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CSP News Archive


Fall 2013
Patrick Schnable talks about the future of agriculutural research, and Gene Takle talks about the multitude of climate change impacts. More...

November 2013
Craig Anderson discusses the likely effects of climate change on violence in two recent papers. More (P1)... More (P2)...

October 18, 2013
Gene Takle talks about how climate change is challenging Iowa agriculture, coinciding with the release of the Iowa Climate Statement for 2013. More...

October 1, 2013
Bill Gutowski discusses how action can be taken to address climate change. More...

July 29, 2013
Gene Takle joins Gary Paul Nabhan, discussing farming in hotter climates on NPR's "On Point." More...

June 21, 2013
CSP director Gene Takle and CGRER co-director Gregory Charmichael discuss why it's time for Iowa to lead on climate change. More...

Spring 2013
CSP researchers seek to balance societal, economic and environmental sustainability. More...

April 2, 2013
Jerry Hatfield, Lois Wright Morton, and Gene Takle share in the creation of new recommendations for agriculture and forestry adaptation to climate change. More...

February 5, 2013
CSP Research Team members contribute to a newly released USDA report on climate change adaptation and agriculture. More...

December 2012
Climate Science Program listed as a Central Region Partner in quarterly climate impacts and outlook report by NIDIS. More...
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December 6, 2012
Gene Takle discusses climate change impacts on agriculture at U.N. Conference in Doha, Qatar. More...

October 1, 2012
Alan Wanamaker studies Atlantic clam shells for clues to past climates. More...

June 11, 2012
Iowa Public Radio interviews Gene Takle about the impacts of climate change on agriculture and how farmers are adapting. More...

December 1, 2011
Leading BRICS+ researchers recommend agricultural work program to climate change convention negotiators. More...

November 2011
Gene Takle delivers presentation on U.S. food security at International Conference on Climate Change and Food Security. More...

November 15, 2011
A group of 31 scientists from 22 universities and colleges across Iowa join to urge candidates to accept climate change. More...

October 2011
CSP members release statement about Iowa climate science and public policy. More...

January 4, 2011
CSP members discuss how climate change is affecting the way Iowans live and work. More...

Fall 2010
William Gutowski featured in LINK newsletter discussing regional climate change simulations. More...

August 2010
William Gutowski and members of the RACM science team receive funding from NSF to study Arctic extreme temperatures and precipitation. More...

July 8, 2010
Chris Anderson is quoted in an article discussing future Iowa rainfall and potential flooding. More...

July 6, 2010
Diane Debinski studies the potential effects of climate change on meadows' ecosystems. More...

March 26, 2010
Iowa State researchers present study on how global climate change affects violence. More...

February 19, 2010
Christopher Williams researches potholes and how climate change could impact Iowa's roadways. More...

January 13, 2010
Gene Takle provides testimony on climate change in Iowa to the Iowa House of Representatives Environmental Protection Committee. More...

June 10, 2009
Gene Takle is quoted about a study on declines of wind speed. More...

February 20, 2009
Plant Science Institute includes climate change topics in recent call for proposals. More...

August 14, 2008
Chris Anderson responds to CSP welcome with excitement. More...

August 14, 2008
CSP welcomes Chris Anderson as Assistant Director. More...

July 7-14, 2008
Bill Gallus is quoted in an article relating global warming to current weather events. More...

June 24, 2008
Bill Gutowski is part of a report forecasting more extreme North American weather. More...

June 2008
Bill Gallus makes a preliminary comparison between the1993 and 2008 flooding events. More...

June 22, 2008
Kristie Franz writes a guest column for the Des Moines Register about how to improve flood forecasting. More...

April 4, 2008
Kristie Franz receives funding to study impact of climate change on hydrologic processes. More...

November 26, 2007
ISU Climate Science Program Meeting More...