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Climate change impacts in the United States

Source(s):  United States Global Change Research Program (USGCRP)
United States of America - government

This report summarizes the impacts of climate change on the United States, now and in the future. It includes analyses of impacts on seven sectors – human health, water, energy, transportation, agriculture, forests, and ecosystems – and the interactions among sectors at the national level. The report also assesses key impacts on all US regions: Northeast, Southeast and Caribbean, Midwest, Great Plains, Southwest, Northwest, Alaska, Hawaii and Pacific Islands, as well as the country’s coastal areas, oceans, and marine resources.

  • Climate change impacts in the United States
  • Publication date 2014
  • Author(s) Melillo, Jerry M.; Richmond, Terese; Yohe, Gary
  • Number of pages 841 p.
  • ISBN/ISSN 9780160924026

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