THE AMERICAN JOURNAL

NOAA: Blizzard Rearranges Climate Change Announcement

By Louise Radnofsky

As D.C. continued to dig out from Snowmageddon and is keeping an eye on another storm system, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration was busy making a climate change announcement.

NOAA, part of the Department of Commerce, is going to be providing information to individuals and decision-makers through a new NOAA Climate Service office. “More and more, Americans are witnessing the impacts of climate change in their own backyards, including sea-level rise, longer growing seasons, changes in river flows, increases in heavy downpours, earlier snowmelt and extended ice-free seasons in our waters. People are searching for relevant and timely information about these changes to inform decision-making about virtually all aspects of their lives,” the release says

Read more: WSJ

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February 9, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized |

1 Comment »

  1. Come on. Don’t you feel silly saying that while you’re standing in two feet of snow?

    Comment by MTR | February 9, 2010 | Reply


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