Exploring the Environment: Global Climate Change



Exploring the Environment: Global Climate Change Related

Climate Ark: Climate Change and Global Warming Portal:: Portal and search engine dedicated to promoting public policy that addresses global climate change.

Climate Choices - Global Warming and Climate Change in California:: Learn how California can lead the charge to a safer future through policies to lower emissions. A project of the Union of Concerned Scientists.

U.S. NASA - Global Climate Change:: Provides news, key indicators, evidence, causes, effects, uncertainties, solutions, NASA's role, education and resources regarding climate change. From the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Exploratorium: Global Climate Change:: Educational site provides scientific data relating to the atmosphere, the oceans, the land, and their living organisms. Teaches how scientists study natural phenomena: how researchers gather evidence, test theories, and come to conclusions.

Global Climate Change and Agricultural Production:: An e-book from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. Reports on the results of experiments to assess the direct and indirect effects of changing hydrological, pedological, and plant physiological processes.

Climate Change and Global Glacier Decline:: WWF paper that describes and explains glacier loss, and examines the risks posed to specific regions, habitats, and species. [PDF]

Tropical Cyclones and Global Climate Change:: A Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. Examines the natural variability, possible trends, frequency, and intensity of severe weather activity in tropical coastal regions, and explores the potential for change in greenhouse conditions.

BBC News - Global Climate Change:: Archives of the BBC's (2000-2003) in-depth coverage of climate change. Includes the debate, case studies, clickable guides and internet resources.

European Environment Agency - Climate Change:: Reports on the science of climate change, its impacts and possible mitigation strategies. Collection of indicators, reports, links, data sets and targets on climate change.

Gardening in the Global Greenhouse: The Impacts of Climate Change on Gardens in the UK:: A technical report from the UK Climate Impacts Programme (UKCIP). Reviews data from research on agricultural and horticultural crops, and in forestry and nature conservation; examines responses within the context of gardens, garden plants, and the garden industry; and identifies future research needs. [PDF] (November, 2002)

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