PNW Climate Science Center call for proposals

In FY 2012, the NW CSC is inviting pre-proposals that address the following topical science needs:

  • Response of hydrologic systems to future climate,
  • Vulnerability of species, populations, and ecosystems to climate change,
  • Aquatic integrity related to climate change,
  • Disturbance occurrence due to climate change, and
  • Climate change monitoring and observation systems.


    GENERAL INFORMATION
    Eligible Applicants: Federal funds administered by the Northwest Climate Science Center (NW CSC) are available to institutions participating in the affiliated academic consortium, and USGS centers, field stations and laboratories.

    Estimated Available Funds: Approximately $1 million may be available to fund projects that support NW CSC science priorities in Fiscal Year 2012.

    Project funding amount: Individual project funds will not exceed a total of $150,000 per year.

    Project Duration: Not to exceed 24 months.
    Conference calls: The NW CSC will host two call‐in sessions to address questions on this solicitation.
    9:00 to 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, 22 February 2012
    10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time, 27 February 2012

    Call in number for both sessions: 703‐648‐4848, Code 57166#

    For more information about the PNW Climate Science Center and the invitation for pre-proposals, please visit the PNW CSC Website or view the PDF of funding opportunity specifics here: http://www.doi.gov/csc/northwest/news/upload/NWCSCFY12_AnnualScienceWorkplanRFPFINAL.pdf.

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