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    The 2022–2031 USGCRP Strategic Plan sets the course for the next decade of Federal global change research.

  • Framing the National Nature Assessment

    Help inform the development of the upcoming National Nature Assessment! Comments are due March 31, 2023.

  • NCA5 Updates

    Learn more about the Fifth National Climate Assessment process and progress, opportunities to engage, and answers to frequently asked questions.

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    Our Changing Planet for Fiscal Year 2022

    Learn about USGCRP's recent accomplishments in our annual report to Congress.

  • Fourth National Climate Assessment Volume II

    Read NCA4 Vol. II: Impacts, Risks, and Adaptation in the United States, USGCRP’s quadrennial assessment of the impacts of climate change in the U.S.

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    Indicators of Change

    Indicators communicate key aspects and related effects of the changing climate.