Mar 2015 - White House Climate Data Initiative includes DRI partnership with Google

Mar 2015 - White House Climate Data Initiative includes DRI partnership with Google

In a White House press release launching the President’s Climate Data Initiative,  DRI was mentioned as a stakeholder in the Administration’s commitment to increase partnerships on climate change research. DRI’s role in the White House Climate Change Initiative falls under its private sector commitments. Researchers at DRI, along with colleagues from University of Idaho and University of Nebraska, will work with Google to create new web-based drought mapping and monitoring tools for the entire continental United States in near real-time and model water consumption by agriculture and natural vegetation across the globe.  

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