Science of Climate Change

Ultrasound Credit: Blair WitheringtonClimate change is one of the most intellectually rich and growing research fields in science today. This page provides resources that help make that science accessible and understandable.

 

Climate Science

Pew Center on Climate Change: Science and Impacts

Pew Center on Climate Change: Climate Change 101

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

Climate Science 101 for Beginners

What is a "Cap and Trade" Program?

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration(NOAA)

Florida Institute for Conservation Science

Reversing Global Warming: Chemical Recycling and Utilization of CO2

 

 

Marine

Climate change implications for fisheries and aquaculture

Graduate certificate in Marine and Coastal Climate Change

Coral Reefs and Global Climate Change

Australia Climate Change Marine Adaptation Network

Sea Level Rise Library

 

Terrestrial

Global Change and Terrestrial Ecosystem (GCTE)

Terrestrial Essential Climate Variables

 

FWC

Summit Agenda, October 2008

FWC Climate Change Summit Report

 

Florida

Sea Level Rise Maps for Florida

Governor's Action Team on Energy and Climate Change

Florida's Resilient Coasts

Potential Ecological Consequences of Climate Change in South Florida and the Everglades

Florida and Climate Change: The Costs of Inaction

Keeping Our Heads Above Water: Surviving the Challenges of Sea-Level Rise in Florida - A Workshop at Archbold Biological Station, Lake Placid, Florida January 18-20, 2010

Florida Institute of Technology, Sea Level Rise Library

 

National

Season's End: Global Warming's Threat to Hunting and Fishing

Sea Level Rise Animation

U.S. Global Change Research Program

7th Generation Advisor's Climate Policy Program list of state climate change action plans

U.S. Climate Change Science Program

U.S. Geological Survey

National Park Service

U.S. Forest Service Climate Change Resource Center

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Environmental Protection Agency

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research: Impacts of Global Warming on the Environment

Yale Project on Climate Change Communication list of publications and reports

 

 

International

Australia National Biodiversity and Climate Change Action Plan 2004-2007

The Climate, Community and Biodiversity Alliance (CCBA)

Climate Change and Biological Diversity

Canada's Action on Climate Change



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