2016 marked the 18th year of severe drought in the Southwest. Though there was unusually high precipitation during the 2016/2017 winter in the region, the hydrological drought continues, witnessed by low water levels in the Colorado River’s two largest...
Alaska continues to experience the impacts of changing climate conditions. Check out the Alaska CSC 2017 Annual Report, which highlights some of the activities that took place throughout the Alaska CSC last year.
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.
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.