This is a climate change presentation by the Associate Director of OCCRI, and Deputy Director of the Oregon Climate Service (OCS) which serves as the State Climate Office for Oregon
The Oregon Climate Change Research Institute (OCCRI), based at Oregon State University (OSU), is a network of over 150 researchers at OSU, the University of Oregon, Portland State University, Southern Oregon University, and affiliated federal and state labs.
In 2007, the Oregon state legislature created OCCRI and tasked it with: fostering climate change research
among faculty of the Oregon University System (OUS); serving as a clearinghouse for climate information;
and providing climate change information to the public in an easily understandable form.