More Americans Believe In Climate Change After Extreme Weather, Noaa Chief Says

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Increasingly common experiences with extreme climate-related events such as the Colorado wildfires, a record warm spring and preseason hurricanes have convinced many Americans climate change is a reality, the head of a U.S. scientific agency said Friday.
Many Americans had previously seen climate change as a "nebulous concept" removed from them in time and geography, said National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration chief Jane Lubchenco.

  • Imminent Temperature Inflation - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    NAM Future Radar: NOAA and HAMweather . Shifting ... at Climate Central : " Climate change is causing an increase in many types of extreme weather.
    04/17/2014 - 10:49 am | View Link
  • Coating to 17" Reported Over The Twin Cities Metro - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    ... weather-whiplash to a new & outlandish extreme. I ... GFS data from NOAA only keeping us in the ... East" To Manmade Climate Change . ...
    04/16/2014 - 12:23 pm | View Link
  • The Weather Forecasting Improvement Acts Passes the House: What are ... - Port Orchard Independent
    There is no better protection from extreme weather that might accompany climate change than better weather prediction. NOAA Bureaucracy...
    04/10/2014 - 8:22 am | View Link
  • More
  • Climate Data Initiative aims to prepare Americans for the worst of climate change
    Saying it wants Americans to be prepared for extreme weather events sparked by climate change, the White House has launched what ... The information comes from NASA, NOAA, the Department of Defense, the US Geological Survey and other federal agencies.
    03/24/2014 - 4:56 am | View Link
  • Over half of Americans link extreme weather to climate change, report says
    "People are beginning to recognize a pattern of extreme weather across the country and are themselves saying 'Aha, I wonder if climate change has something to do with that,'" Anthony Leiserowitz, director of the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication ...
    04/30/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Climate change threatens half of all Americans: NOAA
    An increase in the intensity of extreme weather events such as storms like ... and are under threat from the coastal effects of climate change, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said in a study released on Tuesday.
    01/29/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • NOAA: Coastal effects of climate change threaten 50 percent of Americans
    “An increase in the intensity of extreme weather events such as storms like Sandy ... most logical areas like New York or New Orleans, either: the NOAA’s report warns that climate change “could basically transform much of Alaska from frozen to ...
    01/29/2013 - 1:57 am | View Link
  • NOAA: Coastal effects of climate change threaten 50% of Americans
    Land that roughly 50 percent of Americans call home is under threat from the coastal effects of climate change, a study published ... Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) warns. “An increase in the intensity of extreme weather events such as storms like ...
    01/28/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • More
  • Extreme Weather, Climate Change | NRDC
    When it comes to connecting the dots between climate change, extreme weather and health, the lines are clear. The earth is saying something with record heat, drought ...
    04/20/2014 - 9:18 am | View Website
    Climate. Americans’ health, security, and economic well-being are tied to climate and weather. In the last 2 years, the United States experienced 25 ...
    04/20/2014 - 6:19 am | View Website
  • Fact Sheet: The Connection Between Climate Change and ...
    What do we know about the connection between climate change and recent extreme weather events, such as the heat waves, drought, and fires? Scientists agree that ...
    04/19/2014 - 10:34 pm | View Website
  • Billion-Dollar Weather/Climate Disasters | National ...
    Overview. The National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) is the Nation's Scorekeeper in terms of addressing severe weather/climate events in their historical perspective.
    04/19/2014 - 8:32 pm | View Website
  • Icecap
    The American Association for the Advancement of Science must be getting desperate. More people are growing wise to the lies, doctored data and climate model ...
    04/19/2014 - 7:42 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Politics News