1601 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96848 info@pacificrisa.org 808.944.7111

PIRCA Case Studies

The case studies below were developed for the Pacific Islands Regional Climate Assessment’s (PIRCA) report Climate Change and Pacific Islands: Indicators and Impacts (2012), a contribution to the United States Global Change Research Program 2013 National Climate Assessment. For more information about the PIRCA or the report, please see the Projects – PIRCA page of this website.

Pu‘ukohola Heiau Visitors Center
Majuro Water Resources
Hawaiian Birds
Pacific Coral Reef Management
Freshwater Dispute
Fish Populations
Mapping Honolulu SLR
Extreme Water Levels

Climate Forecasts























Header image: The PVT landfill on O‘ahu, where climate forecasts were used to avoid costly flood damage from a La Niña storm in January 2011. (Source: Victoria Keener)

One Comment on “PIRCA Case Studies

  1. Pingback: Pacific Regional Case Studies : Pacific RISA – Managing Climate Risk in the Pacific

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *