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Further Reading

n On the science and policy of climate change:
THE ROUGH GUIDE TO CLIMATE CHANGE (3RD edition)
Henson, Robert. 2011. Rough Guides, 416 pp.
n On global climate models:
CLIMATE MODELS: AN ASSESSMENT OF STRENGTHS AND LIMITATIONS
A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research [Bader D.C., C. Covey, W.J. Gutowski Jr., I.M. Held, K.E. Kunkel, R.L. Miller, R.T. Tokmakian and M.H. Zhang (Authors)]. Department of Energy, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, Washington, D.C., USA, 124pp.
Available online at: http://www.globalchange.gov/browse/reports/sap-31-climate-models-assessment-strengths-and-limitations
n On scenario selection, global model performance, statistical and dynamical downscaling, and application and analysis of high-resolution projections to impact analyses:
CLIMATE PROJECTIONS FOR IMPACT ANALYSES: A PRACTICAL USER'S GUIDE
A report of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Dept. of Interior.
Expected Spring 2012.
n On climate change impacts by sector (water, agriculture, ecosystems, health, infrastructure, society) and for the Southeast and other regions of the U.S.:
GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS IN THE UNITED STATES
U.S. Global Climate Change Research Program, 2009. Cambridge University Press, 192 pp.
Available online at: http://www.globalchange.gov/what-we-do/assessment/previous-assessments/global-climate-change-impacts-in-the-us-2009
n On synthesizing information about climate change impacts to inform decision-making and policy:
WARMING WORLD: IMPACTS BY DEGREE
National Academy of Sciences. 2011. Climate Stabilization Scenarios: Emissions, Concentrations, and Impacts over Decades to Millennia.
Available online at:
http://dels.nas.edu/resources/static-assets/materials-based-on-reports/booklets/warming_world_final.pdf
Updated: 10/20/2015
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