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Interagency Crosscutting Group on Climate Change and Human Health

Description: This brochure describes the Interagency Crosscutting Group on Climate Change and Human Health (CCHHG), their role, what the group does, and how they engage the community to discuss climate change and its effects on human health.
Date: April 23, 2015
Creator: U.S. Global Change Research Program

Abrupt Climate Change: Summary and Findings

Description: This report summary outlines brief answers to four questions about climate change. Will there be an abrupt change in sea level? Will there be an abrupt change in the hydrologic cycle? Will there be an abrupt change in the atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC)? Will there be abrupt change in atmospheric methane?
Date: 2008
Creator: Climate Change Science Program (U.S.)

Climate and Airborne Pollutants

Description: Pamphlet describing climate projections based on emission scenarios for long-lived and short-lived radiatively active gases and aerosols.
Date: unknown
Creator: Climate Change Science Program (U.S.)

Colorado: Observed Trends and Projected Future Conditions for Climate Change Preparedness and Resilience

Description: The U.S. Global Change Research Program supported several regional workshops in October 2014 as part of the Climate Change Preparedness and Resilience Exercise Series, sponsored by the White House in collaboration with the Federal Emergency Management Agency National Exercise Division. This brochure was used for the second workshop, which took place in Fort Collins, CO, with support from the State of Colorado and DOE.
Date: October 2014
Creator: U.S. Global Change Research Program

Climate Change and Society

Description: A pamphlet explaining the various societal impacts of climate change in the U.S.
Date: unknown
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

Climate Change and Health Effects

Description: This is a fact sheet on health effects related to climate change.
Date: April 2010
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air and Radiation.

Wetland Regulatory Authority

Description: This brochure discusses the regulatory requirements of Section 404 of the Clean Water Act, which established a program to regulate the discharge of dredged or fill material into waters in the United States, including wetlands.
Date: 2004
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water.

The National Wetland Condition Assessment 2011

Description: This fact sheet gives an overview of the "first national scale evaluation of the ecological condition of U.S. wetlands," both tidal and non-tidal. It is part of a larger assessment of the nation's waters called the National Aquatic Resource Surveys. Using consistent established criteria, selected wetlands were evaluated and the results were used to determine the percent of the nation's wetlands that are in good, fair, or poor condition. General problems were identified by the assessment, and current actions to address the problems are listed.
Date: 2011
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and Climate Change

Description: This fact sheet briefly delineates the responsibilities of the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) to safeguard U.S. plant resources against the potential introduction of exotic diseases, invasive species, and harmful pest threats due to the adverse impact of climate change.
Date: January 28, 2017
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.

When Good Algae Go Bad

Description: This is a pamphlet quickly discussing which algae are good and which algae produce toxins, what you can do to stay safe, and how to find more information.
Date: unknown
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

EPA National Wetland Condition Assessment: Fact Sheet

Description: Fact sheet that introduces the National Wetlands Condition Assessment, a multi-year plan to statistically assess the quality of wetlands across the United States. The objectives of the assessment are briefly outlined, partnership with the Fish and Wildlife Service is acknowledged, and a timeline is given with target goals for years 2007 - 2013.
Date: January 2008
Creator: Scozzafava, Michael; Engle, Virginia; Faulkner, Chris & Kentula, Mary

If You Are Self Employed

Description: Brochure explaining the requirements of social security taxes for the self-employed.
Date: June 2016
Creator: United States. Social Security Administration

What Climate Change Means for South Carolina

Description: Fact sheet describing state-specific impacts that global warming will have on the people, ecosystems, and wildlife in South Carolina.
Date: August 2016
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

What Climate Change Means for Montana

Description: Fact sheet describing state-specific impacts that global warming will have on the people, ecosystems, and wildlife in Montana.
Date: August 2016
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

What Climate Change Means for Mississippi

Description: Fact sheet describing state-specific impacts that global warming will have on the people, ecosystems, and wildlife in Mississippi.
Date: August 2016
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

What Climate Change Means for Missouri

Description: Fact sheet describing state-specific impacts that global warming will have on the people, ecosystems, and wildlife in Missouri.
Date: August 2016
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

What Climate Change Means for the District of Columbia

Description: Fact sheet describing location-specific impacts that global warming will have on the people, ecosystems, and wildlife in the District of Columbia.
Date: August 2016
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

What Climate Change Means for the U.S. Virgin Islands

Description: Fact sheet describing location-specific impacts that global warming will have on the people, ecosystems, and wildlife in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Date: August 2016
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

What Climate Change Means for Guam

Description: Fact sheet describing location-specific impacts that global warming will have on the people, ecosystems, and wildlife in Guam.
Date: August 2016
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

What Climate Change Means for Puerto Rico

Description: Fact sheet describing location-specific impacts that global warming will have on the people, ecosystems, and wildlife in Puerto Rico.
Date: August 2016
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.