News and Events

Oct 20, 2021

October 2021 Newsletter

October 2021 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s October 2021 Newsletter. For news and upcoming events related to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, subscribe to our monthly newsletter. SE CASC News | Resources | Publications | […]

Oct 20, 2021

Nov 2, 11AM Global Change Seminar: Stories of Culture and Adaptation

Join us for a virtual Global Change Seminar series organized by the Southeast CASC Global Change Fellows Tuesday, November 2, 2021, 11:00am – 12:15pm ET Stories of Culture and Adaptation Presenters:  Michael Regan, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Queen Quet, Chieftess […]

Oct 19, 2021

New Open-source Software Supports Spatial Conservation Planning

Southeast CASC Research Ecologist Mitch Eaton, along with USGS Researchers Julien Martin and Simeon Yurek and researchers at the University of South Florida and University of Florida, published SiteOpt: an Open-source R-package for Site Selection and Portfolio Optimization, an open-access […]

Oct 13, 2021

SE CASC Staff & Researchers Presenting at 75th Annual SEAFWA Conference

Every year the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies hosts a conference dedicated to providing a forum to present information and exchange ideas around the management and protection of fish and wildlife resources, specifically in the southeastern U.S. This […]

Oct 7, 2021

Oct. 21, 7PM Seminar – Demystifying the Recent IPCC Assessment Report and “Code Red” on Climate Change

Join us for a virtual Global Change Seminar series organized by the Southeast CASC Global Change Fellows Thursday October 21, 2021, 7:00 – 8:00 pm ET Demystifying the Recent IPCC Assessment Report and “Code Red” on Climate Change Presenters:  Susan […]

Oct 6, 2021

SE CASC Staff and Affiliates Selected as Authors of Fifth National Climate Assessment

The National Climate Assessment (NCA) is a federally mandated scientific assessment that evaluates current and projected climate change related effects across the U.S. every four years. Development of the Fifth National Climate Assessment (NCA5) is underway and we are excited […]

Sep 21, 2021

September 2021 Newsletter

September 2021 Newsletter Welcome to the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s September 2021 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 21, 2021

New Report: Testing the Transferability of the Optimal Preservation Model at Gulf Islands National Seashore

A SE CASC research team comprised of Erin Seekamp, Xiao Xiao, Max Post van der Berg, and Mitch Eaton were supported by National Park Service to continue development of the Optimal Preservation (OptiPres) model, a climate adaptation planning and decision […]

Sep 16, 2021

SE CASC Fellow, Faculty Affiliate Investigating Insect Conservation in Urban Habitats

The data collection segment of a research effort by Spring 2018 Global Change Fellow Sarah Parsons and SE CASC Faculty Affiliate Elsa Youngsteadt has stood out along the Raleigh, NC greenway. This post, originally written by Michelle Jewell for the […]

Sep 14, 2021

New Drought Severity Index Considers Water Demand in Times of Drought to Reduce Water Deficit

This semester, the SE CASC Global Change Fellows have worked to create science expert videos that communicate the state of the science of various landscape conservation challenges related to global change in the southeastern United States. Students chose a topic […]