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The NW CSC is a federally led research collaboration hosted by three primary university partners: Oregon State University, the University of Washington, and the University of Idaho. Oregon State University serves as the central location and administrative center of the NW CSC. The NW CSC works with additional partners, including Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs), tribal groups, and others. The NW CSC is guided by the Executive Stakeholder Advisory Committee (ESAC) and is one of eight Climate Science Centers managed by the National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center (NCCWSC) of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).