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New Midwest Climate Center to be hosted at the University of Minnesota

October 11, 2021

In late September, the U.S. Department of the Interior announced the University of Minnesota as the University host of the newest U.S. Geological Survey Climate Adaptation Science Center (CASC). It is the ninth and newest CASC in a national network dedicated to providing science to help managers of the country’s natural resources, including fish and wildlife, adapt to climate change.

2022 Climate Adaptation Awards - Nominations now open!

October 4, 2021

Do you know a person, organization, or business who is leading the way in climate adaptation or communication? Nominate them for an award from the Minnesota Climate Adaptation Partnership! Find the nomination form at https://z.umn.edu/MCAP_Award_Nomination.

Job Opening: Ramsey County Climate and Health Planner

October 11, 2021

Ramsey County is seeking a Climate and Health Planner to specialize principally in climate, resilience and health planning. This position will focus on building staff capacity to address climate change and health equity across the organization, with an initial focus on the programs, policies and plans of the department.

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MCAP conducts applied research to understand how climate change will affect Minnesota, the Midwest, and beyond.

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MCAP uses climate communications to bring all Minnesotans into the discussion about climate change impacts.

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MCAP organizes a conference for climate adaptation practitioners to build networks and share best practices.

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