NIDIS welcomes Sylvia Reeves, Northeast Drought Early Warning System Coordinator 16 June 2020

NIDIS welcomes Sylvia Reeves, Northeast Drought Early Warning System Coordinator

Sylvia brings to this role significant expertise and experience in atmospheric sciences and meteorology as well as emergency management, including emergency planning and preparedness, training, natural hazards decision support, and multidisciplinary preparedness planning.

Climate-related extreme events can, but do not consistently, motivate change for water managers 13 May 2020

Climate-related extreme events can, but do not consistently, motivate change for water managers

The findings have important implications for assumptions about what might drive organizational learning and change among water managers for climate adaptation in the future.

Study shows how California Central Valley water usage is related to climate variability and land use 29 April 2020

Study shows how California Central Valley water usage is related to climate variability and land use

The study found that an initial estimate of diversions based on climate variables and land-use can be generated, and therefore could be used to drive Central Valley groundwater models to estimate pumping.

Drought less predictable under declining future snowpack 29 April 2020

Drought less predictable under declining future snowpack

Water reserved in mountain snowpack plays a major role in seasonal water cycles and currently supplies water to an estimated two billion people.

New Southeast Climate Monthly Webinar series 25 February 2020

New Southeast Climate Monthly Webinar series

The webinars will provide the region's stakeholders and interested parties with timely information on current and developing climate conditions such as drought, floods and tropical storms, as well as climatic events like El Niño and La Niña.

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