Climate Change

Jennifer Alexander

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OSU Sea Grant Publication

Ecological Effects of Tide Gate Upgrade or Removal: A Literature Review and Knowledge Synthesis

This document reports on findings, conclusions and recommendations derived from scientific literature and knowledge regarding the effectiveness of tide gate removal or upgrade in improving conditions for Oregon’s native migratory fish species.

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National Weather Service

A map of current weather patterns in the US. Can show wind speeds, humidity, dewpoint, rainfall, and temperature in specific counties.

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Plant Hardiness Zone Map

The 2012 USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map is the standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive at a location. The map is based on the average annual minimum winter temperature, divided into 10-degree F zones.

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News Story

Extreme climate variability destabilizing West Coast ecosystems

Apr 10, 2018
Increase in synchrony of climate could expose marine and terrestrial organisms to higher risks of extinction

By Chris Branam

News Story

New analysis shows Brazil slows deforestation with land registration program

Oct 31, 2017
Program’s success provides a potential pathway toward mitigating climate change

By Chris Branam

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