Global Environmental Change

Abstract submission deadline: 2 August 23:59 EDT/03:59 +1 GMT.


GC001. 21st Century Water Statistics: Challenges and Emerging Approaches in Collecting, Processing and Sharing Water Availability, Use, Scarcity and Pollution Data


Ashok Kumar Chapagain, Water Footprint Network, 'S-Gravenhage, Netherlands, Michael J Lathuilliere, University of British Columbia, Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, Vancouver, BC, Canada and Henry Jordaan, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa
GC002. Achieving Water-Energy-Food Nexus Sustainability: a Science and Data Need or a Need for Integrated Public Policy?


Richard G Lawford, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD, United States, Elisabeth Bowley, Frontiers in Environmental Science, Lausanne, Switzerland, Rabi Mohtar, Texas A&M University College Station, Biological & Agricultural Engineering, College Station, TX, United States and Brandi Schottel, National Science Foundation, Washington, DC, United States
GC003. Advances in monitoring and reporting greenhouse gas emissions and sinks across land use categories


Grant M Domke, US Forest Service St. Paul, St. Paul, MN, United States, Stephen M Ogle, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, United States and Thomas Charles Wirth, Environmental Protection Agency Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States
GC004. Afforestation and Reforestation: Drivers, Dynamics, and Impacts


Jingfeng Xiao, University of New Hampshire Main Campus, Durham, NH, United States and Ge Sun, USDA Forest Svc, Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center, Raleigh, NC, United States
GC005. Agricultural expansion and forest loss in tropical regions: Observations, drivers, impacts and solutions


Zhenzhong Zeng, Princeton University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton, NJ, United States, Eric F Wood, Princeton University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton, NJ, United States, Lyndon D Estes, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States; Clark University, Worcester, MA, United States and Anping Chen, Purdue University, Forestry and Natural Resources, West Lafayette, IN, United States
GC006. Applications of machine learning and novel statistical approaches to the study of weather and climate using large datasets


Jiali Wang, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, United States, Paul C Loikith, Portland State University, Geography, Portland, OR, United States, Won Chang, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States and Roman Olson, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South)
GC007. Asia’s Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gas Dynamics under a Changing Environment:  Measurement, Experiment, and Modeling


Changhui Peng, University of Quebec at Montreal UQAM, Montreal, QC, Canada and Shuli Niu, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, Beijing, China
GC008. Biochar Production, Characterization, and Environmental Applications


Omar M Al-Qudah, Texas A&M University Kingsville, Environmental Engineering, Kingsville, TX, United States, Dimitrios Kalderis, Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Natural Resources and the Environment, Chania, Greece, Dimitrios Ntarlagiannis, Rutgers University, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Newark, NJ, United States and Hamed El-Mashad, University of California Davis, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Davis, CA, United States
GC009. Bolin Lecture


David M. Cairns, Texas A&M University College Station, College Station, TX, United States, Ellen Mosley-Thompson, Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States and Rong Fu, University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Los Angeles, CA, United States
GC010. Carbon Budgets for Ambitious Climate Goals and How to Meet Them


Richard Millar, University of Exeter, Exeter, EX4, United Kingdom; University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Kirsten Zickfeld, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada and Steven J Davis, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, United States
GC011. Carbon feedbacks in Earth’s climate system: using ocean and land variability to diagnose critical carbon cycle processes


Ashley Ballantyne, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, United States, Tatiana Ilyina, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany, Benjamin Poulter, Montana State University, Institute on Ecosystems and the Department of Ecology, Bozeman, MT, United States and Ana Bastos, LSCE Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l'Environnement, Gif-Sur-Yvette Cedex, France
GC012. Characterizing and managing risks of weather and climate extreme events in a changing world

(Possible Alternate Format)


Sanjiv Kumar, Auburn University, School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Auburn, AL, United States, Jonghun Kam, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States and Christopher Burton, Auburn University, Department of Geosciences, Auburn, AL, United States
GC013. Climate change and fire regimes in mountain ecosystems: toward actionable predictions and projections

(Possible Alternate Format)


Jeremy S Littell, USGS Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, AK, United States, Donald McKenzie, US Forest Service, Pacific Wildland Fire Sciences, Seattle, WA, United States, Samuel A Cushman, US Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Flagstaff, AZ, United States and Connie Millar, US Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region Vallejo, Vallejo, CA, United States
GC014. Climate Change Impacts on Human Health and the Environment


Jay H Lawrimore, NOAA Asheville, Asheville, NC, United States, Ashok Luhar, CSIRO Oceans and Atmospheres, Aspendale, Australia, Jesse Eugene Bell, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellite North Carolina State, Asheville, NC, United States and Silvia Trini Castelli, CNR Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Bologna, Italy
GC015. Climate Drivers of Infectious Disease: Past, Present and Future


