Location Federated States of Micronesia (FSM)

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Organizations

Organization

An organization (generally educational, nonprofit, or governmental) that plays a significant role related to Pacific Islands climate education.

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Name PCEP Organization Roles Contributing Source

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Content originates from either the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), from other sources vetted by WestEd (WestEd) or by the Pacific Islands Climate Education Partnership (PCEP), or from self-reported (and non-vetted) material entered directly by users/members.
Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS) Climate Scientist Expertise, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
Pacific Islands Water Science Center Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
Pacific Regional Integrated Science and Assessment (Pacific RISA) Program Climate Scientist Expertise, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
Pacific Resources for Education and Learning (PREL) K-12 Education, Learning Scientist Expertise, Multicultural Expertise, Science Education Expertise PCEP
Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme Climate Scientist Expertise, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
University of Guam K-12 Education, Climate Scientist Expertise, Learning Scientist Expertise, Postsecondary Education, Multicultural Expertise, Science Education Expertise PCEP
University of Hawaii at Manoa: Hazards, Climate & Environment Program (HCEP) Multicultural Expertise, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
University of Hawaii at Manoa: Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research (JIMAR) Climate Scientist Expertise, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
University of Hawaii at Manoa: School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) Climate Scientist Expertise, Postsecondary Education, Science Education Expertise, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP
Water and Environment Research Institute of the Western Pacific (WERI) Postsecondary Education, Community Services, Environmental Protection/Climate Impact Services PCEP

People

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PCEP Roles Contributing Source

Contributing Source

Content originates from either the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), from other sources vetted by WestEd (WestEd) or by the Pacific Islands Climate Education Partnership (PCEP), or from self-reported (and non-vetted) material entered directly by users/members.
Allain Bourgoin Postsecondary Regional Educator, Science Education Specialist PCEP
Burnis Danis PCIC Member, Regional Education Administrator PCEP
Canita Swigert Environmental Protection/Climate Services Provider Self-Reported
Cindy Ehmes PCEP
Danko Taborosi Climate Scientist, Environmental Protection/Climate Services Provider PCEP
Elizabeth Rechebei Regional Education Administrator PCEP
Faustino Yarofaisug Postsecondary Regional Educator PCEP
Fenno Brunken Environmental Protection/Climate Services Provider PCEP
Kenye Timothy K-12 Regional Educator PCEP
Liz Terk Environmental Protection/Climate Services Provider PCEP

Resources

Resource

A document, website, curriculum or other kind of content that provides useful information related to climate education.

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Content originates from either the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), from other sources vetted by WestEd (WestEd) or by the Pacific Islands Climate Education Partnership (PCEP), or from self-reported (and non-vetted) material entered directly by users/members.
Adapting to a Changing Climate Meghan Gombos, Scott Atkinson, and Supin Wongbusarakum Overview/Summary Document, Community Project Climate Impacts, Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Public Health, Economic Impacts, Home/Nation Impacts: Sea Level, Home/Nation Impacts: Extreme Weather, Home/Nation Impacts: Temperature Changes, Home/Nation Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/Food Impacts: Sea Level, Water/Food Impacts: Extreme Weather, Water/Food Impacts: Temperature Changes, Water/Food Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Water/Food Impacts: Ocean pH, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Temperature Changes, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Ocean pH, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation, Public Health Impacts: Temperature Changes, Public Health Impacts: Adaptation, Economy Impacts: Temperature Changes, Economy Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Economy Impacts: Ocean pH, Economy Impacts: Adaptation PCEP
Case Studies: Climate Change and Pacific Islands: Indicators and Impacts Edited by Victoria W. Keener, John J. Marra, Melissa L. Finucane, Deanna Spooner, Margaret L. Smith Overview/Summary Document, Research Document Fresh Water and Food Security, Home/Nation Impacts: Sea Level, Water/Food Impacts: Sea Level, Water/Food Impacts: Extreme Weather, Water/Food Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Sea Level, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Temperature Changes, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Ocean pH, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation, Public Health Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Economy Impacts: Sea Level, Economy Impacts: Water Cycle Changes PCEP
Chuuk Watersheds and Ecosystems IREI K-14 Curriculum and/or Assessment, Overview/Summary Document Ecosystems and Biodiversity, Terrestrial Biomes, Major Aquatic Ecosystems, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts PCEP
Climate Change in the Federated States of Micronesia Dr. Charles H. Fletcher and Dr. Bruce M. Richmond Overview/Summary Document, Research Document Climate Impacts, Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Economic Impacts PCEP
Climate Change: Images of Impacts and Adaptations Rockefeller Foundation Research Document, Community Project Climate Impacts PCEP
Climate Impacts on Islands Fact Sheet: USGCRP Overview/Summary Document Climate Impacts, Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Economic Impacts PCEP
Current and Future Climate of the Federated States of Micronesia Pacific Climate Change Science Program Overview/Summary Document Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Public Health, Economic Impacts PCEP
Executive Summary: Climate Change and Pacific Islands: Indicators and Impacts Victoria W. Keener, John J. Marra, Melissa L. Finucane, Deanna Spooner, Margaret H. Smith Overview/Summary Document Climate Impacts, Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Public Health, Economic Impacts PCEP
FSM National Curriculum Standards and Benchmarks Regional/National Standards or Framework PCEP
Freshwater Resources in Micronesia Danko Taborosi Overview/Summary Document Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation Self-Reported

