Session 5B Regional understandings of climate variability and change: A cross-RISA dialogue

Tuesday, 19 July 2011: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Swannanoa (Asheville Renaissance)
Host: Practical Solutions for a Warming World: AMS Conference on Climate Adaptation
Mark A. Shafer, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program, Norman, OK

1:30 PM
Assessing climate-sensitive sectors, decisions, and peoples in the Carolinas
Kirsten Lackstrom, Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments, Columbia, SC; and B. Haywood, K. Dow, S. Ferguson, D. Foster, N. Kettle, C. Rappold, and E. Weeks
1:45 PM
Analyzing expressed stakeholder needs in the Western Water Assessment RISA
John Berggren, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and L. Dilling
2:00 PM
Integrating climate knowledge and decision-making in the Great Lakes: building a stakeholder database
Maria Carmen Lemos, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and S. Kalafatis and R. Henry
2:15 PM
Building and comparing stakeholder databases and networks across RISAs
Lisa Dilling, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and K. Dow and M. C. Lemos
2:30 PM

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