Rachel Baker1, Jane Wilson Baldwin2, Ayesha S Mahmud1 and Gabriel Andres Vecchi3, (1)Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States(2)Princeton University, Geosciences, Princeton, NJ, United States(3)Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States
GC016. Climate Extremes Indicators and Their Implications in Impact Modelling Studies


Simone Russo, European Commission Joint Research Centre, Ispra Vey, Italy, Jana Sillmann, Center for International Climate and Environmental Research Oslo, Oslo, Norway, Sebastian Sippel, Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, Jena, Germany and Sarah Perkins-Kirkpatrick, University of New South Wales, Climate Change Research Centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia
GC017. CLIMATE EXTREMES: patterns, mechanisms and attribution


Chris C Funk, University of California Santa Barbara, Geography, Santa Barbara, CA, United States, JinHo Yoon, GIST Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju, Korea, Republic of (South) and Catherine Pomposi, University of California, Santa Barbara , Department of Geography , Santa Barbara , CA , United States
GC018. Climate-Hydrology-Human Interactions and Their Implications on Hydrological Extremes in a Changing Environment


Xing Yuan, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Zong-Liang Yang, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, United States, Ming Pan, Princeton University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton, NJ, United States and Niko Wanders, Utrecht University, Department of Physical Geography, Utrecht, Netherlands
GC019. Climate Intervention: Is Geo-engineering in Earth’s Future?


Ben van der Pluijm, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, Ariel D Anbar, Arizona State University, School of Molecular Sciences, Tempe, AZ, United States and Linda R Rowan, UNAVCO, Inc. Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
GC020. Climate variability and change on decadal to multi-decadal timescales


Benjamin Henley, University of Melbourne, School of Earth Sciences, Parkville, VIC, Australia and Christopher Kenneth Folland, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter, United Kingdom
GC021. Climate Variability and the African Environment, Water Resources, and Food Security


Charles M Ichoku1, Tsegaye Tadesse2, Amin K Dezfuli1 and Robinson M Mugo3, (1)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States(2)National Drought Mitigation Center, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, United States(3)Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development, Nairobi, Kenya
GC022. Comparing Marginal Seas around the World – Coping with Similar Problems in Different Ways?


Marcus Reckermann, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht Centre for Materials and Coastal Research, International Baltic Earth Secretariat, Geesthacht, Germany, Donald F Boesch, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Annapolis, MD, United States, Dongxiao Wang, SCSIO South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China and Corinna Schrum, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Institute of Coastal Research, Geesthacht, Germany
GC023. Confronting the Changing Threats to the Security of Energy, Water, and Land Resource-Systems

(Possible Alternate Format)


C Adam Schlosser, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, Cambridge, MA, United States and Leon Clarke, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, College Park, MD, United States
GC024. Cultural Responses to Global Change

(Possible Alternate Format)


Frank Garrett Boudinot, University of Colorado Boulder, Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, Boulder, CO, United States; University of Colorado - Boulder, Geological Sciences, Boulder, CO, United States and Lina C Pérez-Angel, University of Colorado - Boulder, Geological Sciences, Boulder, CO, United States; Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, Boulder, CO, United States
GC025. Development of Essential Biodiversity Variables: Progress and Challenges


Allison K Leidner, ASRC Federal Holding Company, Beltsville, MD, United States; NASA Headquarters, Earth Science Division, Washington, DC, United States, Gary N Geller, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Marc Paganini, European Space Research Institute, Frascati, Italy and Woody Turner, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC, United States
GC026. Drivers and Implications of Recent Changes in Arctic Greening and Browning


April M Melvin, National Academy of Sciences, Polar Research Board, Washington, DC, United States, Larry D Hinzman, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, United States, Howard E Epstein, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, United States and Natalie Boelman, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observ., Palisades, DC, United States
GC027. Dynamics of Arid and Mountain Landscapes: Evaluating Change in Vulnerable, Variable Environments


Geoffrey M Henebry, South Dakota State University, Geospatial Sciences Center of Excellence, Brookings, SD, United States and Kirsten de Beurs, University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, Norman, OK, United States
GC028. Earth’s energy imbalance and energy flows through the climate system


Seiji Kato, NASA Langley Research Ctr, Hampton, VA, United States, Karina von Schuckmann, Mercator Océan, Ramonville-Saint-Agne, France, Tristan L'Ecuyer, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, United States and Kevin E Trenberth, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States
GC029. Environmental research infrastructures as tools to address global challenges


