RISA investigators publish first global analysis of heat impact on aircraft takeoffs, which could prove costly for the aviation industry.
Arctic sea ice has declined dramatically during the last few decades, posing challenges and opportunities for Alaskan residents, subsistence users, and maritime operators.
This project will help managers respond to changing fire regimes by analyzing historical climate observations and future projections to plan for fire management and wildfire potential.
Convergence is a new CPO-supported website designed to provide a platform for communicating science to community partners.
This website, which will serve as a medium of information regarding ongoing stakeholder interactions and dataset creations, marks the beginning of MARISA's web presence and formal establishment as a NOAA RISA team.
Americans’ health, security and economic wellbeing are tied to climate and weather. Every day, we see communities grappling with environmental challenges due to unusual or extreme events related to climate and weather. In 2011, the United States experienced a record high number (14) of climate- and weather-related disasters where overall costs reached or exceeded $1 billion. Combined, these events claimed 670 lives, caused more than 6,000 injuries, and cost $55 billion in damages. Businesses, policy leaders, resource managers and citizens are increasingly asking for information to help them address such challenges.
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