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Support for the Second Annual Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference

Dates

Start Date
2010
End Date
2011-12-31
Release Date
2011

Summary

The Northwest Climate Conference (formerly called the Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference) is the premier climate science event for the region, providing a forum for researchers and practitioners to share scientific results and discuss challenges and solutions related to the impacts of climate change on people, natural resources, and infrastructure in the Northwest. Conference participants include policy- and decision-makers, resource managers, and scientists from academia, public agencies, sovereign tribal nations, non-governmental organizations, and the private sector. More information can be found at the conference website: http://pnwclimateconference.org. The Second Annual Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference was [...]

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Contacts

Principal Investigator :
Amy Snover
Funding Agency :
Northwest CSC
CMS Group :
Climate Adaptation Science Centers (CASC) Program

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Purpose

The Second Annual Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference was held in Seattle from September 13-14, 2001 at the University of Washington's Kane Hall. The conference aimed to stimulate a place-based (rather than discipline-based) exchange of information about the latest in Pacific Northwest climate, climate impacts, and climate adaptation research. The conference also included time for presentation of emerging policy and management goals, objectives, and information needs related to climate impacts and adaptation. The conference featured cross-cutting plenary sessions covering emerging science and policy efforts of broad interest, more focused concurrent sessions, and plenty of time for discussion and networking, including at an evening poster session/reception. Funding from the Northwest Climate Science Center helped to offset conference costs (e.g., facilities, supplies & materials, website development, registration logistics, outreach support, tribal & student scholarships, speaker travel).

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Mount St. Helens - Credit: Alan Cressler
Mount St. Helens - Credit: Alan Cressler

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Communities

  • National and Regional Climate Adaptation Science Centers
  • Northwest CASC

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