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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act

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EPA Adaptation Implementation Plans
Description: EPA's plans to adapt to climate change for different sectors (such as water) and all regions of the country.
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Oct 31, 2014
Topics: Adaptation / Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

EPA Adaptation Implementation Plans
Description: "In early November, 2013 EPA released 17 Program and Regional Adaptation Implementation Plans for a 60 day public comment period."
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Nov 1, 2013
Topics: Adaptation / Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Sea level rise / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Updated Principles and Guidelines for Water and Land Related Resources Implementation Studies
Description: "The proposal calls for the development of water resources projects to be based on sound science, increased consideration of both monetary and non-monetary benefits to justify and select a project, improved transparency, and consideration of nonstructural
Source: United States. White House Council on Environmental Quality
Publication Date: Mar 22, 2013
Topics: Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act / Planning Guides / Flooding /

National Water Program 2012 Strategy: Response to Climate Change
Description: "EPA's 2012 Strategy adresses climate change impacts on water resources and EPA's water programs. Climate change alters the water cycle and could affect the implementation of EPA's programs. EPA and our state, tribal, local and federal partners must revie
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Dec 12, 2012
Topics: Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act / Research / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Procedural Review of EPA's Greenhouse Gases Endangerment Finding Data Quality Processes
Description: EPA inspector general's review of the 2009 endangerment finding.
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Sep 26, 2011
Topics: Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act / Greenhouse gas (GHG) increases /

Progress Report of the Interagency Climate Change Adaptation Task Force: Recommended Actions in Support of a National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy
Description: Recommendations for federal government actions to adapt to climate change. (White House Council on Environmental Quality)
Source: United States. White House Council on Environmental Quality
Publication Date: Oct 14, 2010
Topics: Adaptation / Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Denial of Petitions for Reconsideration of the Endangerment and Cause or Contribute Findings for Greenhouse Gases under Section 202(a) of the Clean Air Act
Description: In response to petitions challenging the scientific basis for the EPA's endangerment finding, the EPA says: "The scientific evidence supporting EPA's finding is robust, voluminous, and compelling. Climate change is happening now, and humans are contributi
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Jul 29, 2010
Topics: Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act /

Draft NEPA Guidance on Consideration of the Effects of Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Description: (Council on Environmental Quality)
Source: United States. White House Council on Environmental Quality
Publication Date: Feb 18, 2010
Topics: Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation /

Endangerment and Cause or Contribute Findings for Greenhouse Gases under Section 202(a) of the Clean Air Act
Description: Official finding that greenhouse gases threaten public health and that motor vehicles are a source of GHGs. This could lead to EPA regulation.
Source: United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Publication Date: Dec 7, 2009
Topics: Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act /

Climate Change Adaptation: Strategic Federal Planning Could Help Government Officials Make More Informed Decisions
Description: "GAO was asked to examine (1) what actions federal, state, local, and international authorities are taking to adapt to a changing climate; (2) the challenges that federal, state, and local officials face in their efforts to adapt; and (3) actions that Con
Source: United States. Government Accountability Office
Publication Date: Oct 7, 2009
Topics: Adaptation / Federal Regulations, EPA, Clean Air Act /

 

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