Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) - Special Report: The Regional Impacts of Climate Change



Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) - Special Report: The Regional Impacts of Climate Change Related

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) - Working Group 2 : Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability:: Assesses the scientific, technical, environmental, economic and social aspects of climate change. Includes assessment report, publications and schedule of meetings.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) - Working Group 1 : The Scientific Basis of Climate Change:: Analyses a body of observations of all parts of the climate system; catalogues increasing concentrations of greenhouse gases; assesses the processes and feedbacks which govern the climate system.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC):: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the leading international body for the assessment of climate change. It was established by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) to provide the world with a clear scientific view on the current state of knowledge in climate change and its potential environmental and socio-economic impacts. The UN General Assembly endorsed the action b

Regional Impacts of Climate Change: Four Case Studies in the United States:: The Pew Center on Global Climate Change report presents four case studies of specific climate change impacts in different regions of the United States: Midwest, Western United States, Gulf Coast, and Chesapeake Bay.

Ecological Impacts of Climate Change:: Presentation by Christopher Field of the Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institute of Washington. Includes brief text and pictorial evidence of altered range limits, responses to experiments, responses to earlier springs, trends in plant growth across North America, and trends in US agriculture. [PDF]

Assessment of Knowledge on Impacts of Climate Change:: A detailed report for the German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU) into the effects of dangerous anthropogenic interference on ecosystems, food production, water, and socio-economic systems. Studies include: processes causing loss of biodiversity and ecosystem damage; processes driving species endangerment and extinction; projected effects on species and ecosystems. [PDF]

Socioeconomic Impacts of Climate Change in Norway:: Assesses sensitivity in the primary sectors: fisheries, agriculture, and forestry. From the Center for International Climate and Environmental Research (CICERO) in Oslo. [PDF]

Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity in Australia:: A report of the outcomes of a workshop for researchers and policymakers, sponsored by the Biological Diversity Advisory Committee in Australia. Includes an assessment of whether there is evidence for change that has already occurred, a compilation of knowledge about sensitivities of species and communities, and identification of key characteristics of ecosystems that result in high sensitivity. [PDF]

Climate Change Impacts on the United States:: Report on the potential consequences of climate variability and change on the U.S. in the 21st century.

The Impacts of Climate Change on Portland's Water Supply:: An investigation of the effects of increased temperatures, changed precipitation, and shifts in the historic hydrologic cycle on the fresh water supply from the Bull Run watershed. From the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington. [PDF] (2002)

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