Check out the October 2017 issue of the Pacific Pandanus newsletter (produced by the Pacific Islands CSC), which digs into two particular extremes many in the Pacific Basin have been facing recently: high temperatures and high seas.
Sea-level rise is resulting in chronic erosion on many Hawaiian beaches. Learn about research from the Pacific Islands CSC examining how beaches on the island of Kaua'i might change over the next century, as seas rise.
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.
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 Cape Lookout National Seashore.
Much of the coast from Maine to Virginia is more likely to change than to simply drown in response to rising seas during the next 70 years or so, according to a new study led by the U.S. Geological Survey.
August 5, 2014: In a recent webinar, Thomas Doyle from the USGS National Wetlands Research Center in Lafayette, LA described a sea-level rise modeling handbook that has been developed as a natural resource manager’s guide of the science and simulation...
The publication, "Predicting Sea-Level Rise Vulnerability of Terrestrial Habitat and Wildlife of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands," by Michelle H. Reynolds, Paul Berkowitz, Karen N. Courtot, Crystal M. Krause, Jamie Carter, and Curt Storlazzi is...