EPA Fact Sheet: Climate Change and Society

This document, produced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), discusses climate change impacts on society.

The document focuses on four topics:

  1. Water Resources
  2. Food Production
  3. Energy Use and Supply
  4. Other Effects (cross-sectoral such as natural resource loss and extreme weather)


The document also provides brief information on coastal communities at-risk to sea level rise, and changes in plant hardiness zones.



Publication Date: April 2010

Related Organizations:


Resource Category:

Resource Types:

  • Assessment


Go To Resource