• Red Rocks with water in front of them in the desert.
  • Clouds behind Joshua Tree and bushes.
  • Desert flowers blooming in bushes in front of mountains in the desert.
  • Setting sun reflecting of clouds of orange and blue behind a joshua tree.
  • Hoover Dam intake towers with water behind the dam showing that it is not full.


At various times, the Desert LCC will host webinars to share scientific and technical information. You may view archived webinars on the Desert LCC YouTube Channel.


April 24, 2015 - Webinar: Resources for Climate Model Data and Climate Model Informed Hydrology Projections

February 18, 2015 - Webinar: The Ins and Outs of Downscaling: Simple to Complex Techniques Explained Simply

February 18, 2015 - Webinar: Species distribution models and future extinction risk of reptiles and amphibians

January 14, 2015 - How will climate change and mgnt treatments affect SW forests over the 21st century?

December 18, 2014 - Madrean Archipelago Rapid Ecoregional Assessment

October 15, 2014 - A Framework to Identify Climate-related Shifts and Refugia for Desert Reptiles

October 2, 2014 - Springs in the Sky Island Region Inventory, Assessment, and Management Planning Project

September 24, 2014 - A geomorphic perspective on restoring the Rio Grande and the Colorado River

August 20, 2014 - Development of Enivironmental Flow Decision Support Systems for Water Management

June 26, 2014 - Phenology for wildlife conservation and climate change adaptation

June 4, 2014 - The role of marketing and flagship species in mainstreaming biodiversity

May 15, 2014 - Applying ecosystem service modeling tools to aid decision making under climate change

May 13, 2014 - 3DEP: National 3D Elevation Program

May 13, 2014 - Landscape Design Process in the Playa Lakes Joint Venture Region

April 29, 2014 - Making Difficult Decisions

March 26, 2014 - Using the National Map Products & Services

March 24, 2014 - Biodiversity as a metric of ecosystem reslience to climate change

February 28, 2014 - Detecting and addressing climate change impacts on birds and their habitats

January 22, 2014 - Climate and Desert Amphibian Physiology: A Resource for Planning Adaptation Strategies

November 20, 2013 - How will increased temperatures affect bird communities?

September 25, 2013 - BLM's Rapid Ecological Assessments

September 12, 2013 - Climate Change Scenario Planning

September 4, 2013 - Overview of the Colorado River Basin Water Supply and Demand Study

September 4, 2013 - Ecological Sites: Classifying Landscapes for Management

December 13, 2012 - Renewable energy development and terrestrial and aquatic wildlife conservation: the new frontier