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Climate Change, Frigid Temperatures and the Polar Vortex: 3 Things to Know

  • climate science
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • local impacts
polar vortex
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • local impacts

Recent Scientific Advancements Show New Connections Between Climate Change and Hurricanes

  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • hurricanes
Hurricane Florence
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • hurricanes

RELEASE: Bipartisan City Officials Call on Federal Government to Support Local Resilience to Climate Change

  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
  • us policy
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
  • us policy

Weather Patterns that Fueled Great Smoky Mountains Forest Fire Could Increase with Climate Change

  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • drought
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • fire
Wildfire at Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • drought
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • fire

5-4-3-2-1: Counting Down Obama’s Legacy on Climate Resilience

  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • resilience
  • climate policy
  • extreme weather
  • United States
Barack Obama
  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • resilience
  • climate policy
  • extreme weather
  • United States

How Is Sea Level Rise Affecting Your Region?

  • U.S. Climate
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
  • us policy
Shoreline counties are home to more than 123 million Americans, and account for nearly half the U.S. GDP. Image by WRI
  • U.S. Climate
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
  • us policy

3 Counterintuitive Connections Between Climate Change and Extreme Weather

  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • us policy
Boston received more than 98 inches of snow this season. Photo by Michael Hall/Flickr.
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • us policy

Open Data: A New Tool for Building Climate Resilience

  • climate policy
  • Climate
  • climate data
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
  • United States
In 2012 alone, extreme weather events caused more than $110 billion in damages and claimed more than 300 lives. Photo credit: Randy Le'Moine, Flickr 2012
  • climate policy
  • Climate
  • climate data
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
  • United States
Research

Weaving the Net

Frontlines of Climate Change: Florida Leaders Take Action on Sea Level Rise

  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
Florida is the U.S. state most vulnerable to sea level rise. Photo credit: S.F. Pitman, Flickr
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise

Coastal Communities in Virginia Lead the Way on Local Climate Action

  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
  • United States
  • us policy
  • vulnerability
Local leaders in Virginia Beach, VA are making plans to adapt to sea-level rise and coastal flooding. Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons.
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • sea level rise
  • United States
  • us policy
  • vulnerability

New Report Connects 2012 Extreme Weather Events to Human-Caused Climate Change

  • climate science
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • extreme weather
  • greenhouse gases
  • pollution
  • United States
Flooding from Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Photo credit: Pamela Andrade
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • extreme weather
  • greenhouse gases
  • pollution
  • United States

Lessons from Florida: How Local Adaptation Efforts Can Complement National Climate Action

  • climate legislation
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • us policy
  • vulnerability
Storm surge in Florida. Photo credit: Ed Hart, Flickr
  • climate legislation
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • us policy
  • vulnerability

Timeline: A Look at Extreme Weather and Climate Events in 2013

  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • greenhouse gases
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • greenhouse gases

Mounting Evidence: Climate Change Threatens America’s Energy Sector

  • business risk
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate business
  • Energy
  • energy security
  • extreme weather
  • renewable energy
  • business risk
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate business
  • Energy
  • energy security
  • extreme weather
  • renewable energy

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