In a brief video, Western Water Assessment’s Lisa Dilling speaks to historic drought, water shortages, and raging wildfires in the West.
The 2021 Virtual RISA Network Meeting, held December 1-2, enabled peer-to-peer learning, advancement of the RISA Program Theory, and engagement with recent and ongoing justice, equity, inclusion, and diversity initiatives.
Several new projects—including those focused on island resilience and coastal blue carbon—were highlighted during events hosted by the U.S. Center.
Climate Program Office groups co-organized a session titled "Climate Services for Decision Makers" at the U.S. Center as part of the UN Conference of Parties (COP26).
A collaborative group released an updated resource to share community experiences in addressing the impacts of a changing climate
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