Welcome!Pacific Region Map

The Pacific Islands Climate Science Center was established by the Department of the Interior on October 7, 2011, as a consortium hosted by the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo, ands the University of Guam. The Pacific Islands Climate Science Center is part of a network of eight regional centers established by the DOI. Its mission is to provide natural resource managers and cultural stewards in federal, state, and local agencies access to the best science available on climate change and other landscape-scale stressors that are impacting the nationís natural and cultural resources.


Image of tropical island with underwater coral

Explore the geographic and thematic diversity of our Center projects in our new Story Map! Learn more about the climate change impacts facing the Pacific Islands region, the stakeholder-driven climate science funded by our center, and our efforts to work with under-represented communities threatened by the changing climate.

Data figure from PI-CSC project

Explore and utilize a wide range of Data Products generated from our projects and available for public use.

Images of PI-CSC infographic and National CSC infographic

For a quick overview of our center and the whole network, read these 2-pager summaries for PI-CSC and the National CSC network


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National CSC Summary PI-CSC Summary University of Hawai'i at Hilo website University of Guam Website