Congressional Briefing on Climate Change Impacts and Adaption
Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 91, Issue 4, page 35, 26 January 2010
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2010), Congressional Briefing on Climate Change Impacts and Adaption, Eos Trans. AGU, 91(4), 35–35, doi:10.1029/2010EO040010.(
- Issue published online: 3 JUN 2011
- Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
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During an 8 January 2010 congressional briefing on climate change cosponsored by AGU, speakers discussed the impacts of climate change in the United States and the ability of society to cope with these impacts. More than 200 congressional and federal agency staff attended the briefing, which featured Michael MacCracken, chief scientist for climate change programs at the Climate Institute; Kristie Ebi, executive director of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Working Group 2 Technical Support Unit; Katharine Jacobs, professor at the University of Arizona's Soil, Water and Environmental Science Department; and Susanne Moser, director and principal researcher at Susanne Moser Research and Consulting.