Francisco Bonet-García, University of Granada, Granada, Spain, Tina Andrea Dohna, MARUM - University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany, Philippe Ciais, LSCE Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l'Environnement, Gif-Sur-Yvette, France and Michael Mirtl, Austrian Environment Agency, Vienna, Austria
GC030. Environmental Stressors as a Threat to National Security


Anthony L Nguy-Robertson, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Office of Geomatics, St. Louis, MO, United States, Charon M Birkett, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States, Mark D. Svoboda, Univ of NE/Lincoln-Nat'l Rsrcs, Lincoln, NE, United States and Robert Louis Tetrault, USDA Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States
GC031. Evolution of Catchment Hydrology-Society-Ecology System (ECHS)


Fuqiang Tian, Tsinghua University, Department of Hydraulic Engineering, Beijing, China and Yongping Wei, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD, Australia
GC032. Footprints: Biogeochemical and Biophysical Impacts of Managed Ecosystems

(Possible Alternate Format)


Ilsa B Kantola1, Nuria Gomez-Casanovas1, Elena Blanc-Betes2 and Tara W Hudiburg3, (1)University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment, Urbana, IL, United States(2)University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment, Urbana, IL, United States(3)University of Idaho, Department of Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences, Moscow, ID, United States
GC033. From Points to Pixels: Land Management and Land Use Change in Livestock Agroecosystems


Eleanor E Campbell, University of New Hampshire Main Campus, Durham, NH, United States, Alexandra Contosta, University of New Hampshire Main Campus, Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans and Space, Durham, NH, United States and Gleyce K. D. Araujo Figueiredo, UNICAMP State University of Campinas, FEAGRI, Campinas, Brazil
GC034. Geospatial Methods, Modeling, and Applications of Agricultural Resiliency at Local, Regional, National, and Global Scales


Jessica L McCarty, Miami University, Geography, Oxford, OH, United States, Rick Mueller, USDA Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States, Caitlin Kontgis, Descartes Labs, Inc., Los Alamos, NM, United States and Jesslyn F Brown, USGS/EROS, Sioux Falls, SD, United States
GC035. Global and regional water-food-energy security under changing environments


Yoshihide Wada, IIASA International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria, Michael Joseph Puma, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Michelle T.H. van Vliet, Wageningen UR, Wageningen, Netherlands and Xiaogang He, Princeton University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton, NJ, United States
GC036. Global change science for resource management: dimensions of co-production in landscape conservation

(Possible Alternate Format)


Jeremy S Littell, USGS, DOI Alaska Climate Science Center, Anchorage, AK, United States, Stephanie A McAfee, University of Nevada Reno, Reno, NV, United States, Joel Reynolds, National Park Service Anchorage, Natural Resources Program, Anchorage, AK, United States and Karen Anne Murphy, Organization Not Listed, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, DC, United States
GC037. Global Environmental Change New Fellows


David M. Cairns, Texas A&M University College Station, College Station, TX, United States, Ellen Mosley-Thompson, Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States and Philip Mote, Oregon Climate Change Research Institute, Corvallis, OR, United States
GC038. Hot Droughts and Hotter Extremes: Investigating Changes in Extreme Events in Hydrology, Aquatic Biogeochemistry, and Ecosystems


Kurt Solander1, Martha A Scholl2, Hyungjun Kim3 and Chonggang Xu1, (1)Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States(2)USGS Headquarters, Reston, VA, United States(3)The University of Tokyo, Institute of Industrial Science, Tokyo, Japan
GC039. Human-Environmental Interactions: Past, Present and Future


Fahu Chen1, Tristram Kidder2, David Dian Zhang3 and Guanghui Dong1, (1)Lanzhou University, MOE Key Laboratory of Western China's Environmental Systems, College of Earth Environmental Sciences, Lanzhou, China(2)Washington University in St Louis, Department of Anthropology, St. Louis, MO, United States(3)The University of Hong Kong, Department of Geography, Hong Kong, China
GC040. Impact of Climate Change on the Sustainable Winegrowing: Observations, Predictability and Solutions

(Poster Only Session)


Wenzhu Hou, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong and Yiying SUN, CCCC National Engineering Research Center of Dredging Technology and Equipment Co., Ltd, Shanghai, China
GC041. Impacts of climate change on watershed scale hydrologic processes


Kei Ishida, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan and Ali Ercan, University of California Davis, Davis, CA, United States
GC042. Improving the Simulation of Climate Impacts on Agriculture: AgMIP and Related Research


Jonathan Winter, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States, Alexander C Ruane, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, New York, NY, United States, Roberto O Valdivia, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, United States and Sonali McDermid, New York University, Department of Environmental Studies, New York, United States
GC043. Informing forest conservation practice with land-use and land-cover change (LCLUC) research across humid and dry tropical forests


Stephanie Anne Spera, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States and Marc T Mayes, University of California-Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States; Nature Conservancy NatureNet Fellow, Princeton Environmental Institute, Princeton, NJ, United States
GC044. Integrated Assessment Models and their Applications to Global Change Research


Katherine V Calvin, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, United States and Erwan Monier, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States
GC045. Integrated Human - Earth Systems Modeling for Vulnerability and Risk Assessment, Adaptation, and Resilience


Robert W Barron1, Ghassem Asrar2, Lawrence Buja3 and Mary C Hill1, (1)University of Kansas, Department of Geology, Lawrence, KS, United States(2)Joint Global Change Research Institute, College Park, MD, United States(3)National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States
GC046. Interdependence of Coupled Human and Natural Systems around the World


Andrés Viña, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States and Thomas W Hertel, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States
GC046. Interdependence of Coupled Human and Natural Systems around the World


Andrés Viña, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States and Thomas W Hertel, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States
GC047. Interpretation and Uncertainty in Climate, Earth System, Integrated Assessment, and Impact Models and Observations


Elisabeth A Lloyd, Indiana University Bloomington, History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine, Bloomington, IN, United States, Maoyi Huang, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Atmospheric Sciences and Global Change Division, Richland, WA, United States, Donald D Lucas, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, United States and Jaideep Ray, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, United States
GC048. Linkages, Tradeoffs, and Synergies Between the Global Food System, Society, and the Environment


Kyle Frankel Davis, Columbia University of New York, The Earth Institute, Palisades, NY, United States; The Nature Conservancy, New York, NY, United States and Jessica Gephart, University of Maryland, National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center, Annapolis, MD, United States
GC049. Mechanisms and Impacts of Natural and Anthropogenic Tropical Pacific Decadal Variations and Trends


Matthew Newman, University of Colorado/CIRES and NOAA/ESRL/PSD, Boulder, CO, United States, Kristopher B Karnauskas, University of Colorado Boulder, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Boulder, CO, United States, Kim M Cobb, Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Atlanta, GA, United States and Andrew Thorne Wittenberg, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States
GC050. Monitoring Coastal Change: Physical, Biological, and Chemical Dynamics on the Coast


Anastasia Piliouras1, John Shaw2, Joel C Rowland1 and Patrick Megonigal3, (1)Los Alamos National Laboratory, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Los Alamos, NM, United States(2)University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, United States(3)Smithsonian Env Research Ctr, Edgewater, MD, United States
GC051. Next Generation Citizen Science – an Approach Focused on Environmental Solutions


Aisling Force, Organization Not Listed, Washington, DC, United States and Nina Hadley, Organization Not Listed, Washington, DC, United States
GC052. North American Land Cover and Land Use – Advances and Change


Collin Homer, USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science Center, Sioux Falls, SD, United States, Darren Pouliot, Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada and Lucie Robidoux, Commission for Environmental Cooperation, Montreal, QC, Canada
GC053. Novel Research Approaches in Climate-Driven Heat Stress: Implications for Geohealth, Infrastructure, and Labor


Jonathan R Buzan1, Matthew Huber1 and Thomas W Hertel2, (1)Purdue University, Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, West Lafayette, IN, United States(2)Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States
GC054. Observation and Modeling of Processes and Feedbacks Contributing to Arctic Amplification and Its Global Linkages


Wieslaw Maslowski1, Scott Harper2, Renu Joseph3 and Timothy P Stanton1, (1)Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, United States(2)Office Naval Research, Arlington, VA, United States(3)Department of Energy Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States
GC055. Observations from Space: A Unique Vantage Point for the Study of Climate Change and its Affects on Human Health


Sue M Estes, NASA/UAH, Earth Science, Huntsville, AL, United States, John Haynes, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC, United States and Ali H Omar, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States
GC056. Observed and Projected Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources and Agriculture IV


Chris C Funk, University of California Santa Barbara, Geography, Santa Barbara, CA, United States, Molly Elizabeth Brown, University of Maryland College Park, Department of Geographical Sciences, College Park, MD, United States, Catherine Pomposi, University of California, Santa Barbara , Department of Geography , Santa Barbara , CA , United States and Frank Davenport, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
GC057. People and Pixels 20th Anniversary: Advances in the Use of Remote Sensing in the Social Sciences


Alexander M de Sherbinin, Columbia University of New York, Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Palisades, NY, United States, Guido Cervone, Pennsylvania State University Main Campus, University Park, PA, United States and Nina Lam, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States
GC058. Permafrost dynamics and physical, ecological and socio-economic linkages


