External Documents

Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States - Coasts Chapter

This document provides the current scientific understanding of climate change impacts on the coasts of the United States. The report represents a synthesis of research conducted through early 2009.

Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States – Great Plains Chapter

This document provides the current scientific understanding of climate change impacts in the Great Plains region of the United States. The report represents a synthesis of research conducted through early 2009.

Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States – Southeast Chapter

This document provides the current scientific understanding of climate change impacts in the Southeastern region of the United States. The report represents a synthesis of research conducted through early 2009.

Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States – Southwest Chapter

This document provides the current scientific understanding of climate change impacts in the Southwest region of the United States. The report represents a synthesis of research conducted through early 2009.

Global Sea Level Rise Scenarios for the National Climate Assessment

The report was produced in response to a request from the U.S. National Climate Assessment Development and Advisory Committee. It provides a synthesis of the scientific literature on global sea level rise, and a set of four scenarios of future global sea level rise. The report includes input from national experts in climate science, physical coastal processes, and coastal management.

Gulf Coast Climate Change Survey

This report showcases the results of a telephone survey of 3,856 randomly selected residents along the Gulf Coast. The project was designed to provide insight into how Gulf Coast residents view issues related to climate change, including perceptions of changes in their local climate, individual adaptation, and local government response.

NCDC State of the Climate Reports

This website provides reports for the state of the climate by year.

NOAA Fact Sheets

This webpage showcases a variety of NOAA Fact Sheets that highlight a variety of weather and climate-related hazards.

Phenology-Linked Indicators of Climate Change Impacts on Society and Ecosystems

This documents provides an overview on how climate change can influence ecosystems.

Planning to Protect: Helping SE Communities Think About Climate Change & Adaptation

This presentation provides a summary of expected impacts of climate change across the southeastern United States. The presentation was provided to the ICLEI network as a webinar on Januar 28, 2010.