Irwin appointed to NRC Committee on Needs and Research Requirements for Land-Change Modeling

Oct. 17, 2011

Elena Irwin has been appointed to the National Research Council Committee on Needs and Research Requirements for Land-Change Modeling. The committee has been tasked with assessing the current and emerging land change modeling approaches and identifying challenges and opportunities to improve these models to better fulfill scientific and policy decision making for local, regional and global environmental resource management.  The committee will produce a report addressing these issues that is intended to guide the next generation of models.