Category Archives: Climate

Presentation: Toward Greater Hazard Resilience in a Rapidly Changing World, S. Moser

Oct. 19 presentation by Susanne Moser, director and principal researcher, Susanne Moser Research and Consulting: (Downloadable .pdf) Advertisements

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Focus Area Reports

Jim Murray, Deputy Director, National Sea Grant office gave an overview of the evolution of the Sea Grant Focus Area teams: Teams grew out of the 2006 National Research Council recommendation that Sea Grant needed a strong, focused strategic plan, … Continue reading

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OAR Next – and Sea Grant

Craig McLean, acting assistant administrator, OAR: To thrive in a changing NOAA, Sea Grant needs to be able to better articulate our connection to the new NOAA strategic goals (healthy oceans, resilient coastal communities and economics, a weather-ready nation, climate … Continue reading

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Shaking the Sea Grant tree

Margaret Davidson, director of NOAA’s Coastal Service Center (and a former Sea Grant hand), offered the following challenges: The future of NOAA – and thus of Sea Grant – lies in regionalism . Sea Grant can provide “the connective tissue” … Continue reading

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