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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
 11
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Stephen Gray
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Dr. Stephen T. Gray, Director
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Dr. Stephen T. Gray, Director
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 32
United States average
 71
Global average
 120
2017
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 84
% Female staff
2019
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
38% 
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
57% 
United States average
27% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 47
United States average
 145
Global average
 156

Social

Likes (2017)
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 81
United States average
 63,697
Global average
 35,652
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 396
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center
 66

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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