National Adaptation Forum Honors North Central CASC USGS Director Robin O'Malley
Robin O’Malley, USGS Director of the North Central Climate Adaptation Science Center (NC CASC) was honored by the National Adaptation Forum and its sponsoring organization, EcoAdapt, for lifetime achievement in the field of climate change adaptation.
The award is the first annual presentation of the Margaret A. Davidson Award for Adaptation Career Excellence. Davidson died in 2017 after a long illness, after a career in NOAA, the State of Louisiana, Sea Grant and other endeavors. “Margaret was a true force of nature," said O’Malley, "so I am especially honored by this award.”