An affiliated website was created specifically for the 2009 National Climate Assessment so that the report would be more accessible to a variety of interested readers.
Visit the "About This Report" page on the 2009 National Climate Assessment website to find information on:
Click here to download the "About This Report" chapter from the report
- What is this report?
- Who called for it, who wrote it, and who approved it?
- What are its sources?
- Does this report deal with options for responding to climate change?
- How is the likelihood of various outcomes expressed given that the future is not certain?
- How does this report address incomplete scientific understanding?