Title GIS in Weather, Climate and Impacts Workshop 2005
Type Workshop
Abstract As a step towards fuller integration of earth system science and bridging atmospheric and GIS communities, 2nd workshop on Weather, Climate and Impacts, hosted by the NCAR GIS Initiative in July 2005, brought together representatives from education and academic communities, the private sector and government organizations to explore uses of GIS in atmospheric and related geo- and social sciences, discuss needs and opportunities in geospatial research and education, and address issues of data management and discovery.
Participants Olga Wilhelmi
Jennifer Boehnert
Start Date 2005
Keywords gis
Research Themes Assessment Methods, Products and Tools
Vulnerability, Adaptation, Thresholds and Resilience


"Because the pathway to sustainability cannot be charted in advance, it will have to be navigated through trial and error and conscious experimentation. The urgent need is to design strategies and institutions that can better integrate incomplete knowledge with experimental action into programs of adaptive management and social learning."
NRC, Our Common Journey (1999)