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Web Date: March 29, 2010

Predicting Climate Change Impacts

Federal Agencies: NSF, DOE, USDA team up to model short-term, regional effects of climate change
Department: Government & Policy | Collection: Climate Change
News Channels: Environmental SCENE
Keywords: climate change

The National Science Foundation and the Departments of Energy and Agriculture have joined forces to fund a research initiative aimed at producing the next-generation computer models for predicting the impacts of climate change on society. The $50 million per year grant program will fund projects that create models that predict climate change effects over shorter time frames and at more localized geographic scales than previously possible.

The program, called the . . .

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