The native westslope cutthroat trout has drawn generations of fly-fishers to the remote Flathead River system in western Montana. Learn about the Northwest CSC's research on what warming waters mean for the future of this iconic fish.
Warming waters are already affecting where inland fish across North America reproduce, grow, and where they live. Scientists are working hard to provide needed information to resource managers to help protect the country’s precious fish and habitats.
Warmer waters are threatening some of the most highly sought after fish species across the country.To better visualize the future, scientists are working to understand how changing conditions might affect our country's culture and heritage.
We're looking back at our most popular Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram posts from 2016 highlighting research from the USGS National Climate Change & Wildlife Science Center (NCCWSC) and the DOI Climate Science Centers (CSCs).
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.