16 February 2016
On Feb. 2 and 9, respectively, NIDIS launched two new Drought Early Warning Systems (DEWS) in the Pacific Northwest and Midwest.
3 September 2015
The Climate Program Office's Roger S. Pulwarty spoke at the Southern California Water Forum at California State Polytechnic in Pomona, California, on August 27, 2015.
7 August 2015
NOAA's Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), National Weather Service (NWS), and National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) co-led a Workshop on the Development of Climate Information Systems for Heat Health Early Warning: Assessing Knowledge, Needs, and the Path Forward, in Chicago from July 28-30.
25 June 2015
The CPO-sponsored National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS) in June 2015 has funded the Drought Risk Management Research Center (DRMRC), at the National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The center will focus on research to improve drought monitoring, impacts assessment and risk management in close partnership with NIDIS and its federal, state, tribal and local partners, domestically and internationally. These efforts will advance preparedness for drought events and contribute to mitigation of its impacts.
16 February 2015
Roger Pulwarty is an invited speaker at the 2015 USDA Outlook Forum “Smart Agriculture in the 21st Century” February, 19-20, 2015 Arlington, Va.