National Climate Assessment


The U.S. Global Change Research Program ( is leading a nation-wide assessment activitiy ( that will result in a 2013 National Climate Assessment Report.  A draft of the report will soon be available for public review and comment (mid-January, 2013).  This breakout session will summarize the activities of the assessment group and the 2013 report.  It will also discuss long term "sustainable assessment" plans for the team.


Waple, A.; National Climate Assessment; Winter Meeting 2013. ESIP Commons , November 2012