On November 23rd, the U.S. Global Change Research Program released Volume 2 of the 4th National Climate Assessment – a congressionally-mandated synthesis of climate science and the observed and projected impacts of climate change across the United States. This report is the result of a three-year effort by hundreds of experts around the country. The Climate Impacts Group served as a co-author on the Northwest chapter. Check out the report’s key messages about the Northwest region here.
The full report and all of the regional chapters and executive summaries are available at: https://nca2018.globalchange.gov/