4th National Climate Assessment

Bonner Bridge

Climate Change Won't Be Kind to the Carolinas

The 4th National Climate Assessment brought the reality of climate change to the regional and local level. The Carolinas provide a particularly poignant case study.

December 4, 2018 - The Charlotte Observer

Northern California Wilidfires

A Regional Breakdown of Climate Change in the U.S.

No corner of the county will escape unscathed.

December 1, 2018 - Grist

Coal Mining and Power Station

Climate Report Written by Federal Government Warns of Dire Impact on Economy

The second volume of the Fourth National Climate Assessment, released on Black Friday to presumably draw less attention from the American public, was well-covered by the media. Unlike Volume 1, there was greater focus on economic impacts.

November 27, 2018 - The New York Times

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