Aug 14 2013

Climate Science Centers Host Special Session at 2013 Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting

Staff and collaborators from the DOI/USGS Climate Science Centers (CASCs) hosted a special session on supporting resource management in the face of climate change during the recent Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting, held August 4-9 in Minneapolis, MN. The “town hall” style panel introduced participants to CASCs mission and their role in applying climate-impacts research to support adaptation and decision making. The panel was composed of leaders from the CASCs and members of the various university consortiums, while also featuring strong audience participation. For more information, please contact panel organizers Geneva Chong (Northwest CASC, geneva_chong_at_usgs.gov) and/or Steve Gray (Alaska CASC, sgray-at_usgs.gov).