A Unique Artists' Approach
to Facing Climate Change



Click on the cover to view "Shifting Patterns: Preparing for Unsettled Days." 

This fascinating book compiles the original works of local Rogue Valley artists and writers in response to climate projections and recommendations for adaptation in the region.


Susan Cross, Executive Director of the Jefferson Nature Center, instigated this project after hearing one of the presentations given during the Rogue Valley Climate Futures Forums in 2008-2009. The focus of the presentation was the regional climate change report detailing the outcomes of our forum process in the Rogue basin, Preparing for Climate Change in the Rogue River Basin of Southwest Oregon.