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Data to Action Webinar #3: The Fourth National Climate Assessment: Translating Data to Inform Decisions

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posted on 2019-12-30, 21:37 authored by Reid ShermanReid Sherman, Daniel Barrie, Lesley-Ann Dupigny-Giroux

Date: May 17th, 2019

Time: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM ET

Location: GoToMeeting

In this third webinar in the ESIP 2019 Webinar Series ‘Data to Action: Increasing the Use and Value of Earth Science Data and Information,’ a panel of speakers will share how the Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA4) was developed, including what standards of transparency and traceability were used for data included in it, and how the NCA4 is being used now to engage with communities and inform decision-making.


  • Arika Virapongse, Principal, Middle Path EcoSolutions (Moderator)

  • Dan Barrie, Program Manager, NOAA Climate Program Office (Panelist)

  • Lesley-Ann Dupigny-Giroux, Professor of Geography, University of Vermont (Panelist)

  • Reid Sherman, Global Change Information System Team Lead, USGCRP (Panelist)

  • Megan Carter, Community Director, Earth Science Information Partners (Closing)

The recording of this webinar can be found on the Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) YouTube Channel.