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Air Research - EPA conducts research that provides the critical science to develop and implement Clean Air Act regulations that protect the quality of the air we breathe. This research also puts new tools and information in the hands of citizens, communities, air quality managers and regulators to reduce air pollution. [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Offfice of Research and Development]

Amphibian Malformations and Declines - Information on amphibian malformations and links to resources. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), National Wildlife Health Center]

Amphibian Research & Monitoring Initiative - A national program of amphibian monitoring, research, and conservation, to address worldwide declines in amphibian populations. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Ecosystems]


CSCOR: Center for Sponsored Coastal Ocean Research - Understanding and predicting the impacts of natural and anthropogenic influences on coastal regional ecosystems, communities, and economies. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

California Climate Change Portal - Combines information on the impacts of climate change on California and the state's policies relating to global warming with the California Climate Change Center, a virtual research and information website [Ad Hoc Organizations, California Energy Commission]

Climate Change - Presents information on the broad issue of climate change (global change). [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]

Climate and Land Use Change Research and Development Program - Documents patterns of climate and land-use change on daily to millennial timescales and assesses the impacts of changes on local, regional, and national spatial scales. Content includes detailed information on current research themes, projects, and publications as well as an archive of past projects. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)]

Climate for Action - Get smart on how you can help children's health by saving energy [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]


DOT Transportation and Climate Change Clearinghouse - One-stop source of information on transportation and climate change issues [U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)]


EPA Climate Change Site - Offers comprehensive information on the issue of climate change in a way that is accessible and meaningful to all parts of society – communities, individuals, business, states and localities, and governments [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]

ESRL - Global Monitoring Division - Conducts research related to atmospheric constituents that are capable of forcing change in the climate of the Earth or that may deplete the ozone layer [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

Earth Day: Selected Resources - Science Reference Guide - Finding guide from the Library of Congress, Science Reference Section [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

Earth’s Water Cycle in a Changing Climate - Webcast of a presentation at the Library of Congress by Peter Hildebrand, chief of the Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC), Science, Technology and Business Division]


Geosciences - Research programs support research and related activities that advance fundamental understanding of dynamic physical, biological, and socioeconomic systems as well as interactions among those systems [U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF)]

Global Change Research Program - Research on understanding the potential consequences of climate variability and change on human health, ecosystems, and socioeconomic systems [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]

Global Warming & Climate Change: Science Tracer Bullet - updated Feb. 2011 - Finding guide from the Library of Congress, Science Reference Service [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) - Prediction of atmospheric and climate changes in the 21st century based on research of global datasets [National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC)]

GreenChill Advanced Refrigeration Partnership - EPA cooperative alliance with the supermarket industry and other stakeholders to promote advanced technologies, strategies, and practices that reduce refrigerant charges and emissions of ozone-depleting substances and greenhouse gases. [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]


Mapping Water Use from Space - Webcast - Webcast of a talk at the Library of Congress. Martha Anderson, PhD., talks about using images from the Landsat satellite program to monitor water use and drought on U.S. farms. It is used to measure evapotranspiration, the total amount of water used in the process of growing crops. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

My Winter in Greenland and Summer in Antarctica - Webcast at Library of Congress by Dr. Lora Koenig.,Cryospheric Sciences Laboratory at NASA, speaking about experiences spending months on the ice in challenging darkness, temperatures and winds. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]


NOAA Unmanned Aircraft System - This site provides information about measures that effect the world that can only be discovered via unmanned aircrafts. The system established test bed research and operations for climate change, hurricanes, Pacific storms, fisheries enforcement, and protection of marine sanctuaries and endangered species. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

National Exposure Research Laboratory (NERL) - Research and development that leads to improved methods, measurements and models to assess and predict exposures of humans and ecosystems to harmful pollutants and other conditions in air, water, soil, and food. [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Exposure Research Laboratory (NERL)]


ORNL Environmental Data Science and Systems - Advances environmental and climate research and policy by developing and providing integrated data products, data delivery systems, and data analysis tools. [U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)]


Understanding, Managing, and Applying for EPA Grants - Every year, EPA awards over $4 billion in funding for grants and other assistance agreements. From small non-profit organizations to large state governments, EPA works to help many visionary organizations achieve their environmental goals. With countless success stories over the years, EPA grants remain a chief tool in the advancement of human health and the environment. [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Office of Research and Development]

United States Global Change Research Program - Coordinates and integrates federal research on changes in the global environment and their implications for society. [Multiple agencies involved]


Water Research - Water research conducted at EPA provides the science and tools necessary to develop sustainable solutions to 21st century water resource problems, ensuring water quality and availability in order to protect human and ecosystem health. [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Office of Research and Development]