Meet the Partners of the Southern Plains Climate Hub

The success of the Southern Plains Climate Hub in helping farmers and ranchers manage production risk for weather and climate extremes and changes depends on partnerships with a range of federal, state, Tribal, university, and nongovernmental organizations. Learn more about some of our key partners below.

USDA Programs

ARS Grazinglands Research Laboratory

            https://www.ars.usda.gov/plains-area/el-reno-ok/grazinglands-research-laboratory/

ARS Plains Area

            https://www.ars.usda.gov/plains-area/

ARS Office of National Programs

            https://www.ars.usda.gov/research/programs/

NRCS Kansas

            https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/site/ks/home/

NRCS Oklahoma

            https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/site/ok/home/

NRCS Texas

            https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/site/tx/home/

Federal Programs:

Gulf Coast Prairie Landscape Conservation Cooperative (Department of Interior/UWFWS)

     https://gulfcoastprairielcc.org

National Integrated Drought Information System – Southern Plains Drought Early Warning System (Department of Commerce/NOAA)

     https://www.drought.gov/drought/dews/southern-plains

South Central Climate Science Center (Department of Interior/USGS)

     http://southcentralclimate.org

Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program (Department of Commerce/NOAA)

     http://www.southernclimate.org

State, Academic, and Non-Governmental Programs:

American Association of State Climatologists

            http://www.stateclimate.org

Kansas State University Research and Extension

            https://www.ksre.k-state.edu

National Drought Mitigation Center

            http://drought.unl.edu

Ogallala Water Collaborative Agricultural Project

            https://www.facebook.com/Ogallalawater.org/

Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts

            http://www.okconservation.org

Oklahoma State University Cooperative Extension

            http://www.oces.okstate.edu

Redlands Community College

            http://redlandscc.edu

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

            https://agrilifeextension.tamu.edu

Texas Water Development Board

            http://www.twdb.texas.gov

University of Texas at El Paso Center for Environmental Resource Management

            http://research.utep.edu/Default.aspx?alias=research.utep.edu/cerm