Session 8 Weather and Climate Literacy and Citizen Science

Wednesday, 13 January 2016: 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Room 333-334 ( New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
Host: 11th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice
Mark Shafer, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, Norman, OK and Henry Reges, Colorado State University, Atmospheric Science, Fort Collins, CO

Paper 8.1 will now be 8.2A

Paper 8.2 will now be 8.1A

1:45 PM
Assessing the Usefulness of Citizen Science Information in Drought-Related Decision Making
Kirsten Lackstrom, Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments, Columbia, SC; and A. Brennan and K. Dow
2:00 PM
Assessment of Climate Literacy within a Massive Open Online Course based on Information Disseminated by Mass Media
Zachary Handlos, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL; and M. Mooney, S. Ackerman, and D. Brossard
2:15 PM
Applying the Concept of Weather Salience to a Specific User Community: General Aviation Pilots
Jennifer E. Thropp, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ., Daytona Beach, FL; and J. M. Lanicci, J. K. Cruit, T. A. Guinn, and E. L. Blickensderfer
- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting
- Indicates an Award Winner