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Climate Change and Watersheds: Exploring the Links
Climate Change and Watersheds: Exploring the Links

Monday, May 7, 2013

Featured by EPA a member of the U.S. Global Change Research Program

A recent EPA report, referred to as the 20 Watersheds Report, combines climate change models and watershed simulations to develop a better understanding of what changes to streams and rivers we might expect over the next several decades.

Read more about how EPA researchers are using climate models and watershed simulations to better understand how climate change will affect streams and rivers on the It All Starts with Science blog.

 
Science Matters Podcast – Climate Change with EPA's Dr. Andy Miller
Science Matters Podcast Climate Change with Dr. Andy Miller

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Featured by EPA a member of the U.S. Global Change Research Program

EPA is marking the 43rd Earth Day by making extra efforts to expand the conversation on climate change. All this week, EPA will be highlighting its climate change research on the It All Starts with Science blog.

To kick off the week, hear what EPA's own Dr. Andrew Miller (Associate Director of Climate for the agency's air, climate, and energy research program) had to say on how EPA's work supports the protection of human health and the environment.

 
The Faces of Climate Change
The Faces of Climate Change

Monday, April 22, 2013

Featured by USGS a member of the U.S. Global Change Research Program

In recognition of Earth Day 2013, the USGS is highlighting examples of climate change impacts to a variety of places and people across the globe. Check out the "Climate Connections" video series to see how USGS scientists are engaging in conversations and addressing climate change questions from across the nation.

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National Institutes of Health Explore Impact of Climate Change on Human Health
National Institutes of Health Research Portfolio

Monday, April 22, 2013

Featured by NIEHS a member of the U.S. Global Change Research Program

What are the potential effects of global climate change on human health? This is a question that a growing number of federally funded studies seek to answer. A new analysis recently published in the journal, Environmental Health Perspectives, looks at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) research portfolio on climate change and human health.

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory Committee (NCADAC); Notice of Open Meeting

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory Committee (NCADAC) pdf | html

This notice sets forth the schedule of a forthcoming meeting of the DoC NOAA National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory Committee (NCADAC).

Time and Date: The meeting will be held Friday, January 11, 2013 from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Eastern time.

Place: This meeting will be a conference call. Public access and materials will be available at the office of the U.S. Global Change Research Program, Conference Room A, Suite 250, 1717 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20006. The public will not be able to dial into the call. Please check the National Climate Assessment Web site for additional information at http://www.globalchange.gov/what-we-do/assessment.

Status: The meeting will be open to public participation with a 10-minute public comment period from 12:45-12:55 p.m. The NCADAC expects that public statements presented at its meetings will not be repetitive of previously submitted verbal or written statements. In general, each individual or group making a verbal presentation will be limited to a total time of two minutes. Written comments should be received in the NCADAC DFO's office by Monday, January 7, 2013 to provide sufficient time for NCADAC review. Written comments received by the NCADAC DFO after Monday, January 7, 2013 will be distributed to the NCADAC, but may not be reviewed prior to the meeting date.

Special Accommodations: These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for special accommodations may be directed no later than 12 p.m. on Monday, January 7, 2013 to Dr. Cynthia Decker, SAB Executive Director, SSMC3, Room 11230, 1315 East-West Hwy., Silver Spring, MD 20910.

Matters To Be Considered: Please refer to the Web page http://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/NCADAC/index.html for the most up-to-date meeting agenda, when available.

For Further Information Contact: Dr. Cynthia Decker, Designated Federal Official, National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory Committee, NOAA, Rm. 11230, 1315 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910. (Phone: 301-734-1156, Fax: 301-713-1459, Email: Cynthia.Decker@noaa.gov.

Supplementary Information: The National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory Committee was established in December 2010. The committee's mission is to synthesize and summarize the science and information pertaining to current and future impacts of climate change upon the United States; and to provide advice and recommendations toward the development of an ongoing, sustainable national assessment of global change impacts and adaptation and mitigation strategies for the Nation. Within the scope of its mission, the committee's specific objective is to produce a National Climate Assessment.

Dated: December 7, 2012.

[FR Doc. 2012-30152 Filed 12-12-12; 8:45 am]


 
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