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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: September 2008
Creator: Climate Change Science Program (U.S.)

The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report: North American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle: Summary and Frequently Asked Questions

Description: 2-sided color pamphlet on the global carbon cycle and North American carbon budget. Answers these questions: Why should we care about the global carbon cycle; What are the activities that produce emissions from fossil fuels in North America; What are the activities in North America that remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere; What are the management options for reducing atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations?
Date: unknown
Creator: Climate Change Science Program (U.S.)

Aligning Utility Incentives with Investing in Energy Efficiency

Description: A report that describes the financial effects of low and high energy consumption. It describes how some energy efficiency programs can be or have been implemented. It also slightly investigates how using energy effects the environment.
Date: December 2007
Creator: Nation Action Plan for Energy Efficiency Leadership Group

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

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

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

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.

Home Economics: Own Your Future

Description: A pamphlet about owning a home and elevating credit score. It offers resources to help improve credit score.
Date: unknown
Creator: United States. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Breaking Down the Gender Wage Gap

Description: A pamphlet discussing the gender wage gap. It provides information about education, segregation, and occupation.
Date: April 2016
Creator: United States. Department of Labor. Women's Bureau.

Department of the Treasury

Description: This pamphlet offers a brief history of and important information on the Department of the Treasury.
Date: 2006
Creator: United States. Department of the Treasury.

The Treasury Building: A National Historic Landmark

Description: This pamphlet discusses the architectural history of the U.S. Department of the Treasury building from it's first building in 1800 to the present day.
Date: unknown
Creator: United States. Department of the Treasury.

Climate Change and Society

Description: A pamphlet explaining the various societal impacts of climate change in the U.S.
Date: April 2010
Creator: United States. Environmental Protection Agency.