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Climate change: Helpful links & resources

A selected list of related links and information on Climate Change

Educators

Department of Energy and Climate Change
Includes material for children (7-16 years old) and lessons and teaching guides for parents and teachers.

DOE Global Change Education Program
The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Biological and Environmental Research (BER) has established the Global Change Education Program (GCEP) to promote undergraduate and graduate training in support of the Department's global change research activities.

EPA Climate Change Kids' Site
Provides activities, games, and other learning tools for children to learn about climate change.

EPA High School Environmental Center
This site contains high-school-level educational resources for students.

NOAA's Education Page
Gateway to all of NOAA's educational pages for students and teachers on Earth sciences.

Federal

Clean Cities Program
The Clean Cities Program is a Department of Energy (DOE) program designed to encourage the use of alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs) and their supporting infrastructure throughout the nation. By encouraging AFV use, the Clean Cities program will help achieve energy security and environmental quality goals at both the national and local levels.

Climate VISION
Climate VISION "Voluntary Innovative Sector Initiatives: Opportunities Now" is a public-private partnership initiative launched by the Department of Energy on February 12, 2003, to contribute to the President's goal of reducing GHG intensity. Other agencies participating in Climate VISION include the Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Transportation, Department of Agriculture, and Department of the Interior.

National Park Service: Climate Change Page
Gateway to information on Park Service research and other activities on climate change.

U.S. Global Change Research Program
The U.S. Global Change Research Program integrates federal research on climate and global change, as sponsored by thirteen federal agencies and overseen by the Office of Science and Technology Policy, the Council on Environmental Quality, the National Economic Council and the Office of Management and Budget.


For more information about Climate Change, including state and local resources, the EPA has a comprehensive list that can be found here.

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