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Projects Tagged drought

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Advancing Predictive understanding of North American Drought: The Role of the North Atlantic SST 8/1/14 7/31/18 North America ; Atlantic Ocean
Capacitation Avanzada IRI: Implementation Observatorio Nacional de Sequias 10/1/14 11/30/14 South America ; Peru
Collaborative Research: Developing Multicentury Drought Reconstructions from Guatemala and the Context for Past and Future Hydroclimatic Change 3/1/09 4/30/13 Central America ; Guatemala
Collaborative Research: Fire, Climate and Forest History in Mongolia 6/1/10 8/31/13 Asia ; East Asia ; Mongolia
Collaborative Research: Insights into North African climate variability over the last 1.1 million years from dust fluxes and leaf wax isotopes 6/1/15 5/31/19 Africa
Collaborative Research: P2C2 Cool and Warm Season Moisture Reconstruction and Modeling over North America 9/1/13 8/31/17 North America
Collaborative Research: Past and Future Drought Variability in the Mediterranean Basin 1/1/13 5/31/14
Collaborative Research: Variations and Trends in Fall Precipitation over the Central United States: Issues of Physical Mechanisms, Circulation Anomalies and Boundary Forcing 6/15/08 5/31/13 Atlantic Ocean ; United States
Continental Scale Droughts in North America: Their Frequency, Character and Causes Over the Past Millennium and Near Term Future 7/1/14 6/30/18 North America
CS4D: Climate Resiliency and Index Insurance for Small Farmers 4/1/15 6/30/17
Desertification or "re-greening": Adaptation lessons learned in coping with late 20th century drought in West Africa 7/18/16 7/17/20 Africa ; West Africa
Developing Index Insurance for Drought-prone Maize and Bean-based Farming Systems in East (and West) Africa to Enhance Farmer adoption of climate-adapted germplasm 8/1/16 12/15/16 Africa ; East Africa ; Uganda
Developing Index insurance for drought-prone maize farming systems in East and West Africa to Enhance Farmer Adoption of Climate-Adapted Germplasm 1/1/18 12/31/18 Africa
Drought Onset and Termination across North America: Mechanisms and Predictability 7/1/17 6/30/20 North America
Drying Versus Wettening of the East African Climate 5/1/13 3/31/16 Africa ; Sub-Saharan Africa ; East Africa
Drying Versus Wettening of the East African Climate 4/1/13 4/30/17 Africa ; East Africa
East Africa Drought and Agricultural Productivity Assessment and Prediction System 10/27/15 9/30/16 Africa ; East Africa
Enhancing Seasonal Drought Prediction Capabilities for the US and the Globe Using the National Multi-Model Ensemble 8/1/12 7/31/17 Global
Generation and Evaluation of Long-Term Retrospective Forecasts with NCEP Climate Forecast System: Predictability of ENSO and Drought 7/1/08 6/30/13 Global
Global Paleohydrology 1/1/12 6/30/13 Global
Linking Holocene Vegetation and Carbon Accumulation with Hydrological Change using Macrofossils, C/N, Stable Isotopes and Biomarkers from Sutherland Pond/Fen and Tamarack Pond 10/1/10 3/31/14 North America ; Hudson Highlands, NY
Mapping Saharan Dust Fluxes through the Onset and Termination of the African Humid Period in a Transect of African Margin Cores 9/1/10 8/31/14 Africa ; Sub-Saharan Africa ; Sahel
Mechanisms of Mediterranean Region Hydroclimate Variability and Change 9/1/17 8/31/20 Asia ; Mediterranean
Next Generation Drought Index Conceptual Study 3/26/19 3/25/20
P2C2: Decomposition and Reconstruction of Drought Variability Across the Continental United States and Northern Mexico 8/1/17 7/31/20 North America ; United States ; Mexico
P2C2: North American Megadrought: Atmosphere-Ocean Forcing and Landscape Response from the Medieval Period to the Near-term Greenhouse Future 7/1/09 6/30/13 North America
Paleoclimate shocks: environmental variability, human vulnerability, and societal adaptation during the last millennium in the Greater Mekong Basin 7/30/09 9/30/14 Asia ; Southeast Asia ; Mekong
Predicting North American Hydroclimate Change and Variability on Interannual to Multidecadal Timescale 8/1/09 6/30/13 North America
Quantifying Process-based Variability and Uncertainties in Ocean, Land, and Atmosphere Forcing 7/20/17 7/19/21 Global
Reconstruction and Dynamics of Interhemispheric Hydroclimate Variability Between the Americas 6/15/16 5/31/19 South America
Satellite data for Weather Index Insurance - AgricuLtural EaRly Warning System (SatWIN-ALERT) 1/1/18 6/30/20 Africa
SERVIR for USAID West Africa 4/7/16 9/30/18 Africa ; West Africa ; Niger ; Ghana ; Nigeria ; Burkina Faso ; Senegal
The American midsummer Drought: Casual Mechanisms and Seasonal-to-Interannual Predictability 8/1/10 7/31/13 Global
The Dynamical Machanisms and Potential Predictability of Indian and Pacific Ocean Influences on Seas 8/1/14 7/31/18 North America ; Indian Ocean
The Mechanisms and Predictability of Multi-Basin Influences on North American Drought 7/1/08 6/30/13 North America
Towards near-global reconstruction and understanding of hydroclimate variability and change over the past several centuries 8/1/10 7/31/14 Global
Understanding and predictability of the Inter-American mid-summer drought 8/1/10 7/1/13 Central America
WSC-Category 3 Collaborative: America's Water-The Changing Landscape of Risk, Competing Demands and Climate 8/1/14 7/31/19 North America ; United States ; Texas ; California ; Midwest United States
IRAP: Innovations for International Climate Services (Engility 2013) North America ; Caribbean ; Indo-Gangetic Plain ; West Africa
Using Earth Observations and Statistical Models to Enhance Drought, Food Security, and Agricultural Outlooks in Eastern and Southern Africa 11/1/19 10/31/20 Africa