Demonstrations from the Northwest Hub Region
Targeted Grazing for Wildfire Fuel Breaks
This Adaptation in Action profile highlights the use of targeted cattle grazing to create fuel breaks for wildfire containment in the Great Basin.
Climate Resilience at Peak of Abundance Urban Farm
This Adaptation in Action profile highlights the use of high tunnels, shade cloths, and drip irrigation at Peak of Abundance urban farm in Spokane, WA.
Assisted Population Migration for Forests of the Future in Washington
This Adaptation in Action profile describes the use of seeds adapted to current and future climates for assisted migration in Washington.
Integrating Climate Change into Watershed Planning on the Gifford Pinchot National Forest
Restoring functioning watersheds in Washington helps national forests adapt to changing snowpack and streamflow.
Virtual Fencing Excludes Cattle from Burned Areas in Sagebrush Steppe
This Adaptation in Action profile highlights the exclusion of cattle from a burned area within a sagebrush steppe pasture using virtual fencing technology.
Adaptation Resources for Agriculture: Case Studies using the Adaptation Workbook
A series of case studies developed using Adaptation Resources for Agriculture in combination with the Adaptation Workbook
The Native American Rangeland Training Initiative
Tribal members of the Society for Range Management’s Native American Rangeland Advisory Committee, and many other Tribal representatives recommend that culturally relevant training and capacity…
Ridgeway Farms, Alaska Case Study
Ridgeway Farms is an original homestead family farm that is part of the Kenai Peninsula farming community. Abby Ala and four generations of her family have been working the land since 1948 and are…
Bushes Bunches Produce Stand, Alaska Case Study
Bushes Bunches has developed a long list of adaptation approaches and adoption strategies to address short and long-term climate impacts to their operation. Case study details are provided here.
Case Studies of Rangeland Resilience in the Northwest
Rangelands of the Northwest are complex, interconnected systems covering nearly 100 million acres that are sensitive to drought, wildfire, invasive species and grazing. The large land extent and…