Inland fisheries are critical for preventing poverty and ensuring sustainable livelihoods – but their contributions are often overlooked, say USGS National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center researchers and partners in a new perspective paper.
A team of researchers, including two from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, have developed and proposed a new definition of drought that integrates ecological, climatic, hydrological, socioeconomic and cultural dimensions of drought.
In the Southwest, the pronghorn - North America's fastest land mammal - is in decline. Learn about research from NCCWSC focused on understanding the causes of this decline and identifying what the future holds for this iconic species.
The East Coast's only native trout thrives in cold waters and is threatened by warming temperatures. Learn how researchers with NCCWSC calculated the distance required to drive to streams with wild brook trout in the future as populations change.
Are you attending the 2017 American Fisheries Society meeting (August 20-24, 2017) in Tampa, FL? Check out these presentations from leadership and staff of the National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center and the Climate Science Centers!