NECSC Colloquium Webinars

Video Title
CANCELLED: "Extreme Climate Events and Species Population Dynamics: Overriding Influence or Not Such a Big Deal?"
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 3:30pm
Keith Nislow, UMass Amherst

THIS WEBINAR IS CANCELLED.  Apologies for any inconvenience...

"Relevance of Extreme Events for Breeding Birds: Coping with Extreme Weather and Climate Change"
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 3:30pm
Brooke Bateman and Andy Allstadt, UWisc

Extreme weather, such as heat waves and drought, can have strong effects on the distribution,...

See video "Sustaining Forests in the Face of Uncertainty"
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 3:30pm
Maria Janowiak, NIACS

There is rapidly-growing interest in adapting forest ecosystems to changing and uncertain future...

See video "Hurricanes and Hurricane Risk in a Changing Climate"
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 3:30pm
Kerry Emanuel, MIT

In this talk, Dr. Emanuel will review hurricanes and the various kinds of hazards they present...

"Why Was Hurricane Sandy So Damaging? Sea-Level Rise and Geomorphic Dominance on Storm Impacts"
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 3:30pm
Jonathan Woodruff, UMass Amherst

In this talk, Dr. Woodruff will discuss how changes in storm climatology, relative sea level...

See video "Sea-level Rise, Coastal Change, and Decision Making in an Uncertain Future"
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 3:30pm
Robert Thieler, USGS

Assessing the potential vulnerability of the coastal zone to sea-level rise (SLR) requires...

See video "Paleo perspectives on climate extremes"
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 3:30pm
Raymond Bradley, UMass Amherst

Extreme events and their impacts are of critical importance for society.  Instrumental...

See video "Conservation in the face of climate change: How can decision makers use the best available science in preparation for extreme events?"
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 3:30pm
Michael Runge, USGS

Extreme events are a form of uncertainty.  They are rare, we don’t know when they will...

See video "Recognizing Resilience: Understanding community based responses to acute and chronic disturbance"
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 3:30pm
Erika Svendsen, US Forest Service

In order to fill critical gaps in our understanding of social and environmental change, this...

See video "Climate adaptation in the Great Lakes region: Application of networks of boundary organizations"
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 3:30pm
Maria Carmen Lemos and Dan Brown, GLISA

The Great Lakes region is already seeing the effects of climate change through warmer air and...