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.

CPO's International Research and Applications Project supports new Climate and Health Awards through the Belmont Forum 10 June 2020

CPO's International Research and Applications Project supports new Climate and Health Awards through the Belmont Forum

Climatic conditions and extreme events have substantial implications for human health and well-being around the world. CPO's International Research and Applications Project (IRAP), joined with the National Science Foundation (NSF) to make research funding available to address key knowledge gaps, and advance the use of climate information and services in the reduction of climate-sensitive health risks through the Belmont Forum’s Collaborative Research Action on Climate, Environment and Health.

CPO-supported American Meteorological Society Fellowships awarded 9 June 2020

CPO-supported American Meteorological Society Fellowships awarded

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) Fellowship is one of a suite of investments in higher education that CPO makes to support the development of the next generation of atmospheric scientists.

RISA product estimates snowpack conditions across the Intermountain West 9 June 2020

RISA product estimates snowpack conditions across the Intermountain West

Monitoring snowpack conditions in vast mountainous terrain is critical for western water managers.

NOAA leads community scientists in mapping hottest parts of 13 U.S. cities this summer 3 June 2020

NOAA leads community scientists in mapping hottest parts of 13 U.S. cities this summer

This summer, citizen scientists will map hot spots, known as “urban heat islands,” in 13 cities across the country to help communities identify areas where they can take action to protect people from heat stress.

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