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New Adaptable Framework to Assess Nearshore Ocean Dynamics Enables Improved Coastal Management 27 September 2022

New Adaptable Framework to Assess Nearshore Ocean Dynamics Enables Improved Coastal Management

A new review article, partially funded by the Climate Program Office’s Climate Observations and Monitoring (COM) program, provides a comprehensive adaptable framework to characterize nearshore dynamics to improve the understanding and management of coastal resources.

AC4’s Shiv Das Receives UCAR Special Recognition Award 23 September 2022

AC4’s Shiv Das Receives UCAR Special Recognition Award

 

Shiv Das receives UCAR Special Recognition Award for his extraordinary work during his first year in CPO. 

New Review Supported by COM Characterizes Plankton, Pollutant, and Particle Transport in Nearshore Regions 16 September 2022

New Review Supported by COM Characterizes Plankton, Pollutant, and Particle Transport in Nearshore Regions

A team of researchers partially supported by COM published a comprehensive review article describing the mechanisms driving material transport between the shoreline and continental shelf in coastal waters.

Modeling Study Successfully Simulates Extreme Heat in Missouri 16 September 2022

Modeling Study Successfully Simulates Extreme Heat in Missouri

 

A new CVP-funded study produces an accurate model representation of extreme heat in Missouri during July 2012, one of the hottest summers in United States history.

New Study Improves Predictability of Extreme Precipitation in South China 16 September 2022

New Study Improves Predictability of Extreme Precipitation in South China

A team of international researchers identify atmospheric circulation patterns which lead to extreme precipitation events in South China.

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