Deep South Challenge - Funded Projects
The following projects are funded through the Deep South Challenge Core and Contestable Funding processes
Earth System Modelling and Prediction
Processes and Observations
Impacts and Implications
Cascading impacts and implications for Aotearoa New Zealand (Contestable 2016)
Climate change and the Earthquake Commission (Core 2017)
Latest news and updates
One Deep South Challenge project, within the Vision Mātauranga programme, has been exploring adaptation strategies to address climate change impacts on coastal Māori communities.
A new paper published in the 2016 edition of Weather and Climate - the journal of the Meteorological Society of New Zealand - documents the purpose, challenges, next steps and future goals of the NZESM, the New Zealand Earth System Model.
Recently, Deep South Challenge modellers met with experts from meteorological and research agencies in the UK, Australia, Korea, Philippines, India, USA, South Africa and New Zealand at a NIWA-hosted technical workshop on global climate modelling.