North Central Regional Climate Activities and Directory
North Central Regional Climate Activities and Directory



Jeff Brawn

Professor and Head, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science

Applied Animal Ecology and Conservation





Emerson Nafziger, Midwest Climate Hub Representative for Extension
Department of Crop Sciences
W-301 Turner Hall
1102 S. Goodwin
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 333-9658


Research Areas:
Soil fertility (N), weed management for soy and corn, simulated hail effects on corn, planting date and plant population effects on corn yield, cropping sequence and practices as they affect crop yield and yield stability


Nancy Westcott
Illinois State Water Survey
Prairie Research Institute
Champaign, IL 61820


Applied Climate Research with the Midwestern Regional Climate Center, with current reseach interests including: 1) keying, quality control and use of 19th Century daily wearther data; 2) Prediction of West Nile Virus threat with climate and weather data; 3) Extreme (wet and dry) precipitation in north-central US.



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