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

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