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The Climate Resilience Fund Announces New Awards to Accelerate U.S. Climate Resilience-Building, in Partnership with CPO 22 October 2020

The Climate Resilience Fund Announces New Awards to Accelerate U.S. Climate Resilience-Building, in Partnership with CPO

From land-use planning to energy and transportation, decision makers in many sectors across the country are increasingly seeking tools, services, and resources to build resilience to climate-related impacts at local and regional levels.

Case Study Highlights Success of CSI-Supported Florida Water and Climate Alliance 21 October 2020

Case Study Highlights Success of CSI-Supported Florida Water and Climate Alliance

As the Florida Water and Climate Alliance (FloridaWCA) celebrates its 10th anniversary, some of its members present a case study of its history, achievements, and lessons learned as an example of a successful stakeholder-scientist partnership to incorporate actionable climate information in decision making.

New Method to Forecast Minimum Sea Ice Cover 20 October 2020

New Method to Forecast Minimum Sea Ice Cover

Climate Variability & Predictability (CVP)-funded research introduces a new approach for probabilistic seasonal forecasts of minimum sea ice cover in the Arctic.

Reviewing the Current and Future Representation of the Ocean in Earth System Models 20 October 2020

Reviewing the Current and Future Representation of the Ocean in Earth System Models

This invited review paper, published in Current Climate Change Reports, draws on CVP-supported research to broadly discuss the impact of ocean resolution in Earth System models and potential improvements. 

New MAPP Marine Ecosystem Task Force 20 October 2020

New MAPP Marine Ecosystem Task Force

CPO's Modeling, Analysis, Predictions, and Projections (MAPP) program has organized a new Marine Ecosystem Task Force (METF) in coordination with the NMFS Office of Science and Technology. The first meeting of the METF took place on October 7th and is led by OAR, NMFS, and university scientists.

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The Climate Program Office (CPO) manages competitive research programs in which NOAA funds high-priority climate science, assessments, decision support research, outreach, education, and capacity-building activities designed to advance our understanding of Earth’s climate system, and to foster the application of this knowledge in risk management and adaptation efforts.  CPO-supported research is conducted in regions across the United States, at national and international scales, and globally.  Learn more...

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