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Extreme Weather Impacts from the Northwest Hub Region

  • Extreme Weather: Northwest Drought

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    Drought affects agriculture, forests, rangelands, and people throughout the Northwest with increasing frequency and intensity due to climate change.

  • Changing Water Dynamics in Alaska

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    Examination of changes in water dynamics, the resulting consequences for ecosystems and people, and management options for adapting to changing conditions.

  • Northwest Rangelands, Weather and Climate

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    Ranchers in the Northwest are accustomed to water limitations on pastures, so obtaining current information and outlooks is essential to managing livestock especially in water-limited areas.

  • Northwest Forestry, Weather and Climate

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    Understanding current weather and climate is important to supporting sustainable timber production in the Northwest. The Northwest Climate Hub works to support use of current and projected…