NDSCO 2008 Archives

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12/23/08 NDAWN is featured in the National Weather Service newsletter Northern Exposure Winter 2008/09

12/16/08 Dr. Akyüz quoted in the Fargo Forum 12/16/08 in "Meteorological signs pointing to colder-than-average winter"article.

12/12/08 Fall 2008 Quarterly Climate Bulletin Now Available.

12/3/08 Range/Soil Science Fall Seminar - "How should scientists convey scientific information to general public? Why should we interact with media? " by WDAY TV, ABC-Fargo's Daryl Ritchison. Wednesday December 3, 2008 3:00 PM, North Dakota State University, Loftsgard Room 114, Fargo, ND. All are welcome.

12/2/08 and 12/3/08 NDAWN booth at the North Dakota Agricultural Association's 38th Annual Northern Ag Expo on Tuesday and Wednesday December 2nd and 3rd, 2008 at the Fargo Dome, 1800 University Drive North, Fargo, North Dakota. All are welcome.

11/01/08 Release date for Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, & Snow Network (RoRoRaHS) in North Dakota. CHECK OUT THE WEB SITE http://www.cocorahs.org/

10/29/08 through 11/01/08 Dr. Akyüz attends the International Meeting on Soil Fertility Land Management and Agroclimatology in Kusadasi, Turkey where he presents two papers. The papers are entitled Automated Irrigation Scheduling Application of the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network (A Akyüz, T Scherer, D Morlock, 2008) and Agricultural Applications of North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network (A Akyüz, B Mullins, D Morlock, 2008). Both papers will be published in the conference preceedings.

10/27/08 Dr. Akyüz will be giving a seminar entitled "Global Climate Change: Facts and Myths" on October 27, 2008 at 4PM. The seminar will be held on the conference hall (TAV) of Aeronautics and Astronautics Faculty Building in Istanbul Technical University, Ayazaga Campus, Istanbul, Turkey.

10/17/08 Press Release: You can do something about the weather Exciting News!!

10/06/08 2008 NDAWN Newsletter Now Available

10/06/08 September 2008 High Plains Climate Summary

09/24/08 Range/Soil Science Fall Seminar - "Past and present climate change in Antarctica and ramblings on stability of icesheets " by Dr. Allan Ashworth, Prof. of Geology, NDSU. Wednesday September 24, 2008 3:00 PM, North Dakota State University, Loftsgard Room 114, Fargo, ND. All are welcome.

09/17/08 NDSCO booth at the School of Natural Resources Sciences 2008 Student Gathering. All are welcome. Stop by anytime between 11 AM and 2 PM. Prairie Rose Room, Memorial Union, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND.

09/12/08 North Dakota Climate Bulletin (Vol. 2, No. 3) for Summer 2008.

09/09/08 Dr. Akyüz TV interview with Valley News NBC-CBS. Fargo, ND.

09/03/08 Range/Soil Science Fall Seminar - "Global Climate Change and its Local Implications" by Dr. Akyüz. Wednesday September 3, 2008 3:00 PM, North Dakota State University, Loftsgard Room 114, Fargo, ND. All are welcome.

08/28/08 NDAWN director Dr. Akyüz met with American Crystal Sugar Company to discuss implementation of a sugarbeet root maggot model on the NDAWN web site. Fargo, ND.

08/11/08 Dr. Akyüz Prairie Public Radio Interview. Fargo, ND.

08/11/08 Dr. Akyüz Prairie Public Live Show. Fargo, ND.

08/08/08 Regional Drought Meeting. Phone conference.

07/2008 NDSCO public release "July Weather Far From Normal"

07/31/08 Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, & Snow Network (RoRoRaHS) phone conference.

07/25/08 State wide Drought meeting. Phone conference.

07/07/08-07/10/08 American Association of State Climatologist Annual meeting. Burlington, VT.

06/30/08-07/2/08 North Central Region Impact of Climate and Soils on Crop Selection and Management workshop. Geneva, NY.

06/25/08 "Global Climate Change and Its Local Implications". Grand Forks Herald with Mike Brue.

06/17/08-06/19/08 National Integrated Drought Information System . "Drought Early Warning Workshop".

06/13/08 National Ecological Observation Network (NEON) visit to NDAWN lab.

06/12/08 North Dakota Climate Bulletin for Spring 2008.

