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New publication offers insights from a NOAA-Sea Grant project

Posted by: | September 6, 2013 Comments Off |

A new publication from Oregon Sea Grant, Climate Field Notes, distills the results of a multi-year, multi-state project funded by the NOAA Climate Program Office Sectoral Applications Research Program (SARP). Oregon Sea Grant led this project, which used a risk-communication framework to help coastal communities respond to the effects of a changing climate. Climate Field Notes […]

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New Podcast Interview about climate change and cultural values

Posted by: | August 11, 2010 Comments Off |

We all have preferences about how society should be ordered, and whether we believe in hierarchy and individualism or are egalitarian and value community, those cultural values shape our reception to science and communication about science. Listen to a two-part interview with Dan Kahan of Yale Law School, conducted by Joe Cone of Oregon Sea […]

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In this preview to an upcoming documentary featuring Climate Change in Oregon, Michael Harte (Oregon State University’s College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, or COAS) explains that the effects of global climate change on our day-to-day lives are not necessarily the effects talked about in the larger discussion of climate change. The documentary, scheduled for […]

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Coastal officials and owners of coastal property in East and West coast states don’t need to be persuaded that climate change is happening. They believe that both government and individuals should begin taking action now to adapt to expected effects. These are among several insights from surveys conducted in Oregon and Maine by the Sea […]

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