Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Climate Change Impacts on the United States - Foundation Report by National Assessment Synthesis Team

Climate Change Impacts on the United States is part of a national process of research analysis and dialogue about the coming changes in climate, their impacts, and what Americans can do to adapt to an uncertain and continuously changing climate. The report was called for by a 1990 law and was written by the National Assessment Synthesis Team (NAST), a committee of experts drawn from governments, universities, industry, and non-governmental organizations. The NAST produced two documents: the longer Foundation Report and the Overview Report, which is significantly more accessible and shorter. The two reports cover all areas of the United States and are peer-reviewed documents that synthesize results from studies. They identify key climatic vulnerabilities of particular regions and sectors in the context of other changes in the nation's environment, resources, and economy.

Buy Climate Change Impacts on the United States - Foundation Report by National Assessment Synthesis Team from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521000758
ISBN-10: 0521000750
Format: Paperback
(279mm x 215mm x 35mm)
Pages: 618
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 9-Apr-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Climate Change Impacts on the United States - Foundation Report by National Assessment Synthesis Team

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Climate Change Impacts on the United States - Foundation Report book by National Assessment Synthesis Team and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By National Assessment Synthesis Team