California Nevada Applications Program/California Climate Change Center

Northern Great Basin Climate Forum: Winter Outlook

Last update: 29 January 2013

Oregon Institute of Technology
Klamath Falls, Oregon
30 November 2012
9:00am - 4:00pm

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The California Nevada Applications Program (CNAP), Great Basin Landscape Conservation Cooperative (GBLCC), Western Regional Climate Center (WRCC), Oregon Climate Change Research Institute, Climate Impacts Research Consortium (CIRC) and Integrated Landscape Assessment Project (ILAP) hosted a one-day meeting to summarize the current climate and weather conditions in the Great Basin with a special focus on the northern Great Basin. This meeting was intended for public and private land managers, resource professionals and interested individuals who are involved in resource management in the northern Great Basin. Topics covered included:

Please click here for the full Forum Agenda

Presenters and pdf files of their presentations:

Audio / slideshow available:
  • Kelly Redmond, Deputy Director, Western Regional Climate Center,
    Great Basin Weather and Climate: Summer Recap, Current Status, Winter Prospects

  • Phil Mote, Director, Oregon Climate Change Research Institute,
    Future climate - Considerations for Resource Management

  • Virginia L.J. Bolshakova, Utah State University,
    Weather and the Sagebrush Defoliator

  • Louisa Evers, Bureau of Land Management,
    Climate Change and Postfire Rehabilitation Success in the Northern Great Basin

  • Ron Reuter, Oregon State University,
    Seasonal Wetlands in the Northern Great Basin

  • Megan Creutzburg, Institute for Natural Resources,
    Cheatgrass and Juniper in Oregon Rangelands: Projecting Invasion Risk under Alternative Management Actions and Climate Change Scenarios

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