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Regional Climate Change Effects: Useful Information for Transportation Agencies

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Prepared for:
Office of Planning, Environment and Realty
Office of Infrastructure
Federal Highway Administration, U.S. DOT

Prepared by:
ICF International
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Washington, DC 20006

May 10, 2010

Contract No. DTFH61-05-D-00019; TOPR No. EV0101

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FHWA would like to thank the individuals listed below who provided guidance and feedback on the climate effects information included in this report. Their insights and information were critical to ensuring the scientific credibility of the data presented here. FHWA looks forward to continued dialogue regarding the nature of the climate change data that will be most useful to transportation practitioners in their efforts to adapt the transportation system to a changing climate.

FHWA would further like to thank Thomas C. Peterson, Jay H. Lawrimore, Michael Wehner, and Katharine Hayhoe for providing USGCRP climate projection data and figures that are used extensively in this report. Though every effort was made to ensure accuracy, FHWA and the authors are responsible for the information in this report.

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Updated: 3/27/2014
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