06/10/08 NDSCO Public Release "Corn Growing Season May Be Too Short".

05/13/08 "Summer and Fall Weather Forecast for ND". AM890 KQLX Radio Talk show with Mike Kjar.

05/15/08 National Ecological Observation Network (NEON) Technical team meeting.

05/09/08 National Ecological Observation Network (NEON) Scientific Committee meeting. NDSU.

05/07/08-05/09/08 National Precipitation Measurement Coordinating Committee meeting. Ft. Collins, CO.

04/30/08 "ND Drought Monitor". Farm and Ranch Magazine with Sue Roesler.

04/28/08 "Current Drought Conditions in ND". McKenzie County Farmer Magazine with Tina Foreman.

04/22/08 "Currrent Drought Update". Associate Press with James McPherson.

04/12/08 North Dakota State Climate Office contributed to the High Plains Regional Climate Center (HPRCC) climate bulletin.
View March 2008 HCPP climate bulletin.

04/2008 "Drought Conditions in ND". KFGO Radio with Don Haney.

04/2008 "Red Flag Warning and Western ND Drought". Live Talk-Show with Joel Heitcamp.

04/08/08 Community Collaborative Rain Hail and Snow measurement meeting. NDSU.

04/04/08 "Climate Change Basics and Climate Forecast Tools". Plant Pathology seminar. NDSU.

04/03/08 "Climate Change in ND". In-Forum with Pat Springer.

04/01/08 "Tornadoes and Severe Weather". K-12 Weather Unit presentation. Kennedy Elementary School.

03/27/08 NDSU Science Olympiads Judging Committee meeting. NDSU.

03/19/08 North Dakota Climate Bulletin for Winter 2007-2008.

03/18/08 "Drought Conditions and Snow in Dakotas and MT". Farm and Ranch Magazine with Mikkel Pates.

03/17/08 "What Farmers Need to Know about the Drought". In-Forum with John Knutson.

03/12/08 NDSCO Press Release. "Drought Spreads Throughout North Dakota".

03/12/08 North Dakota State Climate Office contributed to the High Plains Regional Climate Center (HPRCC) climate bulletin.
View February 2008 HCPP climate bulletin.

03/05/08 - 03/06/08 NDAWN exhibiting at the 46th Annual International Sugarbeet Institute on March 5th and 6th at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks, ND.

03/05/08-03/06/08 "Drought conditions and Spring Forecast". KFGO Radio with Don Haney.

03/04/08 Renewable (Bio) Energy and Products. NDSU.

02/22/08 Phone interview with KFYR Radio-Bismarck with Al Gustin, Farm Talk show host: Latest drought conditions in ND.

02/21/08 Presentation at the Advanced Crop Advisors Workshop: “Long Range Forecast," Fargo, ND.

02/20/08 Phone interview with Bismarck Tribune with Tony Spilde: Drought Conditions in ND.

02/20/08 In-Forum interview with Pat Springer: “How will Climate Change affect 2008 Growing Season”.

02/19/08 NDAWN exhibiting at the North Dakota CornVention on Tuesday February 19th at the Ramada Plaza Suites in Fargo.

02/19/08 In-Forum interview with Pat Springer: “How will Climate Change affect 2008 Growing Season”.

02/14/08 Presentation at the Subsurface Drainage Workshop: “Weather or not to Drain-Climatological Aspect of Sub-Surface Drainage," NDSU.

02/13/08 Presentation at the Northwest Farm Managers Association Meeting: “Synopsis of 2007 Weather and 2008 Growing Season Climate Outlook," Fargo, ND.

02/11/08 Phone interview with KXPO Radio: Current Drought Conditions in ND.

02/10/08 North Dakota State Climate Office contributed to the High Plains Regional Climate Center (HPRCC) climate bulletin.
View January 2008 HCPP climate bulletin.

02/07/08 Presentation at the ND Crop Improvement and Seed Association Meeting: “NDAWN Center and 2008 Growing Season Climate Outlook," Minot, ND.

01/16/08 NDAWN exhibiting at Market Place for Entrepreneurs on January 16th at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks.

01/10/08 North Dakota State Climate Office contributed to the High Plains Regional Climate Center (HPRCC) climate bulletin.
View December 2007 HCPP climate bulletin.