Guides & Case Studies

Analyzing and interpreting spatial information.

DRECP Climate Console Guide and Case Study

CBI has developed the Climate Console, a web-based mapping application for the Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan (DRECP).

The Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan (DRECP) Climate Console is a user friendly web based mapping application designed to allow users to explore climate projections to better understand how climate change could alter ecosystems in the California desert. Leveraging the power of Data Basin, the Conservation Biology Institute’s web-based mapping and analysis platform, the Climate Console provides science based and actionable climate data to encourage smarter, more comprehensive landscape-level conservation planning efforts and decisions.

CBI developed the Climate Console for the California Energy Commission to perform two important tasks: 1) present and share the climate data used by the Renewable Energy Action Team ...