Josefine Lenz, Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz-Center for Polar and Marine Research Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany, Ylva Sjoberg, Stockholm University, Department of Physical Geography, Stockholm, Sweden, Gerald V Frost Jr, ABR, Inc. - Environmental Research & Services, Fairbanks, AK, United States and Anna K Liljedahl, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, United States
GC059. Planning the Climate Observing System of the Future


Elizabeth C Weatherhead, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, Bruce A Wielicki, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States and V Ramaswamy, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States
GC060. Progress in quantifying impacts of land use and land cover change in a changing climate using Earth system models


Maoyi Huang, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Atmospheric Sciences and Global Change Division, Richland, WA, United States, Huilin Gao, Texas A&M University College Station, College Station, TX, United States, Qiuhong Tang, IGSNRR Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, Beijing, China and Zhenghui Xie, LASG, IAP, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
GC061. Quantifying and attributing climate change impacts across sectors


Jacob Schewe, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Potsdam, Germany and Katja Frieler, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Potsdam, Germany
GC062. Quantifying anthropogenic activities with isotopes


Claudia I Czimczik, University of California Irvine, Earth System Science, Irvine, CA, United States and Guaciara Santos, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, United States
GC063. Relations Among Recent Arctic Environmental Changes and Global Changes


James Morison, Polar Science Center, Seattle, WA, United States, Ron Kwok, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Emanuele Di Lorenzo, Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus, Program in Ocean Science & Engineering, Atlanta, GA, United States and Renellys C Perez, UM/CIMAS, Miami, FL, United States
GC064. Renewable Energy: Solar and Open Topics


Elizabeth C Weatherhead, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, Scott C James, Baylor University, Geosciences and Mechanical Engineering, Waco, TX, United States, Laura M Hinkelman, Univ of WA-JISAO, Seattle, WA, United States and Aditya Choukulkar, NOAA, Boulder, CO, United States
GC065. Renewable Energy: Wind


Elizabeth C Weatherhead1, Scott C James2, Elizabeth C Weatherhead1 and Caroline Draxl3, (1)University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States(2)Baylor University, Geosciences and Mechanical Engineering, Waco, TX, United States(3)National Renewable Energy Laboratory Golden, National Wind Technology Center, Golden, CO, United States
GC066. Renewable Energy:  Marine and Hydrokinetic


Elizabeth C Weatherhead, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, Scott C James, Baylor University, Geosciences and Mechanical Engineering, Waco, TX, United States, Maria L Beninati, Mechanical Engineering, Lewisberg, PA, United States and Martin Wosnik, University of New Hampshire Main Campus, Mechanical Engineering, Durham, NH, United States
GC067. Scaling Up Carbon-Negative Bioenergy: Observations and Modeling for Bottom-Up Techno-economic and Climate Impact Assessment

(Possible Alternate Format)


John Field, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, United States, Daniel Sanchez, Carnegie Institution for Science Stanford, Stanford, CA, United States and Tom L Richard, Pennsylvania State University Main Campus, University Park, PA, United States
GC068. Schneider Lecture


David M. Cairns, Texas A&M University College Station, College Station, TX, United States, Ellen Mosley-Thompson, Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States and Ali H Omar, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States
GC069. Science at the frontier: Using multi-method research to create new knowledge and assess tools across spatial and temporal scales


William Kolby Smith, University of Arizona, School of Natural Resources and the Environment, Tucson, AZ, United States, Sasha Reed, U.S. Geological Survey, Southwest Biological Science Center, Moab, UT, United States and Stan D Wullschleger, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge, TN, United States
GC070. Sustainable development under environmental, socio-economic and climatic changes in Northern Eurasia


Pavel Ya Groisman, Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Moscow, Russia; Hydrology Science and Services Corp, Asheville, NC, United States, Shamil S Maksyutov, NIES National Institute of Environmental Studies, Ibaraki, Japan, Olga G. Zolina, Laboratoire de glaciologie et géophysique de l'environnement, Grenoble, France and Elizabeth A. Mack, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States
GC071. Sustained Scientific Assessment: Tools and Approaches to Help Inform Decision Making


Katie Reeves, US Global Change Research Program, Engagement and Communications Lead (Contractor), Washington D.C., DC, United States and David Reidmiller, US Global Change Research Program, Washington D.C., DC, United States; USGS Headquarters, Reston, VA, United States
GC072. Taking the temperature of the Earth: challenges, trends, and applications across all Earth surface domains


Glynn C Hulley, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, United States and Darren Ghent, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
GC073. The rocky road to 1.5 degrees: (re)evaluating the Paris targets


