Skip Navigation

the Environmental and Energy Resources Library

Home Browse Resources Get Recommendations Forums About Help Advanced Search

Climate change is real and already underway. Although this is a global phenomenon, different regions of the world have their own specific consequences and unique concerns. In the tropics, for instance, plans to curb deforestation must take into account the needs and incentives of local economies.

Cumulative Rating: (not yet rated)
Date Of Record Release 2011-03-17 17:19:09
Description Climate change is real and already underway. Although this is a global phenomenon, different regions of the world have their own specific consequences and unique concerns. In the tropics, for instance, plans to curb deforestation must take into account the needs and incentives of local economies.
Classification
Resource Type
Format
Subject
Source Union of Concerned Scientists
Keyword Global warming, Food supply, Water supply, Health, National security, Human needs, Economic well-being, Heat-trapping emissions
Selector Selection Committee
Date Of Record Creation 2011-03-17 17:07:27
Education Level
Date Last Modified 2011-03-17 17:58:04
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2011-03-17 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

Log In:





Mission
EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.

EERL & ATEEC
EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

Contact ATEEC 563.441.4087 or by email ateec@eicc.edu