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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species

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Climate Change Vulnerability of Freshwater Fishes of the San Francisco Bay Area
Description: "Climate change is expected to progressively shift the freshwater environments of the San Francisco Bay Area (SFBA) to states that favor alien fishes over native species. Native species likely will have more limited istributions and some may be extirpated
Publication Date: Sep 23, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

Sacramento and San Joaquin Basins Climate Impact Assessment
Description: Projects impacts to water deliveries, salinity in the Delta, fish species, hydropower, and flood control.
Source: United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Publication Date: Sep 22, 2014
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

2014 California Adaptation Forum Videos and Presentations
Description: Videos and presentations on adaptation as it relates to flood management, water and ecosystem planning, coastal fog, supply chains, sea-level rise, drought, and more.
Publication Date: Aug 20, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / California: Statewide / Drought / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Flooding / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation / Sea level rise /

Safeguarding California: Reducing Climate Risk
Description: An update to the 2009 California Climate Adaptation Strategy.
Source: California. Natural Resources Agency
Publication Date: Jul 31, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / Agriculture / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Stream Temperature Variability: Why It Matters to Salmon
Description: "Salmon evolved in natural river systems, where temperatures fluctuate daily, weekly, seasonally, and all along a stream’s path -- from the mountains to the sea. Climate change and human activities alter this natural variability. Dams, for example, tend
Source: United States. Forest Service
Publication Date: Jul 11, 2014
Topics: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

Predicting thermal vulnerability of stream and river ecosystems to climate change
Description: "We use a predictive model of mean summer stream temperature to assess the vulnerability of USA streams to thermal alteration associated with climate change. The model uses air temperature and watershed features (e.g., watershed area and slope) from 569 U
Publication Date: Jun 25, 2014
Topics: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Temperature /

Climate Change Indicators in the United States, 2014
Description: "EPA's Climate Change Indicators in the United States, 2014, presents compelling evidence that the impacts of climate change are already occurring across the United States." The report uses 30 key indicators of climate change.
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: May 28, 2014
Topics: Drought / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Global issues, human impacts / Greenhouse gas (GHG) increases / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea and Polar ice / Sea level rise / Streamflow / Temperature / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment
Description: Comprehensive report on projected effects of climate change by sectors (such as water) and regions. Produced by a team of 300 experts with a 60-member advisory committee.
Source: United States. Global Change Research Program
Publication Date: May 6, 2014
Topics: Agriculture / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Global issues, human impacts / Greenhouse gas (GHG) increases / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise / Temperature / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Climate-Smart Conservation: Putting Adaptation Principles into Practice
Description: "Offers guidance for designing and carrying out conservation in the face of a rapidly changing climate. Addressing the growing threats brought about or accentuated by rapid climate change requires a fundamental shift in the practice of natural resource ma
Publication Date: Apr 25, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

2013 Highlights of Progress: Responses to Climate Change by the National Water Program
Description: EPA's work in water infrastructure, watersheds and wetlands, coastal waters, and water quality.
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Apr 24, 2014
Topics: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

 

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