SE CASC Funded Projects

Start Date Completion Date Project Number Project Title Project PI
FY 11 FY 13 001 Integrating the Effects of Global and Local Climate Change on Wildlife in North America Rob Dunn
FY 11 FY 13 002 Impact of Ocean Warming and Acidification on Growth of Reef-building Corals Ilsa B. Kuffner
FY 11 FY 13 003 Predicting vulnerability of Southeastern sea turtle nesting beaches to climate change Kristen M. Hart
FY 11 FY 13 004 Developing long-term urbanization scenarios for the Appalachian and Gulf Coastal Plain and Ozarks LCCs as part of the Southeast Regional Assessment Project Jaime Collazo
FY 12 FY 13 005 A Handbook for Resource Managers to Understand and Utilize Sea-Level Rise and Coastal Wetland Models for Ecosystem Management under Future Conditions Thomas W. Doyle
FY 12 FY 13 006 Assessing climate-sensitive ecosystems in the southeastern United States Jaime Collazo
FY 12 FY 13 007 Assessment of terrestrial and aquatic monitoring programs in the Southeastern United States Damian Shea
FY 12 FY 13 008 Communicating and Using Uncertain Scientific Information in the Production of ‘Actionable Science’ Brian Irwin
FY 12 FY 13 009 Connectivity for Climate Change in the Southeastern United States Nick Haddad
FY 12 FY 13 010 Developing long-term urbanization scenarios for the Caribbean LCC as part of the Southeast Regional Assessment Project Jaime Collazo
FY 12 FY 13 011 Ecological implications of mangrove forest migration in the southeastern United States Michael Osland
FY 12 FY 13 012 Hydrological modeling for flow-ecology science in the Southeastern United States Stacy Nelson
FY 12 FY 13 013 Synthesis of climate model downscaling products for the southeastern United States Ryan P. Boyles
FY 13 FY 15 014 Dynamic Reserve Design in the Face of Climate Change and Urbanization Stephanie S. Romanach
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Development of a SECAS Conservation Decision Guidance Library Nils Peterson
FY 13 FY 14 016 Evaluation and downscaling of CMIP5 climate simulations for the Southeast US Phil Mote
FY 13 FY 15 017 An adaptive landscape planning and decision framework for gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) conservation Clint Moore
FY 13 FY 14 018 Understanding Conservation Management Decisions in the Face of Sea-Level Rise Along the U.S. Atlantic Coast Fred Johnson
FY 13 FY 14 019 Tree Eaters: Predicting the response of herbivores to the integrated effects of urban and global change Rob Dunn
FY 13 FY 15 020 Developing multi-model ensemble projections of ecologically relevant climate variables for Puerto Rico and the US Caribbean Ryan Boyles
FY 13 FY 15 021 Application of Structured Decision Making for Delivery of Instream Flow Ecology For Water Governance Decisions in the Southeastern U.S. Elise Irwin
FY 13 FY 15 022 Structured decision-making to facilitate multi-stakeholder coastal conservation and restoration under climate change uncertainties: case study on barrier islands of the northern Gulf of Mexico Gregory D. Steyer
FY 14 FY 16 023 Hydrologic Modeling for Gulf Coastal Plains and Ozarks LCC Jacob LaFontaine
FY 14 FY 16 024 Forests of the Future: Integrated Assessment of Climate Change & Ecosystem Diversity Rob Dunn
FY 15 FY 16 025 Climate Change and Patch Dynamics: Implications for the Conservation of Amphibians in Tropical Environments Project Jaime Collazo
FY 15 FY 18 026 Climate Change Adaptation for Coastal National Wildlife Refuges Mitch Eaton
FY 15 FY 18 027 Consequences of Urbanization and Climate on Human and Ecosystem Health Steve Frank
FY 15 FY 18 028 Conservation Adaptation Planning for Landscape and Climate Change in the Southeast Nils Peterson
FY 15 FY 16 029 Connecting Climate Change and Cultural Resource Adaptation Decisions Erin Seekamp
FY 16 FY 17 030 Turning the Science of Connectivity into Action: Finding Model Consistency and Identifying Priority Habitats for Conservation Nick Haddad
