Climate Change and...


Climate change assessments can come in many forms; generally speaking they are syntheses of scientific information that help to understand what the effects of climate change might be, and what the options are for responding to these effects. Assessments can vary widely in scope and scale: they may look at how climate change will affect a community, an ecosystem, or a particular industry.  They can help to serve as a scientific basis for making management and policy decisions.

Please read through the following pages to learn more about different types of climate change assessments, see examples of recent assessments, and browse recommended resources that will help you learn more.

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