Key Ideas

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Resource

A document, website, curriculum or other kind of content that provides useful information related to climate education.
Contributing Source

Contributing Source

Content originates from either the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), from other sources vetted by WestEd (WestEd) or by the Pacific Islands Climate Education Partnership (PCEP), or from self-reported (and non-vetted) material entered directly by users/members.
A healthy community is more resilient/less vulnerable to climate change impacts. The last 10 pages of the "Adapting to a Changing Climate" resource explains how to assess a community's vulnerabilit... Explanation Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation, Public Health Impacts: Adaptation, Economy Impacts: Adaptation Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
About one quarter of the carbon dioxide emitted each year from human activities is absorbed by the oceans. As the extra carbon dioxide reacts with sea water, it causes the ocean to become slightly ... Explanation Water/Food Impacts: Ocean pH, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Ocean pH, Economy Impacts: Ocean pH Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Current and Future Climate of the Federated States of Micronesia PCEP
As rising carbon dioxide in the atmosphere mixes with seawater, the ocean acidifies. Measurements at station ALOHA over two decades document that the surface ocean around Hawai‘i has grown more aci... Explanation Major Aquatic Ecosystems, Water/Food Impacts: Ocean pH, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Ocean pH, Economy Impacts: Ocean pH Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Hawai‘i's Changing Climate PCEP
Climate change presents U.S.-affiliated islands with unique challenges. Small islands are vulnerable to sea-level rise, extreme weather events, coral reef bleaching, ocean acidification, and contam... Research Finding Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Home/Nation Impacts: Sea Level, Home/Nation Impacts: Extreme Weather, Home/Nation Impacts: Temperature Changes, Water/Food Impacts: Water Cycle Changes Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Climate Impacts on Islands Fact Sheet: USGCRP PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text describing El Nino and La Nina patterns from a Micronesia point of view. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustration and read the detailed de... Explanation Regional Climates Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text explaining adaptation strategies to build resilience of agriculture and community well-being. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustration and... Explanation Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Economy Impacts: Adaptation Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text explaining adaptation strategies to build resilience of coral/fisheries and coastal vegetation. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustration a... Explanation Home/Nation Impacts: Adaptation, Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text explaining adaptation strategies to build resilience of terrestrial and water resources. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustration and read... Explanation Water/FoodImpacts: Adaptation, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Adaptation Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has an illustration and text explaining that cumulative impacts result from multiple threats that occur to resources. Cumulative impacts from non-climate change threats degrade and we... Explanation Fresh Water and Food Security, Home/Nation Impacts: Sea Level, Water/Food Impacts: Sea Level, Water/Food Impacts: Extreme Weather, Water/Food Impacts: Temperature Changes, Water/Food Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Water/Food Impacts: Ocean pH, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Sea Level, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Temperature Changes, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Ocean pH, Public Health Impacts: Sea Level, Public Health Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Economy Impacts: Sea Level, Economy Impacts: Temperature Changes, Economy Impacts: Water Cycle Changes, Economy Impacts: Ocean pH Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP
This Key Idea has illustrations and text comparing a healthy and a degraded Micronesian Atoll community. Click "View Source" on the right to see the illustrations and read the detailed descriptions... Explanation Home and National Security, Fresh Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Biodiversity Impacts, Public Health, Economic Impacts Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College Adapting to a Changing Climate PCEP

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