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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Models and Tools

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U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit
Description: Aggregates in one place tools, data, and maps from federal government agencies. Topics covered include 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 /

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 /

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 /

Colorado River Myths and Realities: The Coming Conflict
Description: Presentation by Bradley Udall, University of Colorado Law School. "Climate change is water change." Discussion of predicted shortfall of Colorado River water, recent floods, problems of modeling and prediction.
Publication Date: Sep 16, 2013
Topics: Drought / Flooding / Models and Tools / Streamflow / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Downscaled CMIP3 and CMIP5 Climate and Hydrology Projections
Description: Projections of precipitation, minimum and maximum surface air temperature for 1950-2099 for the Western U.S.
Source: United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Publication Date: May 7, 2013
Topics: Models and Tools / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Temperature / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Modeling Sea-Level Rise in San Francisco Bay Estuary
Description: "It is the aim of our program to provide site specific sea-level rise predictions to land managers through the intensive collection of field data and innovative predictive modeling. In 2009 and 2010, thousands of elevation and vegetation survey points we
Source: United States. Geological Survey
Publication Date: Apr 17, 2013
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Models and Tools / Sea level rise /

 

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