Benjamin M Sanderson, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States and Claudia Tebaldi, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States
GC074. The Role of Fire in the Earth System: Understanding Drivers, Feedbacks, and Interactions with the Land, Atmosphere, and Society


Brendan M Rogers, Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA, United States, Paulo M Brando, The Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA, United States, Mick Tosca, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States and Xanthe Jo Walker, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, United States
GC075. The Role of Institutions in Regulating Human-Environmental Interactions in a Changing Globe


Jiquan Chen, Michigan State University, CGCEO/Geography, East Lansing, MI, United States, Heidi Asbjornsen, University of New Hampshire Main Campus, Durham, NH, United States and Amy E Hessl, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, United States
GC076. The Sustainability and Resilience of Coastal Systems: Creating Synergy Among Federal, State, and NGO Initiatives


Scott C Hagen1, Carol Wilson1, Kimberly G Rogers2 and Jeffrey A Nittrouer3, (1)Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States(2)Univ of Colorado, Boulder, CO, United States(3)Rice University, Houston, TX, United States
GC077. The Third Pole Environment (TPE) under Global Changes


Tandong Yao1, Lonnie G Thompson2, Volker Mosbrugger3 and Fan Zhang1, (1)ITP Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China(2)Ohio State University Main Campus, School of Earth Sciences, Columbus, OH, United States(3)Senckenberg, Frankfurt, Germany
GC078. The 2nd State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR-2): A Special Assessment of the Last Decade of Carbon Cycle Science in North America and Adjoining Oceans

(Possible Alternate Format)


Gyami Shrestha, US Carbon Cycle Science Program, Washington, DC, United States, Nancy Cavallaro, USDA Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States, Zhiliang Zhu, USGS, Reston, VA, United States and Karina V Schafer, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, United States
GC079. Toward Better Understanding of the Impacts of Climate Variability: From Ecosystem Processes to Agricultural Adaptation and Decision


Amor V M Ines, Michigan State University, Department of plant, soil and microbial sciences, East Lansing, MI, United States, Lyndon D Estes, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States, Sharon Gourdji, National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg, Gaithersburg, MD, United States and Jeff W Atkins, Virginia Commonwealth University, Biology, Richmond, VA, United States
GC080. Tyndall Lecture


David M. Cairns, Texas A&M University College Station, College Station, TX, United States, Ellen Mosley-Thompson, Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States and Ali H Omar, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States
GC081. Urban Areas and Global Change


Galina Churkina, Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Joseph P McFadden, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States, Patricia Romero-Lankao, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States and Tim M Butler, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Potsdam, Germany
GC081. Urban Areas and Global Change


Galina Churkina, Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Joseph P McFadden, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States, Patricia Romero-Lankao, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States and Tim M Butler, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Potsdam, Germany
GC082. Urbanization and water quality


Stephen E MacAvoy, American University, Department of Environmental Science, Washington, DC, United States, Stephen A Macko, Univ Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, United States, Jacqueline A Aitkenhead-Peterson, Texas A&M University College Station, College Station, TX, United States and Meredith Steele, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, United States
GC083. Use of Earth Observations in Mitigating Major Environmental Challenges in Africa


Africa Ixmucane Flores Cordova1, Emil A. Cherrington1, Robinson M Mugo2 and Alfari Issifou3, (1)University of Alabama in Huntsville, Earth System Science Center, Huntsville, AL, United States(2)Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development, Nairobi, Kenya(3)Agriculture, Hydrology and Meteorology Regional Center (AGHRYMET), Niamey, Niger
GC084. Use of Earth Observations in Mitigating Major Environmental Challenges in South and Southeast Asia

(Possible Alternate Format)


Walter Lee Ellenburg II, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL, United States, Krishna Vadrevu, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL, United States, Birendra Bajracharya, International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, MENRIS, Kathmandu, Nepal and Peeranan Towashiraporn, Asian Disaster Preparedness Center, Bangkok, Thailand
A031. Coupled processes of environmental prediction models


Sue Chen1, Neil P Barton1, Richard Allard2 and E. Joseph Metzger2, (1)Naval Research Lab Monterey, Marine Meteorology, Monterey, CA, United States(2)Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States
A042. Extratropical and High-latitude Storms, Teleconnections, Extreme Weather, and the Changing Polar Climate


Xiangdong Zhang, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, United States, Kent Moore, University of Toronto, Physics, Toronto, ON, Canada and James E Overland, NOAA Seattle, Seattle, WA, United States
A050. Improving our Mechanistic Understanding of the Regional Climate Response to Anthropogenic Aerosols


