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Global Climate Change

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  • Australia: Climatic Management Information (The Long Paddock)
    Based in Queensland; includes an Australiawide climatic data base, Queensland-specific information, and a wide range of decision-support tools and information services.
  • El Niño Page
    Maintained by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, this site provides access to extensive information concerning El Niño events and their impact on global climate.
  • Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment
    (GEWEX) was initiated in 1988 by the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) to observe and model the hydrologic cycle and energy fluxes in the atmosphere, at the land surface, and in the upper oceans.
  • Global Change Master Directory
    From NASA, an extensive directory of descriptive and locational information about data sets of satellite and in situ Earth science data relevant to global change research.
  • Paleoclimatology Home Page
    From the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, scientific data and information on ancient weather patterns around the world.
  • The US Global Change Research Program
    The USGCRP works to bring significant benefits to the nation and the world by providing a well-founded scientific understanding of the Earth system to ensure the availability of future resources essential for human well-being.
    The mission of the Climate Assessment for the Southwest (CLIMAS) program is to improve the region’s ability to respond sufficiently and appropriately to climatic events and climate changes. The program promotes participatory, iterative research involving scientists, decision makers, resource users, educators, and others who need more and better information about climate and its impacts.
  • US/Mexico: Semi-Arid Lands-Surface-Atmosphere (SALSA) Program
    A multiagency, multinational global change effort focused on the San Pedro River basin in southeastern Arizona (US) and northeastern Sonora (Mexico).


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