Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

HELP WANTED–from you!

As part of my new funding from the Southeast Regional Climate Hub, I am looking for projects that relate weather and climate variability to the production and management of crops grown in the Southeast.  That could range from grains to fruit to forage and could include both larger commodity crops…
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We love our citizen scientists!

I had the chance to go with George Wetzel, the NWS coop manager for the Peachtree City office, on Saturday when he gave a 20-year service award to Jack and Martha Beach, who have been providing daily weather observations at their home in Winterville GA as part of the cooperative…
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NOAA emPOWER map helps emergency managers locate vulnerable populations

NOAA’s Climate Toolkit has a unique new tool that allows emergency managers and public health departments identify people who are vulnerable to loss of electrical power.  It links a database of Medicare beneficiaries who use electric adaptive devices to current weather hazards to identify how many people in an affected…
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