Massimo A Bollasina, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH9, United Kingdom, Yi Ming, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States and Laura Wilcox, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
A078. Ocean-Atmosphere Coupling Over the North Atlantic: Processes, Global Teleconnections and Predictability


Thomas Reichler, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, Yannick Peings, University of California Irvine, Earth System Science, Irvine, CA, United States, Rym Msadek, GFDL/NOAA Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States and Nour-Eddine Omrani, University of Bergen and Bjerknes Centre, Geophysical Institute, Bergen, Norway
B009. Anthropogenic Impacts on Nutrient Cycling in Freshwater Ecosystems


Jon Hawkings, University of Bristol, School of Geographical Sciences, Bristol, BS8, United Kingdom, Christopher Yates, University of Bristol, School of Geographical Sciences, Bristol, United Kingdom, James W McClelland, University of Texas at Austin, Marine Science Institute, Port Aransas, TX, United States and Anne Kellerman, Florida State University, Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science, Tallahassee, FL, United States
B048. Multi-scale measurements and modeling of greenhouse gas (CO2, CH4 and N2O) emissions from livestock, grasslands and croplands


Xiangming Xiao1, Jeffrey B Basara1, Prasanna H Gowda2 and Rajen Bajgain1, (1)University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, Norman, OK, United States(2)USDA-ARS Grazinglands Research Laboratory, Frisco, TX, United States
C025. Polar Climate: Processes & Predictability


Hansi Alice Singh1, Cecilia M Bitz2, Sarah Purkey2 and Jeremy Garmeson Fyke3, (1)University of Washington Seattle Campus, Seattle, WA, United States(2)University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States(3)Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States
ED004. Climate Literacy in Higher Education: Challenges and Opportunities


Drew Fulton Bush, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, Carey Stanton, National Wildlife Federation, Austin, TX, United States and Jonathan Cole, MiraCosta College, Physics, San Diego, CA, United States
H006. Advances in ecohydrology of water-stressed environments


Kailiang Yu, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, Lixin Wang, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Earth Sciences, Indianapolis, IN, United States, Kelly K Caylor, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States and Xue Feng, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering, Minneapolis, MN, United States
H018. Amazon river basin evapotranspiration and its influence on the rainfall in southern Brazil

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Wagner Wolff, "Luiz de Queiroz" College of agricultural, Biosystems engineering, Piracicaba, Brazil and Marcos Vinicius Folegatti, "Luiz de Queiroz" College of agricultural, Biosystems engineering, Piracicaba, Brazil
H024. Blue and Green Water in Cold Mountains: Changes in Climate, Hydrologic Regimes, Extreme Events, and Ecological Responses


Mark S Raleigh, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, CO, United States, Yonas B Dibike, Environment and Climate Change Canada, Watershed Hydrology and Ecology Research Division, Victoria, BC, Canada, Mohammad Sohrabi, Univercity of California Merced, Merced, CA, United States and Rajesh Shrestha, Environment and Climate Change Canada, Watershed Hydrology and Ecology, Victoria, BC, Canada
H029. Characterization, Modeling, and Remediation of Carbonate and Karst Systems in a Changing Environment


Zexuan Xu, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Climate and Ecosystem Science Division, Berkeley, CA, United States, Nicolas Massei, University of Rouen-Normandy, Continental and Coastal Morphodynamics Laboratory, Mont Saint Aignan, France, Ingrid Yamill Padilla, University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, Mayaguez, PR, United States and Bill Xiaolong Hu, Jinan University, Institute of Groundwater and Earth Sciences, Guangzhou, China
H057. Global hydrological extremes: from intense rainfall to flash flood


S.Z. Samadi, University of South Carolina Columbia, Columbia, SC, United States, Michaela Bray, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom and Hayley Fowler, Newcastle University, Newcastle, United Kingdom
H082. Machine Learning Applications in Earth Science and Remote Sensing


Seyed Hamed Alemohammad, Columbia University of New York, Earth and Environmental Engineering, Palisades, NY, United States, Pierre Gentine, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Joel Agustin Gongora, Boise State University, Boise, ID, United States and Sangram Ganguly, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA, United States
H086. Modeling the Critical Zone: Integrating Processes and Data Across Disciplines and Scales


Li Li, Pennsylvania State University Main Campus, University Park, PA, United States, Harry Vereecken, Forschungszentrum Julich GmbH, Julich, Germany, Praveen Kumar, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, United States and Bhavna Arora, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States
H131. Utilizing Long-Term Precipitation Data Records for Understanding Climate Extremes


Phu Nguyen1, Hamed Ashouri2 and Andrea R Thorstensen1, (1)University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, United States(2)Risk Management Solutions, Inc., Newark, CA, United States
H134. Water and Society: From Drought Models to Water Security Under Climate Change and Policy.


