Tools & Applications
SAVS: A System for Assessing Vulnerability of Species
The SAVS Climate Change Tool focuses on the effects of climate change for terrestrial vertebrate species. This tool aids managers by identifying specific traits and issues related to individual species vulnerabilities. Scores generated by completing a questionnaire are meant to be used to inform management planning. More...
Climate Change in the Great Plains Webinar
Climate Change in the Great Plains webinar,
August 30, 2011, presented science findings on climate change for grassland and rangeland managers. Hosted by the Rocky Mountain Research Station and the US Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region, speakers included researchers from USFS, ARS, Colorado State University, the Wildlife Conservation Society and the National
Videos and slides of the presentations are available.
GSD Update is a periodical review of Grassland, Shrubland and Desert Ecosystems research, focusing on a specific topic, e.g., climate change, invasive species, etc.