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USGS Mission Area: Climate and Land Use Change

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USGS Mission Area - Climate and Land Use Change

Chesapeake Bay

Island Restoration, Sea Level Rise, and Waterbirds in Chesapeake Bay

Atlantic Seaduck Study: Movement, Habitat Use, and Feeding Ecology of Seaducks in Chesapeake Bay and Other Atlantic Coastal Areas

Shoreline Changes and Impacts to Natural Resources in Chesapeake Bay

Biology and Monitoring of Diamondback Terrapins in the Chesapeake Bay

Pathogens in the Aquatic Environment – Waterfowl, Avian Influenza

Climate Change & Coastal Ecology

Managing the Extinction risk of the Shenandoah Salamander under predicted climate change

Population Demographics and Breeding Ecology of Long –Tailed Ducks in the Churchill, Manitoba, in Relation to Global Climate Change

Ecological Thresholds for Salt Marsh Nekton and Vegetation

Coastal Wetland Dynamics and Wildlife Populations: Modeling the Effects of Sea Level Rise and Landscape Change

Predicting the Vulnerability of Coastal Wetlands to Sea-Level Rise and Global Climate Change

Integrating Estuarine Water-quality Data in Northeastern National Parks

Variation in Nitrogen Isotope Ratios of Eelgrass to Detect Trends in Estuarine Nutrient Status

Development of a Multimetric Index for Integrated Assessment of Salt Marsh Condition in the Northeast Coastal and Barrier Network

Loss of Eelgrass (Zostera marina L.) Associated With European Green Crabs in Maquoit Bay, Maine

Assessing Extreme Meteorological Events on Seabird Migration

Coastal Salt Marsh Management Along the Atlantic

Hurricane Sandy Impacts on Coastal Wetland Resilience in the Northeast United States

Migratory Bird Research

North American Bird Phenology Program

Ecosystem Restoration

Rebuilding Freshwater Tidal Wetlands on the Anacostia River in Washington, D.C.

Renewable Energy & Wildlife

In-Air and Underwater Hearing Abilities of Diving Ducks and Sea Ducks

Migration and Habitat use by Seaducks in the Atlantic Flyway: Evaluation of Potential Impacts of Proposed Wind Farms

Compiling Seaduck Satellite Telemetry Data for Analyses Regarding Population Delineation, Weather Effects on Migrational Pathways, and Baseline Information for Climate Change Effects on Seaducks

Population Research: Estimation, Monitoring, Decision Science & Adaptive Management

Structured Decision Making

Development of Statistical Methods for Biological Applications

Adaptive Management for Threatened and Endangered Species

Structured Decision Making: Methods, Applications, and Capacity-Building

Development of Patch Occupancy Models for Assessing the Spatial Distribution

Statistical Research at USGS Amphibian Research & Monitoring Initiative

Integrating Habitat and Harvest Management for Northern Pintails

National, International, & Long-term Science

Amphibian Research and Monitoring Initiative

North American Amphibian Monitoring Program

Integrated Waterbird Management and Modeling

Assessing Coastal Vulnerability to Sea Level Rise: Coastal Elevation and Modeling for Adaptation

Progression of the North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) and Future Direction

North American Bird Phenology Program

Landscape Conservation Cooperatives and USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center

The Wildlife Energy Frontier: Science Providing Solutions for the Future/Climate Change and Wildlife: Science Providing Solutions for the Future

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Last Updated: January 2014


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