Projects

Start Year Title Principal Investigator(s) Lead Institution(s) Statussort ascending
2013
Influence of Interannual North Pacific Jet Variability on Sierra Nevada Fire Regimes
Valerie Trouet
University of Arizona
Complete
2013
Preliminary Assessment of the Landscape of Climate Relevant Resource Management Decisions in the Southwest
Mark Schwartz
University of California Davis
Complete
2013
Linking climatic, hydrological, and ecological changes at intermediate timescales in a Great Basin watershed.
Alexandra Lutz
Desert Research Institute
Complete
2014
A Coastal Site Network for Advancing Understanding and Prediction of Climate Change Effects on Nearshore Ecosystems: Integrating Interdisciplinary Process Studies
Karen M. Thorne
Glen MacDonald
US Geological Survey
University of California Los Angeles
Complete
2013
Natural variability in the changing climate: Interaction of interannual, decadal, and century timescales with daily weather and a focus on extreme events
Alexander Gershunov
Dan Cayan
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Complete
2013
Colorado River Basin Streamflow Projection Under IPCC CMIP5 Scenarios: From the Global to Basin Scale Using an Integrated Dynamic Modeling Approach
Christopher Castro
University of Arizona
Complete
2012
Trans-specific drivers of climate-driven variation in forecasted distributional changes of Southwest birds and reptiles
David J. Mattson
James Hatten
US Geological Survey
Complete
2012
Downscaling Climate Change Models to Local Site Conditions: Effects of Sea-Level Rise and Extreme Events on California Coastal Habitats
John Takekawa
Glen MacDonald
US Geological Survey, University of California Los Angeles
Complete
2012
Climate change vulnerabilities and adaptation strategies to wildfire in the southwestern United States
Mark Schwartz
University of California Davis
Complete
2011
Climate Assessment, Adaptation Synthesis and Research Needs for the Southwest
Gregg Garfin
University of Arizona
Complete