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SW CSC Releases Request for Proposals for FY15

May 2, 2014 - 2pm

The SW CSC has released a request for proposals for projects to be funded in FY15.  The six science priorities for this request are:

Climate Change and Fire Regimes in the Southwest

March 27, 2014 - 12pm

In the Sierra Nevada, the position of the North Pacific Jet (NPJ) strongly modulates winter hydroclimatology and, therefore, affects both tree growth and fire activity.  However, there is som

California heat waves in the present and future and implications for human health

March 13, 2014 - 12pm

The flavor of California heat waves is changing: they are becoming more humid and therefore expressed with disproportionate intensity in nighttime rather than daytime temperatures.  Moreover,... more

2015 Annual Science Workplan

March 12, 2014 - 8am

The Southwest Climate Science Center has released its 2015 Annual Science Workplan.  This Workplan will help guide research funded through the center beginning in fiscal year 2015 (October 1, 2014... more

Colorado River Myths and Realities: The Coming Conflict

February 27, 2014 - 12pm

The Colorado River is currently in the midst of a 14-year drought nearly unrivaled in over 1250 years. The river’s two massive reservoirs, Lakes Mead and Powell, are now less than half full.