Researchers, supported by the South Central Climate Science Center, used historical documents to identify 28 landfalling tropical cyclones between 1820 and 1915, including eight not captured by the NOAA hurricane database.
In order to help connect the landscape-scale conservation activities of the LCC network with its climate science capacity, the North Central CSC has worked with four regional LCCs and its University Consortium to establish liaison teams.
New USGS-led research shows that permafrost loss due to a rapidly warming Alaska is leading to significant changes in the freshwater chemistry and hydrology of Alaska’s Yukon River Basin with potential global climate implications.
The Climate Science Centers are helping the National Park Service pinpoint the specific impacts of climate change on parks and their cultural and natural resources. Read more about our work at Jamestown.