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CCASS and its partners are constantly working to push the field of adaptation forward. Stay up-to-date here on news, announcements, and stories related to the work we are doing.
CCASS and the SW CASC have been building a support network for climate adaptation in the Southwest, called the Southwest Practitioners Adaptation Network (SPAN). The workshop report from SPAN's initial launch event is now available to download and share.
The Colorado River Conversations Project team, run out of the Center for Climate Adaptation Science and Solutions at UArizona, has released multiple new products and resources.
Kathy Jacobs, a climate and water policy expert and Director of CCASS, is featured in a new video to talk about her mission to tackle the climate crisis.
The Arizona Institutes for Resilience at the University of Arizona is seeking applicants and prospective mentors for the Fall 2020 University Climate Change Coalition (UC3) Internship Program. Applications are due August 21, 2020.
CCASS announces the release of the 2019 Colorado River Conversations Conference Report. The Conference took place October 28-30, 2019 and brought together 110 citizens of the Colorado River Basin.
On April 7 and 8, 2020, CCASS and Martin & McCoy facilitated the final of three workshops of an innovative scenario planning process that included representatives of all seven Colorado River basin states, Mexico, Tribes, water managers, agriculture and others.
CAPLA Assistant Professor of Planning and Sustainable Built Environments Ladd Keith contributes urban planning and local governance information to resource that focuses on managing the health risks of extreme heat during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A recap of the second Ecosystem Resilience workshop, “Ecosystem Transformation After Large-Scale Disturbance,” where presenters focused on forest management and fire in the context of ecosystem resilience.
The launch event for the Southwest Practitioners Adaptation Network brought 33 adaptation and assessment practitioners from across the Southwest together in Las Vegas on February 7, 2020.
Southwest Adaptation Forum Summary Report now available! The 2018 forum helped to build momentum for developing the new Southwest Practitioners Adaptation Network (SPAN) through a cooperative agreement between the Center for Climate Adaptation Science and Solutions and the US Geological Survey.