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Latest California Climate Hub Additions

Compiled list and links to existing decision-support tools for reforestation efforts, along with basic information about each tool.
As California manages a worsening drought, we have complied a number of resources that may be of use for drought monitoring, response, and recovery.
What are the climate risks for California's forests and what is the California Climate Hub doing about it?
The Healthy Forests briefs series, authored by the Science Advisory Panel of the California Governor’s Forest Management Task Force in collaboration with the USDA California Climate Hub and the USGS Southwest Climate Adaptation Science Center, characterizes…
California’s forests are experiencing unprecedented stress and disturbances driven by multiple factors, including the effects of climate change. The Adaptation Strategies and Approaches for California Forest Ecosystems report is a menu of adaptation…
The USDA California Climate Hub partnered with Full Belly Farm in Yolo County to illustrate how a grower can use and navigate a climate change adaptation framework to support the resilience of their operation when faced with the challenge of climate change.
This soil-focused fact sheet series, which is intended for members of the technical assistance community who advise California growers on climate-smart agriculture, provides an overview of carbon farming and addresses the potential benefits of compost,…
Climate change is challenging California's multi-billion dollar agricultural industry, which provides thousands of jobs and produces more than 400 agricultural commodities. This story map provides a broad overview of California's specialty crop…
Research shows that crops with high chill requirements and low heat tolerance, that also have high market value and/or are grown in large acreage, can make the agricultural economies of counties where they are produced vulnerable under future climate…
This primer provides Sierra Nevada forest managers a science overview of climate and other issues bearing on forest management in the region.