Climate Change Resource Center


The Climate Change Resource Center (CCRC) delivers science-based, relevant, and credible information on climate change to land managers through its online platform. It is the Forest Service’s largest and most comprehensive forest adaptation website designed specifically for natural resources professionals. Resources from the CCRC are also adapted for the USDA Climate Hubs and Department of the Navy, and shared through outreach, training, and educational activities.


Kailey Marcinkowski

Science Visual Information Specialist


Kailey is a Climate Change Education Specialist with NIACS, working with the Climate Change Resource Center to expand online education materials.  She focuses on developing graphic visualization resources to make climate change science more accessible, fun, and understandable for everyone. Kailey enjoys reading, cooking, working on house projects, and spending time with her husband and daughter.

Shawn Klomparens

Senior Full Stack Web Developer


Shawn is the webmaster of the Climate Change Resource Center and USDA Climate Hubs. He is a longtime advocate for Open Source software and is dedicated to clear and effective presentation of information online in a technically efficient fashion. A Michigan native now living in Jackson, Wyoming with his wife and two children, Shawn enjoys running, cycling, and camping in the summer, and Nordic and backcountry skiing in the winter. 

Hannah Abbotts

Senior Product Designer and Content Delivery Specialist


Hannah is the content manager for the Climate Change Resource Center, coordinating the development and compilation of peer-reviewed resources for a land management audience. She is also the national content manager for the USDA Climate Hubs. When she’s not working at her computer, Hannah spends her time running, skiing, cycling, growing vegetables, and teaching her daughter to love these things too.