National Climate Assessment Announced NCAnet - A Network of Partners Supporting the NCA Print E-mail

 The National Climate Assessment (NCA) is pleased to announce the establishment of NCAnet, a network of partners who extend the NCA process and products to a broad audience of assessment producers and users through the development of assessment-related capacities and products. NCAnet currently consists of over 50 partners, and the NCA is seeking additional partners through the process announced in the April 13, 2012 Federal Register Notice available here.

NCAnet partners leverage their abilities to conduct and synthesize science, to communicate with a variety of assessment users, and to convene individuals and organizations interested in climate change science in a variety of ways, including collection and synthesis of data or other technical and scientific information relevant to current and future NCA reports, dissemination of NCA report findings to various users of assessment information, engagement of assessment information producers and users, supporting NCA events, and producing communications materials related to the NCA and NCA report findings.

More information about NCAnet, including a description of the network and ways that organizations may become a partners, a list of current NCAnet partners, and the dates and times of information sessions for anyone interested in joining NCAnet, is available from http://ncanet.usgcrp.gov.