NCCWSC Climate Change Science and Management Webinar Series

Sagebrush across a Sage Steppe ecosystem, Tom Koerner, USFWS
Sagebrush Ecosystems in a Changing Climate: Key Opportunities for Adaptive Management

Mon, 07/17/2017, 3:00 PM EDT (Register)

  • Speaker(s):
    • Matthew Germino, USGS Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center
    Sagebrush steppe rangelands comprise a large fraction of North America, but they are in decline due to increases in wildfire and invasive plants, factors that relate strongly to climate and weather variability.  When... (Read More)
Eastern New Mexico; by Katharine Hayhoe
Developing Effective Drought Monitoring Tools for Farmers and Ranchers in the South Central U.S.

Mon, 08/07/2017, 1:00 PM EDT (Register)

  • Speaker(s):
    • Mark Shafer, University of Oklahoma & Steven Quiring, Ohio State University
    The South Central U.S. is one of the main agricultural regions in North America: annual agricultural production is valued at more than $44 billion dollars. However, as climate conditions change, the region is... (Read More)