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NWS Climate Services Seminar Series
In Collaboration With NOAA Climate Connection Team
Walt Meier is a research scientist at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC), part of the University of Colorado at Boulder. His research focuses on studying changes in sea ice using satellite remote sensing methods and investigating the impacts of sea ice on climate. He has been at NSIDC since 2003. Previously he held positions as an adjunct assistant professor at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD and as a visiting scientist at the U.S. National Ice Center in Suitland, MD. He has a B.S. degree from the University of Michigan and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Colorado.
"Assessing the past, predicting the future and delivering a local perspective on global climate today."
An engaged, responsive NWS that delivers state-of-the-art, timely, and reliable climate information and decision support services to help the Nation address environmental impacts.
To ensure NWS has the capacity to develop and deliver reliable climate services integrated with weather and water information through user engagement, policy development, data stewardship, incorporation of research into operations, training, education, and outreach in collaboration with partners.