• Week starting
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    This week in NCCARF, we have an article in The Conversation about our newly released beta version of CoastAdapt.

    The NCCARF Director is attending the Future Earth/PROVIA/IPCC worshop on research gaps for the Sixth Assessment in Stockholm. #IPCCStockholm

  • Week starting
    Tuesday, August 23, 2016

    This week in NCCARF, we launch the beta version of CoastAdapt, our decision support and information delivery system for coastal managers seeking to adapt to climate change. To visit CoastAdapt and leave your comments, please click on the button on the left. NCCARF will have a booth and make a presentation at the 2016 IPWEA Conference: Sustainability in Public Works in Melbourne, to publicise CoastAdapt.

  • Week starting
    Monday, August 8, 2016

    This week, NCCARF was pleased to see climate change highlighted in the Olympic Games opening ceremony. Here's a link to one of the graphics shown at the ceremony. For up-to-date information on how our climate is tracking, see the State of the Climate in 2015 Report, compiled by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and published this month.

  • Week starting
    Monday, July 25, 2016

    This week, NCCARF welcomes the new Minister for the Environment and Energy, the Hon Josh Frydenberg MP.
    CoastExchange ‘Ask an Expert’ is open for submission of questions for the July-August round.
    The Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand is running its three-day course ‘Learning to Adapt’ in Sydney starting 17 August. For more information see http://www.eianz.org/events/category/learning-to-adapt.

  • Week starting
    Monday, July 18, 2016

    This week in NCCARF, we announce the membership of the Expert Panel for CoastExchange's 'Ask an Expert'. Over the next 12 months, there will be the opportunity to bring to the Expert Panel your questions on adaptation in Australia, especially but not exclusively for coastal areas. The first round of answers is now available on CoastExchange.

  • Week starting
    Monday, July 11, 2016

    This week in NCCARF, we start the process of bringing CoastAdapt to life. The Information Manuals, which are the technical foundation of CoastAdapt, are published on the NCCARF website. These ten manuals are written by experts in their respective fields, and are fully peer reviewed.

  • Week starting
    Wednesday, July 6, 2016

    This week, NCCARF and CSIRO are co-hosting the national Climate Adaptation 2016 conference in Adelaide. The conference has over 400 attendees from government, business and research, and keynote speakers from Australia, the Pacific region, the UK, United States and the UNFCCC.

    Job vacancies: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA, is seeking to fill two senior research scientist positions: one in Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability, and one in Data Integration, Dissemination, and Informatics.

  • Week starting
    Wednesday, June 22, 2016

    This week, we are calling for adaptation questions to put to our Expert Panel on CoastExchange. Go to https://connect.coastadapt.com.au/discussion/109/ to submit your adaptation question. Answers to selected questions will appear on CoastExchange in July.

    Job vacancies: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA, is seeking to fill two senior research scientist positions: one in Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability, and one in Data Integration, Dissemination, and Informatics.

  • Week starting
    Tuesday, June 7, 2016

    Over the weekend, Gold Coast beaches were extensively eroded during the storm, as shown in this video. NCCARF continues the search for panel members for the CoastExchange Expert Panel. We need a broad-based membership for the panel, covering all aspects of adaptation from engineering through to communication, so please step forward if you can help.

  • Week starting
    Monday, May 30, 2016

    This week in NCCARF, we start to recruit experts to the CoastExchange Expert Panel. This panel will answer adaptation questions from registered users of CoastExchange, the NCCARF online forum for the adaptation community. If you would like to apply to join the panel, please follow this link to read more. The closing date for applications is 17th June 2016.

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