Public Policy

Check out the link above for some words of encouragement for the current climate action situation from the Executive Director of the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Julie Packard. “ We stand with leaders in California , and other states and nations,...
Ninth circuit court of appeals rules that  scientists can draw on long-range climate projections to determine whether a species should be listed as threatened. Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/environment/article110407662.html...
normative forescast vs exploratory forecast for ecosystems
In the ecosystemic approach, instead of trying to adapt to droughts, floods, air pollution, land degradation, deforestation and rising sea levels, that inevitably will lead to overall catastrophe, it is posited that we should deal with the present...
Journalist covered Cop 21 for Vogue - focusing on the women of Cop 21, answering the 1.5 vs 2 degrees question, etc. Interesting to see these discussions go more mainstream
This report summarizes what is known and what is not known about impacts of climate changes that have already occurred and risks of future impacts. It integrates information about the full range of possible climate outcomes, as well as the role of...
Human Influences on Climate
GlobalChange.gov has a new  Multimedia Gallery  with graphics from various USGCRP reports, including the 2014 National Climate Assessment. Graphics can be filtered by topic and by U.S. region. Users can also explore a collection of  global change...
This report produced by the World Meteorological Organization outlines the human and economic losses resulting from weatehr, climate and water extremes from 1970-2012. It has excellent graphics and charts illustrating the regional differences in...
A new report by the Yale Project on Climate Communication about how registered voters respond to politics and climate change issues.
In the United States, the United States Global Change Research Program produces the National Climate Assessment (NCA) every four years. The NCA is a great interactive tool providing images, videos, graphics, and succinct scientific sound bites for ten...
Climate Art
This is a beautiful and simple distillation of a lot of scientific research. Check it out!

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