monthly newsletter. Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center News 2019 was […]

Jan 16, 2020

Color-changing Hares in Southern Edge of Range Are More Vulnerable to Phenological Mismatch

2014-15 Global Change Fellow, Marketa Zimova, is lead author on a SE CASC supported publication, Local climate determines vulnerability to camouflage mismatch, published in Global Ecology and Biogeography.  Some of the challenges that plants and animals face as a result […]

Jan 10, 2020

Researcher Spotlight – Sam Flake

2019-20 Global Change Fellow PhD Student, Department of Plant and Microbial Biology Advisor: Dr. William Hoffman 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 […]

Jan 9, 2020

Hedge Betting Climate Change to Preserve Public Lands

SE CASC Research Ecologist Mitch Eaton and others published, Spatial conservation planning under uncertainty: adapting to climate change risks using modern portfolio theory, deriving from SE CASC project, Climate Change Adaptation for Coastal National Wildlife Refuges. Following post was written by […]

Jan 8, 2020

A Guide to Understanding Economic and Health Risks for Rural Communities in the Southeast

A Guide to Understanding  Economic and Health Risks for Rural Communities in the Southeast NCA4 Webinar Series –  Key Message 4 Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA4) Webinar Series The Southeast CASC is hosting a six-part webinar series designed to help […]

Jan 6, 2020

Study Finds Knowledge Gaps on Protecting Cultural Sites from Climate Change

This article about the SE CASC project, Protecting Cultural Resources in the Face of Climate Change, was originally featured on the National CASC website and can be viewed here. Livingston Ledger has published an article about a study from Southeast CASC-supported researchers at North […]

Jan 6, 2020

Southeast CASC 2019 Retrospective

As we start a new year and new decade, the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center takes a look back at a few of the many accomplishments of 2019 that we’ll be building on in the year ahead.  Publications We added […]

Dec 18, 2019

December 2019 Newsletter

December 2019 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s December 2019 Newsletter. For news and upcoming events related to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, subscribe to our monthly newsletter. Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center News Happy holidays […]

Dec 18, 2019

Human Management Can Help Rare Species Survive Extreme Conditions

2015-16 Global Change Fellow and NC State Postdoctoral Research Associate, Erica Henry, published a new article, titled “Maintaining historic disturbance regimes increases species’ resilience to catastrophic hurricanes,” in the journal Global Change Biology. Faculty Affiliate, Martha Reiskind is a co-author […]

Dec 18, 2019

New Sea Level Rise Fact Sheets for Federal Lands in Northern Gulf of Mexico

Investigators supported by Southeast CASC research project, Communicating Future Sea-Level Rise Scenarios for Gulf Coast National Wildlife Refuge and National Park Lands, recently completed their work producing customized fact sheets that describe local sea level rise scenarios and potential impacts […]