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Pacific ENSO Applications Center (PEAC)

Institutional Affiliation: PEAC's core members are The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Office of Global Programs (NOAA/OGP) The NOAA National Weather Service - Pacific Region (NWS-PR), The University of Hawaii - School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology UH/SOEST, The University of Guam - Water and Energy Research Institute (UOG/WERI), and a regional association of the USAPI Governments, the Pacific Basin Development Council (PBDC).

Region/Locale: Pacific Ocean


The Pacific ENSO Applications Center (PEAC) was established in August 1994 as a multi-institutional partnership, to conduct research and produce information products on climate variability related to the El NiƱo - Southern Oscillation (ENSO) climate cycle in the U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands (USAPI).

The MISSION of the Pacific ENSO Applications Center is to conduct research and develop information products specific to the USAPI on the ENSO climate cycle, its historical impacts, and latest long-term forecasts of ENSO conditions, in support of planning and management activities in such climate-sensitive sectors as water resource management, fisheries, agriculture, civil defense, public utilities, coastal zone management, and other economic and environmental sectors of importance to the communities of the USAPI.

Contact Information:
PEAC Outreach Officer:
LTJG Nicole Colasacco
(808) 956-2324
This Solution is classified within these Core Themes:
Indicators and monitoring
Using large data sets
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