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Global warming good for endangered Fowler's toad at Long Point on Lake Erie The London Free Press (7/24) Global warming is not all bad - at least if you are a Fowler's toad at Long Point on Lake Erie, southeast of London, Ont. COMMENTARY: Preparing for a wetter future in the Great Lakes region Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (7/24) The area around Ashland, Wis., is expected to see a significant increase in rainfall due to climate change, requiring a new approach in how bridges and culverts will be designed in the area. Invasive Species ID Day focuses on climate change The Ashland Daily Press (7/21) The Northwoods Cooperative Weed Management Areas held an event that focused on the effects of climate change on the Apostle Islands ecosystems. Great Lakes Adaptation Forum (6/30) The 2016 Great Lakes Adaptation Forum will bring together hundreds of practitioners and researchers from across the Great Lakes region for 3 days of sharing climate adaptation and resilience solutions and products in an engaged learning program. The forum takes place Oct. 5-7 in Ann Arbor, Mich. U.S. Climate Resistance Toolkit (6/8) The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit provides scientific tools, information, and expertise to help people manage their climate-related risks and opportunities, and improve their resilience to extreme events. EDITORIAL: In a word, why climate change matters: Water Chicago Tribune (5/26) A new report from the World Bank sums up one of the gravest of climate change consequences with just one word: water. As in, not enough of it.
Climate Change and Variability Program NOAA, Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory (GLERL) This research program brings together projects that examine the potential effects of climate change on the Great Lakes water resources and ecosystem.
Global Climate Change Resources Sustainable Minnesota Information on climate change in Minnesota and worldwide as well as plots of annual temperature trends.
Great Lakes Regional Climate Change Assessment The Great Lakes assessment is one of 19 regional assessments sponsored by the U.S. EPA and coordinated by the U.S. Global Change Research Program. The Great Lakes Regional Assessment team consists of more than 30 faculty, research associates, graduate and undergraduate students, and external collaborators from around the region.
Impacts of Climate Change on the Great Lakes Basin Environment Canada and NOAA The goal of this 1998 project is to improve our understanding of the complex interactions between climate variability and change, the environment, and social and economic systems so that informed regional adaptation responses can be developed for the sustainable management of the Basin.
The Potential Impacts of Global Warming on the Great Lakes Region Includes critical findings for the Great Lakes region from the first National Assessment of the Potential Consequences of Climate Variability and Change.
GLIN: Agencies and Organizations, Weather
GLIN: Climate Change Research in the Great Lakes Region
GLIN: Environmental Research in the Great Lakes Region
GLIN: Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Hydrology
GLIN: Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Water Flows
GLIN: Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Water Levels
GLIN: Weather and Climate in the Great Lakes Region
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