Philip Mote Gets New Job

Oregon State University Professor Philip Mote, the long-time Director of the Oregon Climate Change Research Institute ( OCCRI) and co-lead of the Pacific Northwest Climate Impacts Research Consortium  (CIRC), has taken a new position at OSU. In February of this year, Phil began his new appointment as Vice Provost and Dean of Oregon State University’s…

New Snow Drought Page

NIDIS DEWS launches a new climate resource in response to the snow drought affecting much of the US West.

Drying and Greening of the West?

Study suggests climate change is expected to increase plant foliage while simultaneously enhancing dry season water stress in the American West.