2016 North American Drought, Wildfire, and Climate Services Forum
Where: Fort Worth, Texas
When: June 21-23, 2016
The biennial North American Drought Monitor Forum will join the North American Fire Forecasting Workshop and the North American Climate Services Partnership to host a joint meeting in 2016. The Agenda will cover all three issues and look for commonalities and partnering opportunities.
Venue: Sheraton, Fort Worth
For more registration, hotel, and logistics, please visit the UCAR site.
Book your room at the Sheraton using the meeting code.
Fort Worth Dining Guide
Goals and Objectives
Tuesday June 21: Fire Forecasting
History of the North American Wildland Fire Outlook
US, Canadian, and Mexico Wildland Fire Outlook Process
Forecasting and Modeling Challenges
Users, Coordination, and Data Sharing
Wednesday June 22: Drought Monitoring
Drought Monitoring Processes and Methodologies
Drought Monitoring Tools and Scientific Advances
Applications and Users
Thursday June 23: Climate Services
North American Climate Services Partnership
Drought and Water Management
Fire, Drought, and Climate Services
Understanding User Needs and Transboundary Capabilities