Climate Change Resources

At Trees That Count they love trees. But not just any old trees, Aotearoa’s special native trees. They are a conservation charity bringing together business, community and everyday Kiwis, with the vision of helping plant 200 million native trees across the country.

4Ocean’s purpose is to end the ocean plastic crisis. One pound at a time! They believe business can be a force for good and hope their model encourages others to pursue creative solutions to this global crisis.

Keep New Zealand Beautiful is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to keeping our communities clean, safe and beautiful. Our campaigns ‘Be A Tidy Kiwi’ and ‘Do the Right Thing’ have been part of New Zealand culture for over 50 years.

( http://askwhywhynot.org ) Thousands heard the call from all over the planet and while it wasn’t easy, we’ve been able to select eight inspiring young people to attend the United Nations Climate Summit in New York on September 23 and ask “Why not act on climate change?” – A very Powerful video from Climate Reality Project

Websites

NASA

NASA’s Global Climate Change page is a one-stop resource not only for climate change science information, but also a variety of other climate-related multimedia data and mapping resources.

www.climate.nasa.gov


INTERGOVERNMENTAL PANEL ON CLIMATE CHANGE

The most recent global climate assessment, including future projects as well as other special reports are available through the IPCC’s portal.

www.ipcc.ch


U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency web site includes a comprehensive climate science section and provides users information about impacts by region and strategies for mitigating and adapting.

http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/


U.S. GLOBAL CHANGE RESEARCH PROGRAM

The U.S. Global Change Research Program conducts comprehensive assessments about the impacts of climate change in the U.S., including regional impacts, both observed and projected.

www.globalchange.gov


THE U.S. NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s climate website consolidates U.S. climate trends, data, climate change news, as well as teaching aids and tools to help explain the issues better.

http://www.climate.gov


THE INTERNATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY AGENCY (IRENA)

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is an intergovernmental organization that produces reports, analysis, case studies, fact sheets and consolidates statistics related to renewable energy.

http://www.irena.org/home/index.aspx?PriMenuID=12&mnu=Pri


THE INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY (IEA)

The International Energy Agency (IEA), while not devoted exclusively to clean energy, is a source of global, regional, and country level data, trends, reports on several types of clean energy sources.

http://www.iea.org/topics/