Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites — NC

CICS

The Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites (CICS) is formed through a consortium of academic, non-profit and community organizations with leadership from the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP) and North Carolina State University (NCSU) on behalf of the University of North Carolina (UNC) System. The host institutions for CICS-MD and CICS-NC are UMCP and NCSU, respectively. CICS-NC is an Inter-Institutional Research Center with the UNC System, where it is known as the North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies (NCICS). CICS-NC is co-located with NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) in Asheville, NC.


Trends

Trends, The Fall CICS-NC newsletter, is now available. To receive it in your mailbox send a “Subscribe” request to info@cicsnc.org.

News

Third National Climate Assessment

On May 6, the White House released the Third National Climate Assessment (NCA). The report, which assesses the state of climate change science and the impacts of climate change across the United States, is available online at nca2014.globalchange.gov.
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