Sara Sadri1, Joseph R Kasprzyk2 and Sara Sadri1, (1)University of California Los Angeles, Department of Geography, Los Angeles, CA, United States(2)University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
H146. Weather/Climate Ensembles and Statistical Downscaling for Hydrologic prediction systems: Methods, Process Understanding and Applications


Firas Saleh, Stevens Institute of Technology, Davidson Laboratory, Deptartment of Civil, Environmental and Ocean Engineering, Union City, NJ, United States, Zilefac Elvis Asong, Global Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, Howard S. Wheater, Centre for Hydrology and Global Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada and Ricardo Mantilla, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, United States
IN019. Data and Tools for Knowledge Discovery around the Energy-Water Nexus


Jibonananda Sanyal, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States, Melissa R Allen, Organization Not Listed, Washington, DC, United States, Robert S Chen, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States and Bonita Singal, Department of Energy Washington DC, EPSA, Washington, DC, United States
IN050. Quality and Trustworthiness of Earth Science Data

(eLightning)


Yaxing Wei, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States, Steven J Worley, National Center for Atmospheric Research, CISL/DSS, Boulder, CO, United States and Ge Peng, NC State University and NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI), Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, North Carolina (CICS-NC), Asheville, NC, United States
IN058. Where We Live and Work: Improving Data and Models for Human Settlements, Infrastructure, and Population Distribution


Robert S Chen, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Budhendra L Bhaduri, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States, Andrea Gaughan, University of Louisville, Dept. of Geography and Geosciences, Louisville, KY, United States and Gregory Yetman, Columbia University, CIESIN, Palisades, NY, United States
NG011. Stochastic Modelling in Atmosphere, Ocean, and Climate Dynamics


Paul Williams, University of Reading, Meteorology, Reading, United Kingdom, Cecile Penland, Physical Sciences Division, Boulder, CO, United States, Juan M Restrepo, Oregon State University, Mathematics, Corvallis, OR, United States and Aneesh Subramanian, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
OS003. Current Perspectives on Biogeochemistry and Socioeconomics of Groundwater–Surface Water Interactions in the Gulf Coast Region

(Panel Format)


Natasha T Dimova, University of Alabama, Geological Sciences, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States and Daniel Montiel, University of Alabama, Geological Sciences, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States
PA026. Science to Action: Building Novel and Transformative Partnerships Toward Decision-Relevant Science

(Possible Alternate Format)


Julian J Reyes, Washington State University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Pullman, WA, United States; USDA ARS Jornada Experimental Range, Southwest Climate Hub, Las Cruces, NM, United States, Melissa Varga, Union of Concerned Scientists, Washington, DC, United States and Korey Woodley, Palouse Basin Aquifer Committee, Moscow, ID, United States
PA032. Science to Decision-Making: Using the Environmental Intelligence Framework to Constrain the Arctic Carbon Budget


Emily Osborne, NOAA Climate Program Office, Silver Spring, MD, United States, Jeremy T Mathis, NOAA Seattle, Seattle, WA, United States and Anjuli S Bamzai, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, United States
PA033. Strategies to Promote Sustainable Desalination Capacity Development for Non-traditional Water Use and Reuse


Leslie Abrahams, IDA Science and Technology Policy Institute, Washington, DC, United States and Alexis McKittrick, Science and Technology Policy Institute, Washington, DC, United States
PP021. Global Change During and After the K-Pg and P-E Transitions


Ligia L Perez-Cruz, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico, Mexico, Sonia Tikoo, Rutgers University New Brunswick, New Brunswick, NJ, United States, Konstantin Choumiline, University of California Riverside, Department of Earth Sciences, Riverside, CA, United States and Kosei E Yamaguchi, NASA Astrobiology Institute, Moffett Field, CA, United States
PP031. Paleoceanography Insights Using the Carbonate System


Christian Betzler, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, Gregor Paul Eberli, University of Miami, Miami, FL, United States and Peter K Swart, University of Miami, Department of Marine Geosciences - RSMAS, Miami, FL, United States
PP040. The Climatic and Oceanic Interactions of the Tropical–Subtropical Atlantic Region: A Paleoclimate Perspective


Kristine L DeLong, Louisiana State University, Geography & Anthropology, Baton Rouge, LA, United States, Phoebe Chan, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Dept. of Chemical & Physical Sciences, Mississauga, ON, Canada, Grant L. Harley, University of Southern Mississippi, Geography and Geology, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States and Jason Polk, Western Kentucky University, Center for Human GeoEnvironmental Studies, Bowling Green, KY, United States