A new document is available: When Every Drop Counts: Protecting Public Health During Drought Conditions A Guide for Public Health Professionals.
PostedSep 27, 2010
Scenarios, Mitigation, Water Resources, Adaptation
The EPA recently released a Tabletop Exercise Tool (TTX Tool) that is designed to introduce users to the potential impacts of climate change on the water sector and prepare them for emergency response.
PostedSep 23, 2010
On September 23, 2010, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced the locations selected for the Department of the Interior's Southeast and Northwest regional Climate Science Centers (CSC) and the finalization of a cooperative agreement for the Alaska Climate Science Center, which opened on Sept. 1 in Anchorage.
PostedSep 13, 2010
Ecosystems & Biodiversity, Adaptation
EPA has released for independent external peer review and public comment a draft report entitled, A Method to Assess Climate-Relevant Decisions: Application in the Chesapeake Bay.
PostedSep 13, 2010
On 10 September 2010, the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced 15 awardees who will take the lead in planning collaborations across the UnitedStates as part of the Climate Change Education Partnership (CCEP) program.
The US Global Change Research Program is pleased to announce thepublication of "US National Climate Assessment Objectives, ProposedTopics, and Next Steps" and requests public comments.
PostedSep 8, 2010
Observations, Modeling, Mitigation, International, Adaptation
New Knowledge Towards Solutions; 26-29 March 2012, London.
PostedAug 30, 2010
Oceans, Coasts, Ecosystems & Biodiversity
A new study co-authored by USGS scientists has used genomics to show that a distinct decline in horseshoe crab numbers has occurred that parallels climate change associated with the end of the last Ice Age.
PostedAug 17, 2010
Ecosystems & Biodiversity
Dr. Doug Beard has been selected as the new chief of the National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center (NCCWSC).
PostedAug 16, 2010
Physical Climate, Observations, Indicators
On July 28, 2010, NOAA released the 2009 State of the Climate report. This report draws on data for 10 key climate indicators that all point to the same finding: the scientific evidence that our world is warming is unmistakable.