Friday, November 27, 2015

The role of remote engagement in supporting boundary chain networks across Alaska

Monday, November 02, 2015

The Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy (ACCAP), a RISA program, has a new publication in Climate Risk Management.

SCIPP RISA releases Water Reservoir Data Visualization Tool

Monday, October 26, 2015
The Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program, a NOAA RISA program, released a new reservoir data visualization tool on October 26, 2015. The tool displays data for reservoirs located in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana.

El Niño Impacts for Colorado: Panel Discussion and 2-Pager

Monday, October 26, 2015

Given the very strong El Niño event and its likely persistence for several more months, the Western Water Assessment, a NOAA RISA program at CU Boulder, hosted a panel of local experts from NOAA ESRL and the National Weather Service on Friday, Oct. 23. They also released a 2-pager highlighting ENSO's prospective impacts in Colorado.

Narrowing the gap between climate science and adaptation action: The role of boundary chains

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

A special issue of Climate Risk Management focuses on the role that boundary organizations narrow knowledge gaps to support adaptation, but also build capacity and networks that strengthen societal resilience. For the past five years, the Great Lakes Integrated Sciences + Assessments (GLISA), NOAA’s Great Lakes RISA office, has experimented with the boundary chains concept and approach.

RISA and Sea Grant team up with states to map flooding during Hurricane Joaquin

Thursday, October 08, 2015

From Southern Florida to Maryland, RISA teams (CISA and SCIPP), Sea Grant programs, and other organizations coordinated a rapid response effort to map coastal flooding during Hurricane Joaquin using a new smartphone app developed by Wetlands Watch.

Caitlin Simpson, Program Manager
Sarah Close, Program Specialist