By Dr. Tamara Dickinson A year ago today, hundreds of the country’s top climate scientists confirmed that climate change is affecting every region across America in the third U.S. National Climate Assessment (NCA) – the most comprehensive scientific report on domestic climate change impacts ever generated. Since then, communities, localities, and
PostedMay 6, 2015
National Climate Assessment
A Request for Information issued today seeks public input on next steps for the U.S. National Climate Assessment. Ongoing stakeholder engagement is key to USGCRP's sustained assessment process.
PostedMay 5, 2015
National Climate Assessment, Physical Climate, Scenarios, Modeling, Mitigation, Carbon Cycle, Adaptation
USGCRP has selected a set of emissions scenarios and climate projections to focus on for the next quadrennial National Climate Assessment. These scenarios and projections will provide a consistent basis to assess the potential future impacts of climate change and related policy choices.