CISA: Carolinas Integrated Sciences and Assessments, A NOAA Risa Team

Climate and Health

CISA connects climate with public health impacts

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2018 CCRC

CISA hosted the 3rd Carolinas Climate Resilience Conference in October 2018

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Drought Response in SC

CISA supported the SC SCO's new program

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Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments

The Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments (CISA) team conducts applied research in North Carolina and South Carolina that incorporates climate information into water, health and coastal management and decision making.

Learn more about our work on the Projects page.

CISA has established long-term partnerships and collaboration with researchers at other universities, federal, state, and local government agencies, NGO's, and the private sector. Working together enables us to leverage expertise and build robust and coordinated efforts around climate research and decision support activities. View our list of partners.


We're Hiring!

We are currently seeking applicants for a Research Associate position to join the CISA team at USC in Columbia, SC. The deadline to apply is December 2, 2019.

Coastal Salinity Index Website Now Live

CISA collaborated with the USGS South Atlantic Water Science Center on the new Coastal Salinity Index (CSI) website. The site displays real-time CSI values for the Carolinas.

Sea Level Rise & SC

Check out this new video about CISA’s work in coastal SC to tackle the impacts of sea level rise.

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