Climate Change

Plant physiologist and soil scientist discuss research projects while physical science technician conducts mass spectrophotometer analysis of soil samples for carbon and nitrogen

Climate Hubs
USDA. Office of the Chief Economist.
Provides science-based, region-specific information on climate variability and climate change

Resources, Tools, and Services
USDA. Natural Resource Conservation Service.
Describes USDA initiatives related to climate change including incentive programs and financial assistance for producers, online courses, publications, and reports.

Climate Change: Overview
USDA. Economic Research Service.
Provides an overview of climate change and agriculture as well as links to relevant datasets and reports.

Climate Change Resource Center
USDA. Forest Service.
Contains education materials and resources on climate change including online videos and workshops, climate change and carbon tools, bibliographies and factsheets.

Global Change & Climate
USDA. National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
Presents USDA efforts to address climate change through research, extension, and education activities.

Mitigation of Climatic Change
USDA. Agricultural Research Service.
Summarizes research on carbon sequestration, crop residue assessment, and greenhouse gas emissions.

Energy, Climate Change and Our Environment
U.S. The White House.
Describes President Obama's actions to build the foundation for a clean energy economy, tackle the issue of climate change, and protect the environment.

Climate Change Response
U.S. Government Accountability Office
Summarizes the issue and provides key reports and other data on the federal government's efforts to respond to climate change.

Climate Impacts on Agriculture and Food Supply
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Examines the impact of climate change on crops, livestock and fisheries. Also looks at the international impact on agriculture and the food supply.

U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit
A partnership of federal agencies and organizations led by NOAA.
Provides resources and a framework for understanding and addressing the climate issues that impact people and their communities.

Climate Data Initiative
U.S. General Services Administration. Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies.
Provides data and resources related to coastal flooding, food resilience, water and ecosystem vulnerability.

National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center
U.S. Geological Survey.
Provides webinars, data, tools and reports for natural resource managers that need to develop and execute management strategies that address the impacts of climate change on fish, wildlife and their habitats.

Climate change
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
Contains efforts to address climate change and encourage international sustainable practices. Includes publications, event notices, and videos.

Climate Change at the National Academies
National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council.
Provides reports, summaries, booklets, studies in progress and videos and multimedia on climate change research.