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Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center

Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center ‒ AK CASC

Anchorage, United States

The Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center (AK CASC) is one of 8 regional Climate Adaptation Science Centers that provide managers with the tools and information they need to develop and execute management strategies that address the impacts of climate change on natural and cultural resources.AK CASC provides scientific information, tools, and techniques that managers and others interested in land, water, wildlife and cultural resources can use to anticipate, monitor and adapt to climate change. 

Contact details

Website:
https://casc.alaska.edu

Address:
USGS Alaska Climate Science Center, 4210 University Drive, Anchorage, AK, 99508, USA

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Alaska, Northwest Canada, North America
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2010
Age (years)
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 12
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Scott Rupp
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Stephen Gray
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Dr. Stephen T. Gray, Director
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 32
United States average
 66
Global average
 124
2017
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 84
% Female staff
2019
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 38%
United States average
 46%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 57%
United States average
 28%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 47
United States average
 152
Global average
 160

Social

Likes (2021)
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 2,783
United States average
 84,487
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2017)
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 81
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 396
United States average
 35,242
Global average
 15,319
Followers (2017)
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 66

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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