EPA Fact Sheet: Climate Change Science Facts
This document, produced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), presents a basic scientific overview to help explain the significant causes and effects of climate change.
The document is divided into three sections:
- Causes of Climate Change
- Signs of Climate Change
- Projections of Climate Change
Additional information is provided about historical temperature trends and greenhouse gas emissions.
Publication Date: April 2010
- Climate science
- Air temperature
- Extreme storms and hurricanes
- Ocean acidification
- Permafrost melt
- Precipitation changes
- Water temperatures