FY 16 FY 17 031 Identifying Conservation Objectives for the Gulf Coast Habitats of the Black Skimmer and Gull-billed Tern James Cronin
FY 16 FY 18 032 Providing Science for the Conservation of Animals in the Southeastern Longleaf Pine Ecosystem Clint Moore
FY 16 FY 18 033 Landscape Conservation Design for Enhancing the Adaptive Capacity of Coastal Wetlands in the Face of Sea-level Rise and Coastal Development Mike Osland
FY 18 FY 19 034 Developing Future Habitat Condition Scenarios for Wildlife in the Imperiled Pine Rockland Ecosystem of South Florida Susan Walls
FY 18 FY 19 035 Clarifying Science Needs for Southeastern Grasslands Jen Cartwright
FY 18 FY 20 036 Assessing Water Availability and Streamflow Characteristics in the Southeastern United States for Current and Future Climatic and Landscape Conditions Jacob LaFontaine
FY 18 FY 20 037 Communicating Future Sea-level Rise Scenarios for Gulf Coast National Wildlife Refuge and National Park Lands Mike Osland
FY 18 FY 22 038 Improving Scenarios of Future Patterns of Urbanization, Climate Adaptation, and Landscape Change in the Southeast Ross Meentemeyer
FY 18 FY 20 039 Identifying the Ecological and Management Implications of Mangrove Migration in the Northern Gulf of Mexico Mike Osland
FY 18 FY 19 040 Effects of Urbanization on the Conservation Value of Forests Steve Frank
FY 18 FY 19 041 The Future of Culturally Important Species in North America Rob Dunn
FY 18 FY 19 042 Enhancing Cultural Resource Adaptation Planning and Assessing Sediment Budget Research Needs at Gulf Islands National Seashore Erin Seekamp
FY 18 FY 21 043 Ecosystem Services Mapping Datasets Lydia Olander
FY 19 FY 21 044 Analysis and Visualization of Climate Information to Support USFWS Species Status Assessments Kathie Dello
FY 19 FY 21 045 Impacts of Sea Level Rise and Associated Salinity Changes on At-risk Native Freshwater Mussels and Their Habitats in Atlantic Coastal Rivers Greg Cope
FY 19 FY 22 046 Strategic Habitat Conservation and Adaptive Strategies for the Conservation of Coqui Frogs in Puerto Rico Jaime Collazo
FY 19 FY 22 047 Facilitating Accurate and Effective Application of Coastal Marsh Models Sarah Speigler
FY 19 FY 22 048 Best Practices for Project Design: Effectively Addressing Natural Resource Management Needs Paul Armsworth
FY 20 FY 22 049 Science to Inform the Management of Mangrove Ecosystems Undergoing Sea Level Rise at Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Sanibel Island, Florida Ken Krauss
FY 20 FY 23 050 Understanding Impacts on Southeastern Grasslands from Climate Change, Urban Expansion, and Invasive Species Jen Cartwright
FY 21 FY 22 052 Climate- and land-cover-induced shifts in the distribution and abundance of invasive fish and their impacts on native
fish communities in the Tennessee and Cumberland River Basins
Xingli Giam
FY 21 FY 23 053 An assessment of invasive species range shifts in the southeast USA and actions to manage them. Brett Scheffers
FY 21 FY 23 054 Brook trout population responses to climate variation across the Southeast USA Mevin Hooten
FY 21 FY 22 055 Development of an early warning system to identify changing prescribed burn opportunities across Southeast US fire-adapted habitats Adam Terando, Jaime Collazo
FY 21 FY 22 056 Clarifying Science Needs for Determining the Impact of Climate Change on Harmful Algal Blooms in the Southeastern United States Thomas Byl, Jennifer Cartwright, Champagne Cunningham
FY 21 FY 23 057 Assessing the Climate Vulnerability of Wild Turkeys Across the Southeastern U.S. Krishna Pacifici
FY 21 FY 22 058 Managing Fire in Longleaf Pine Ecosystems: Current Constraints and Longer-Term Challenges of Landscape Transformation and Anthropogenic Climate Change John Kupfer
FY 21 FY 23 059 Accounting for Ecological Impacts of Climate Change in State Wildlife Action Plans: A comparison of Model-Based and Index-Based Vulnerability Assessments Paul Armsworth