Our Changing Planet: The U.S. Climate Change Science Program for Fiscal Year 2009

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The report describes activities and plans of the Climate Change Science Program (CCSP), highlighting recent progress in each of the program's research and observational elements. The document also describes how observational and predictive capabilities are being improved and used to create tools to support decision making at local, regional, and national scales to cope with environmental variability and change.

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[iv], 236 p. : col. ill.

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U.S. Climate Change Science Program July 2008.

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  • Gutierrez, Carlos M. Secretary of Commerce. Chair, Committee on Climate Change Science and Technology Integration.
  • Bodman, Samuel W. Secretary of Energy. Vice Chair, Committee on Climate Change Science and Technology Integration
  • Marburger III, John H. Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy. Executive Director, Committee on Climate Change Science and Technology Integration

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  • Main Title: Our Changing Planet: The U.S. Climate Change Science Program for Fiscal Year 2009
  • Added Title: A Report by the Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research: A Supplement to the President's Budget for Fiscal Year 2009
  • Series Title: Our Changing Planet

Description

The report describes activities and plans of the Climate Change Science Program (CCSP), highlighting recent progress in each of the program's research and observational elements. The document also describes how observational and predictive capabilities are being improved and used to create tools to support decision making at local, regional, and national scales to cope with environmental variability and change.

Physical Description

[iv], 236 p. : col. ill.

Notes

This document describes the U.S. Climate Change Program (CCSP) for FY 2009. It provides a summary of the achievements of the program, an analysis of the progress made, and budgetary information. It does not express any regulatory policies of the United States or any of its agencies, or make any findings of fact that could serve as predicates for regulatory action.

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The Environmental Policy Collection contains reports, policy documents, and media selected from local, statewide, national, and international organizations; government and private agencies; and scientific and research institutions. The collection also contains theses and dissertations relevant to environmental policy.

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  • July 2008

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  • March 17, 2010, 11:44 a.m.

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U.S. Climate Change Science Program. Our Changing Planet: The U.S. Climate Change Science Program for Fiscal Year 2009, book, July 2008; Washington, DC. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11984/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .