NW CSC Ecological Drought WorkshopsDate/Time: Feb 7 2017 - 9:00am to Feb 9 2017 - 5:00pm Location: Portland, OR and Boise, ID
Ecological drought can be defined as an episodic deficit in water availability that drives ecosystems beyond thresholds of vulnerability, impacts ecosystem services, and triggers feedbacks in natural and human systems. As global temperatures continue to rise, the intensity and frequency of droughts in North America are expected to increase, leading to a wide range of social and ecological impacts.
The Northwest Climate Science Center (NW CSC) hosted two 1-day workshops on Ecological Drought in the Northwest in Portland, OR and Boise, ID. The workshop...