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Building Capacity within the CSC Network to Effectively Deliver and Communicate Science to Resource Managers and Planners

Expert Workshop to Build CSC Expertise in Understanding the Social and Communication Dimensions of Climate Change

Dates

Start Date
2012-10
End Date
2014-04
Release Date
2012

Summary

A limited amount of valid scientific information about global climate change and its detrimental impacts has reached the public and exerted a positive impact on the public policy process or future planning for adaptation and mitigation. This project was designed to address this limitation by bringing together expertise in the social and communication sciences from targeted academic institutions affiliated with the Department of the Interior’s Climate Science Centers (CSCs) through a workshop. The project team brought together expertise in the social and communication sciences from targeted academic institutions, particularly experts and scholars who are affiliated with the nation’s CSCs, by means of an invited workshop. The purpose [...]

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Contacts

Principal Investigator :
Dennis Patterson
Cooperator/Partner :
Katharine Hayhoe, Riley Dunlap
Funding Agency :
South Central CSC
CMS Group :
Climate Adaptation Science Centers (CASC) Program

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OrganMtnsDesertPeaksNatlMonument_BobWick_BLM.jpg
“Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument - Credit: Bob Wick, BLM”
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Bison_WichitaMtns_OK_ToniKlemm.jpg
“Bison Wichita Mountains, OK - Credit: Toni Klemm”
thumbnail 4 MB

Project Extension

projectStatusCompleted

Budget Extension

totalFunds31492.03
annualBudgets
year2012
totalFunds31492.03

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