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U.S. Global Change Research Program

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Works: 217 works in 415 publications in 1 language and 23,713 library holdings
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Global climate change impacts in the United States : a state of knowledge report by U.S. Global Change Research Program( Book )

12 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report summarizes the science and the impacts of climate change on the United States, now and in the future. It focuses on climate change impacts in different regions of the U.S. and on various aspects of society and the economy such as energy, water, agriculture, and health. It's also a report written in plain language, with the goal of better informing public and private decision making at all levels. In addition to discussing the impacts of climate change in the U.S., the report also highlights the choices we face in response to human-induced climate change. It is clear that impacts in the United States are already occurring and are projected to increase in the future, particularly if the concentration of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the atmosphere continues to rise. So, choices about how we manage greenhouse gas emissions will have far-reaching consequences for climate change impacts. Similarly, there are choices to be made about adaptation strategies than can help to reduce or avoid some of the undesirable impacts of climate change. This report provides many of the scientific underpinnings for effective decisions to be made--at the national and at the regional level
Climate change impacts on the United States : the potential consequences of climate variability and change : foundation by National Assessment Synthesis Team (U.S.)( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The impacts of climate change will be significant for Americans. Our climate is now changing at a rapid rate, and even greater climate change is very likely in the 21st century. Temperatures are projected to rise more rapidly in the next one hundred years than in the last 10,000 years." "This assessment has involved thousands of Americans in an ongoing national dialogue about climate change and its impacts. The report identifies key climatic vulnerabilities of particular regions and sectors in the context of other changes in the nation's environment, resources, and economy. It also explores ways Americans can adapt to an uncertain and continuously changing climate."--BOOK JACKET
Climate change impacts in the United States, highlights : U.S. national climate assessment by U.S. Global Change Research Program (2009- )( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents the major findings and selected highlights from Climate Change Impacts in the United States, the third National Climate Assessment. The National Climate Assessment assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across the United States, now and throughout this century. It documents climate change related impacts and responses for various sectors and regions, with the goal of better informing public and private decision-making at all levels. A team of more than 300 experts, guided by a 60-member National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory Committee, produced the full report. The assessment draws from a large body of scientific peer-reviewed research, technical input reports, and other publicly available sources; all sources meet the standards of the Information Quality Act. The report was extensively reviewed by the public and experts, including a panel of the National Academy of Sciences, the 13 Federal agencies of the U.S. Global Change Research Program, and the Federal Committee on Environment, Natural Resources, and Sustainability
Overview, climate change impacts in the United States : U.S. national climate assessment by U.S. Global Change Research Program( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climate change impacts on the United States : the potential consequences of climate variability and change by National Assessment Synthesis Team (U.S.)( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GlobalChange.gov( )

in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Established with a vision "empower the nation with global change science," GlobalChange.gov comprises thirteen Federal agencies and is a web-based portal serving structured global change data and information with an emphasis on the National Climate Assessment. This official website presents its mission and strategic plan and provides access to relevant resources generated or sponsored by the U.S. Government and other authoritative scientific bodies
Coastal areas and marine resources : the potential consequences of climate variability and change by National Assessment Synthesis Team (U.S.)( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our changing planet : the FY 1990 research plan : the U.S. Global Change Research Program : a report by Engineering, and Technology Federal Coordinating Council for Science( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliography for the U.S. Geological Survey global change and climate history program 1990-1991( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policy statements on data management for global change research by U.S. Global Change Research Program( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preparing for a changing climate : the potential consequences of climate variability and change : Great Lakes( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climate change in the upper Great Lakes region : a workshop report : University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, May 4-7, 1998( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water : the potential consequences of climate variability and change for the water resources of the United States by Peter H Gleick( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our changing planet : the FY2000 U.S. Global Change Research Program : implementation plan and budget overview : a report by National Science and Technology Council (U.S.)( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climate literacy : the essential principles of climate sciences : a guide for individuals and communities by Climate Change Science Program (U.S.)( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The report] presents information that is deemed important for individuals and communities to know and understand about Earth's climate, impacts of climate change, and approaches to adaptation or mitigation. Principles in the guide can serve as discussion starters or launching points for scientific inquiry. The guide aims to promote greater climate science literacy by providing this educational framework of principles and concepts. The guide can also serve educators who teach climate science as a way to meet content standards in their science curricula
Climate change impacts in the United States : U.S. national climate assessment( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across the United States, now and throughout this century
Preparing for a changing climate : the potential consequences of climate variability and change : Mid-Atlantic overview : a report of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Assessment Team by Mid-Atlantic Regional Assessment Team( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Global climate change impacts in the United States : a state of knowledge report
Alternative Names

controlled identityClimate Change Science Program (U.S.)

Assessment Synthesis Team United States

CGCP

Etats-Unis. Global change research program

Global Change Research Program

Global Change Research Program National Assessment Synthesis Team

NAST.

National Assessment Synthesis Team

National assessment synthesis team. Etats-Unis

National Assessment Synthesis Team United States

National Global Change Research Program (U.S.)

PCCEG

PCTG

Royal Society of Canada. Canadian Global Change Program

Sjedinjene Američke Države. Global Change Research Program

Société royale du Canada. Programme canadien de la transformation du globe

Société royale du Canada. Programme canadien des changements à l'échelle du globe

U.S.G.C.R.P.

U.S. Global Change Research Program

U.S. Global Change Research Program National Assessment Synthesis Team

United States Global Change Research Program

United States. National Global Change Research Program

US. Global Change Research Program

US global change research program National assessment synthesis team

USGCRP

Languages
English (174)

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Climate change impacts on the United States : the potential consequences of climate variability and change : foundationResearch strategies for the U.S. Global Change Research ProgramThe U.S. Global Change Research Program : an assessment of FY 1991 plansHydrologic science priorities for the U.S. Global Change Research Program : an initial assessmentReview of USGCRP plan for a new science initiative on the global water cycle