SCIPP Documents

Follow-Up Adaptation Planning Meeting - Breakout Session Summary Report

This provides a Summary of Adapting to Oklahoma’s Climate: Continuing the Conversation Breakout Sessions where participants were arranged according to the sector they work with. Participants were given examples of different ways climate information could be illustrated and were then asked a series of questions about the examples.

Geographic Assessment of Major Disaster Declarations Across the Lower 48 States

This report contains various details of major disaster declarations dating back to 1953 as archived by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. With this, SCIPP undertook a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) study to assess weather-related disaster declarations in an effort to understand where specific hazards have occurred most frequently and when.

Global Climate Change and Oklahoma

This presentation provides a summary of global climate change and its implications for Oklahoma. The presentation was given at a climate adaptation meeting that SCIPP held in Norman, Oklahoma on May 10, 2011. Author: Gary McManus

Groundwater and Surface Water (May 10, 2012)

This is part of the Managing Drought in the Southern Plains Webinar Series.

Gulf Coast Climate Information Needs Assessment

This report is comprised of surveys that were taken in order to better understand the climate information needs of Gulf Coast region decision makers. SCIPP conducted interviews that were used to assess needs between coastal and inland decision makers, as well as to identify issues facing states and the region as a whole.

Historical Context and Evolution of the 2011 Drought (Sep 29, 2011)

This is part of the Managing Drought in the Southern Plains Webinar Series.

Hurricanes (July 26, 2012)

This is part of the Extreme Events and Hazards Webinar Summaries.

Hurricanes in a Changing Climate

This presentation provides a summary on general knowledge regarding hurricanes in addition to increased impacts due to climate change.

SCIPP Monitor: January 2011

In this issue:

  • Introduction
  • Temperature and Precipitation Summaries
  • Drought Update

SCIPP Monitor: January 2012

In this issue:

  • Weather-Ready Nation
  • Year 2011 in Review
  • Drought Update