Regions

Midwest

IA, IL, IN, KS, OH, OK, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD, WI (includes the Great Lakes)

N.D. adapts to climate change, without saying it’s real

The average temperature over the past 130 years has increased faster in North Dakota than in any other state in the contiguous United States, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported in the 2013 National Climate Assessment. There’s a lot of uncertainty climate change, but efforts to adapt and build resilience are underway in the fastest warming state in the Lower 48.

Priority Agenda Enhancing the Climate Resilience of America’s Natural Resources

The Council on Climate Preparedness and Resilience’s Priority Agenda Enhancing the Climate Resilience of America’s Natural Resources is the result of an interagency effort to inventory and assess current policies, programs, and regulations.

Raise Climate Change Awareness in Your Community

Encourage climate change awareness in your community by focusing on local or regional impacts. Highlight those changes your audience might have already noticed. Because climate impacts vary, you will need to be alert for climate change impacts in your specific region. Once you’ve identified a few impacts, think about how they might affect your community.

Regional Impacts: Midwest and Great Lakes

Regional Impacts: Midwest and Great Lakes

Regional Resources: Midwest

Regional Resources: Midwest

Regions

You can use this page to search climate change impacts or resource lists by region. Regional Climate Impacts: Projections of future climate change can be made with increased confidence at […] more »

Resources – Great Lakes

Resources – Great Lakes

Resources: Illinois

Resources: Illinois

Resources: Indiana

– Climate Change Impacts in Indiana, 2008 – Indiana Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Program Plan, Revised 2012 – Indiana Department of Natural Resources Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Program Funding, […] more »

Resources: Iowa

Resources: Iowa