Applied Climate & Spatial Science Program Area

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Faculty, staff and students in Applied Climate and Spatial Sciences work to advance our understanding of the climate-water-human-environmental nexus. The program area is bolstered by internationally recognized centers, nationally recognized units, and laboratories representing local to global scales of study and long-term environmental monitoring programs. Martha Shulski & Brian Wardlow Co-Leaders of the Program Area

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New HPRCC datasets offer more flexibility for users with the addition of shapefiles

The geographic data behind the High Plains Regional Climate Center’s best known product, its rainbow-colored precipitation and temperatures maps, is now available to users through a GIS portal on their website.  (10/11/2018)
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Grants Awarded

Grants Awarded

$1.8 Million in 2017



69 Refereed Journal Articles in 2017

Extension / Outreach


233 Presentations in 2017