Workshop

Advanced Climate Modeling and Decision-Making Support of Climate Services

calendar
Sep 21st, 2009 - Sep 24th, 2009
location
Aspen

This workshop explored the links between climate science (including climate modeling), and decision support for resource managers and decision makers; with particular focus on coastal risk reduction and water resources and their management in a changing climate. Goals included identification of gaps in data availability and coordination of management questions with the modeling community and its products.
Keywords: adaptation; climate variability and change; water resources, modeling and management

The Colorado River in the Face of Climate Change

Presented By Eric Kuhn
Date September 22, 2009

Agenda

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Day 1September 21, 2009

9:05 am Workshop Goals and Overview of Past Efforts – Part 1

9:05 am Workshop Goals and Overview of Past Efforts – Part 1

9:20 am Workshop Goals and Overview of Past Efforts – Part 2

9:50 am Brief Overview of Climate Sensitive Concerns – Part 1

10:20 am Brief Overview of Climate Sensitive Concerns – Part 2 Presented by Carly Jerla

10:50 am Incorporating Climate Change into Utility Planning Presented by Brandon Goshi

12:00 pm Panel Discussion: Water Managers and Utilities Presented by Taryn Hutchins-Cabibi, Laurna Kaatz, Brandon Goshi

3:30 pm Comments on Developments in Climate Science Modeling Presented by Chris Milly

Organizers

Roger S. Pulwarty

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Senior Scientist
starEvent Co-Chair

Thomas J. Wilbanks

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Corporate Research Fellow
starEvent Co-Chair

Attendees

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Program Manager
Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI)
Executive Director
University of Colorado, Boulder
Research Scientist
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)
Climate Program Director
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Program Manager
United States Bureau of Reclamation
Hydraulic Engineer
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Director
Portland Water Bureau
Resource Protection and Planning Director
State of California
Principal Engineer, WR
University of Arizona
professor
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)
Hydrologist and Water Resources Analyst
Microsoft
Global Water Program Lead
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Research Scientist
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Manager, Resource Analysis
Southern Nevada Water Authority
Director, Environmental Resources
Colorado Water Conservation Board
Drought & Climate Change Specialist
United States Bureau of Reclamation
Hydrologic Engineer
Denver Water
Climate Program Manager
Seattle Public Utilities
Drinking Water Planning Manager
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Director
Colorado River Water Conservation District
Manager
RAND
Senior Scientist
Pacific Norhtwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Laboratory Fellow
New York City Department of Environmental Protection
Deputy Commisioner
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Assistant Resource Specialist
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Senior Scientist
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Senior Scientist
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
hydrologist
United States Bureau of Reclamation
Hydraulic Engineer
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Director
New York City Department of Environmental Protection
Senior Research Scientist
Stratus Consulting Inc
Principal
Denver Water
Manager of Raw Water Supply
San Diego County Water Authority
Special Projects Manager
Portland Water Bureau
Water Resources Planning Manager
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Project Scientist
Colorado State University
Senior Water and Climate Research Scientist / Scholar
United States National Park Service (NPS)
Climate Change Coordinator
United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Senior Lead for Global and Climate Change
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Program Coordonator
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Scientist