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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Models and Tools

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Comprehensive Evaluation of Projects with Respect to Sea-Level Change
Description: Includes a sea-level change curve calculator, which the Corps uses to make low, medium, and high projections for sea level rise. Also links to the latest Corps policies and guidelines.
Source: United States. Army Corps of Engineers
Publication Date: Feb 26, 2015
Topics: Models and Tools / Sea level rise /

California Basin Characterization Model: A Dataset of Historical and Future Hydrologic Response to Climate Change
Description: "To plan for future water- and land-resource demands, resource managers have generally relied on data from global climate model projections of precipitation and air temperature trends that lack the detail needed for precision planning at regional and loca
Source: United States. Geological Survey
Publication Date: Feb 9, 2015
Topics: California: Statewide / Models and Tools / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit
Description: Aggregates in one place tools, data, and maps from federal government agencies. Topics covered include water resources, coastal flood risk, ecosystem vulnerability, food resilience, and human health.
Source: United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Publication Date: Nov 17, 2014
Topics: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Flooding / Models and Tools / Sea level rise /

Storm Water Management Model (SWMM)
Description: "EPA's Storm Water Management Model (SWMM) is used throughout the world for planning, analysis and design related to stormwater runoff, combined and sanitary sewers, and other drainage systems in urban areas. There are many applications for drainage syste
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Oct 9, 2014
Topics: Models and Tools / Water quality / Precipitation, Extreme Weather /

USGS Coastal Change Hazards Portal
Description: Shows degress of risk from extreme storms, shoreline change, sea-level rise.
Source: United States. Geological Survey
Publication Date: Jul 16, 2014
Topics: Models and Tools / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise /

National Climate Change Viewer
Description: "The NCCV allows users to visualize projected changes in climate (maximum and minimum air temperature and precipitation) and the water balance (snow water equivalent, runoff, soil water storage and evaporative deficit) for any state, county and USGS Hydro
Source: United States. Geological Survey
Publication Date: May 8, 2014
Topics: Models and Tools / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Temperature / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Climate.data.gov
Description: "Here you can find data related to climate change that can help inform and prepare America’s communities, businesses, and citizens. Initially, in this pilot phase, you can find data and resources related to coastal flooding, sea level rise, and their impa
Source: United States.
Publication Date: Mar 19, 2014
Topics: Agriculture / Energy management and conservation / Flooding / Global issues, human impacts / Models and Tools / Sea level rise / Drought / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Groundwater / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

NEX-DCP30 (downscaled climate projection data)
Description: "Worldwide climate modeling centers participating in the 5th Climate Model Assessment Program (CMIP5) are providing climate information for the ongoing Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The output from
Source: United States. Geological Survey
Publication Date: Dec 10, 2013
Topics: Models and Tools / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Temperature /

Water Utility Climate Alliance (WUCA) publications
Description: Papers on using regional climate data to do water planning and modeling.
Publication Date: Oct 1, 2013
Topics: Models and Tools / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Water utilities guidance /

Downscaling: Diagnostic Uses and Predictive Pitfalls
Description: Article explaining when and how downscaling is useful in climate models. (Carpe Diem West Academy)
Publication Date: Oct 1, 2013
Topics: Models and Tools /

 

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