This two-page summary gives an overview of the NACSP and highlights key accomplishments during 2016, as well as some key goals for collaboration in 2017.
A special workshop was held during the International Conference on Water, Energy, and Climate (WEC) in Mexico City on May 23, 2014. Please click on article title for more information.
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