RISA CLIMAS inducts 2018 Environment & Society Fellows 8 January 2018

RISA CLIMAS inducts 2018 Environment & Society Fellows

The University of Arizona-funded fellowship announced the 5 new graduate students for 2018

The University of Arizona-funded fellowship announced the 5 new graduate students for 2018

NOAA's Climate Program Office Announces FY18 Federal Funding Opportunities 16 May 2017

NOAA's Climate Program Office Announces FY18 Federal Funding Opportunities

CPO’s programs are seeking applications for 7 individual competitions in FY 2018 for an estimated $10 million available and approximately 100 new awards pending budget appropriations. It is anticipated that most awards will be at a funding level between $50,000 and $300,000 per year, with some exceptions for larger awards. Visit cpo.noaa.gov/GrantsandProjects.aspx for more detailed information and instructions.

Round tables for improved use of climate science in municipal planning 29 March 2017

Round tables for improved use of climate science in municipal planning

A CPO-led effort to improve municipal planning convened experts and representatives from various federal agencies, NGOs, and regional and local entities in Washington, D.C. and Chicago.

Mid-Atlantic Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments (MARISA) website launch 2 March 2017

Mid-Atlantic Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments (MARISA) website launch

This website, which will serve as a medium of information regarding ongoing stakeholder interactions and dataset creations, marks the beginning of MARISA's web presence and formal establishment as a NOAA RISA team.   

 

Supporting preparedness and resilience in a changing climate: RISA announces FY16 awards 3 October 2016

Supporting preparedness and resilience in a changing climate: RISA announces FY16 awards

NOAA’s Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments (RISA) Program is announcing three new five-year awards totaling $11.6 million to research institutions in Alaska, the Carolinas, and the Mid-Atlantic to improve the expertise and ability of managers and planners to prepare for and adapt to climate variability and change.

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