Science Sources

Search the database below for peer-reviewed studies and organizational reports documenting climate change trends. (Note: The database does not include studies on projected, or future change.) For studies that specifically identify the fingerprint of climate change on observed trends and events, visit Science Sources: Detection and Attribution.

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Climate change now detectable from any single day of weather at global scale Nature Climate Change Jan 2, 2020 Sebastian Sippel, Nicolai Meinshausen, Erich M. Fischer, Enikő Székely, Reto Knutti
Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change Assessment: Part I Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society May 28, 2019 Thomas Knutson, Suzana J. Camargo, Johnny C. L. Chan, Kerry Emanuel, Chang-Hoi Ho, James Kossin, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Masaki Satoh, Masato Sugi, Kevin Walsh, and Liguang Wu
NCA 4: Climate Change Impacts in the United States (Volume I) U.S. Global Change Research Program Nov 3, 2017 Donald Wuebbles, David Fahey, and Kathleen Hibbard
Attribution of climate extreme events Nature Climate Change Jun 22, 2015 Kevin E. Trenberth, John T. Fasullo & Theodore G. Shepherd
IPCC AR5 WGI: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis Cambridge University Press Sep 1, 2013 Stocker, T.F., D. Qin, G.-K. Plattner, M. Tignor, S.K. Allen, J. Boschung, A. Nauels, Y. Xia, V. Bex and P.M. Midgley (eds.)
Title Source Datesort ascending Author(s)
Climate-Driven Variability and Trends in Mountain Snowpack in Western North America American Meteorological Society Dec 1, 2006 Philip Mote
Quantifying anthropogenic influence on recent near-surface temperature change Surveys in Geophysics Nov 15, 2006 M. R. Allen, N. P. Gillett, J. A. Kettleborough, G. Hegerl, R. Schnur, P. A. Stott, G. Boer, C. Covey, T. L. Delworth, G. S. Jones, J. F. B. Mitchell, T. P. Barnett
North Pacific warming and intense northwestern U.S. wildfires Geophysical Research Letters Nov 8, 2006 Liu, Yongqiang
Robust Responses of the Hydrological Cycle to Global Warming AMS Journal of Climate Nov 1, 2006 Isaac M. Held and Brian J. Soden
Climate Change Detection and Attribution: Beyond Mean Temperature Signals AMS Journal of Climate Oct 15, 2006 Gabriele C. Hegerl, Thomas R. Karl, Myles Allen, Nathaniel L. Bindoff, Nathan Gillett, David Karoly, Xuebin Zhang, and Francis Zwiers
Southern Ocean warming due to human influence Geophysical Research Letters Oct 4, 2006 John C. Fyfe
Trends in extreme daily precipitation and temperature near Lake Hovsgol, Mongolia International Journal of Climatology Sep 25, 2006 Banzragch Nandintsetseg, J. Scott Greene and Clyde E. Goulden
The impact of natural and anthropogenic forcings on climate and hydrology since 1550 Climate Dynamics Sep 22, 2006 Simon F. B. Tett, Richard Betts, Thomas J. Crowley, Jonathan Gregory, Timothy C. Johns, Andy Jones, Timothy J. Osborn, Elisabeth Öström, David L. Roberts, Margaret J. Woodage
Forced and unforced ocean temperature changes in Atlantic and Pacific tropical cyclogenesis regions Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Sep 19, 2006 B. D. Santer, T. M. L. Wigley, P. J. Gleckler, C. Bonfils, M. F. Wehner, K. AchutaRao, T. P. Barnett, J. S. Boyle, W. Brüggemann, M. Fiorino, N. Gillett, J. E. Hansen, P. D. Jones, S. A. Klein, G. A. Meehl, S. C. B. Raper, R. W. Reynolds et al
Increasing Antarctic Sea Ice under Warming Atmospheric and Oceanic Conditions Sep 18, 2006 Jiinlun Zhang
Multimodel Multisignal Climate Change Detection at Regional Scale AMS Journal of Climate Sep 1, 2006 Xuebin Zhang
Warming and Earlier Spring Increase Western U.S. Forest Wildfire Activity Science Aug 18, 2006 A. L. Westerling, H. G. Hidalgo, D. R. Cayan, T. W. Swetnam
Forced and unforced ocean temperature changes in Atlantic and Pacific tropical cyclogenesis regions Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Jul 24, 2006 B. D. Santer, T. M. L. Wigley, P. J. Gleckler, C. Bonfils, M. F. Wehner, K. AchutaRao, T. P. Barnett, J. S. Boyle, W. Brüggemann, M. Fiorino, N. Gillett, J. E. Hansen, P. D. Jones, S. A. Klein, G. A. Meehl, S. C. B. Raper, R. W. Reynolds et al
Flooding on California's Russian River: Role of atmospheric rivers Geophysical Research Letters Jul 1, 2006 Ralph, F. Martin, Neiman, Paul J., Wick, Gary A., Gutman, Seth I., Dettinger, Michael D., Cayan, Daniel R., White, Allen B.
Anthropogenic Warming of the Oceans: Observations and Model Results AMS Journal of Climate May 15, 2006 David W. Pierce and Tim P. Barnett
Weakening of tropical Pacific atmospheric circulation due to anthropogenic forcing Nature May 4, 2006 Gabriel A. Vecchi, Brian J. Soden, Andrew T. Wittenberg, Isaac M. Held, Ants Leetmaa, Matthew J. Harrison
Recent changes in the fire regime across the North American boreal region—Spatial and temporal patterns of burning across Canada and Alaska Geophysical Research Letters May 3, 2006 Eric S. Kasischke, Merritt R. Turetsky
Multimodel ensemble simulations of present-day and near-future tropospheric ozone Apr 26, 2006 Stevenson, Dentener, Schultz, Ellingsen, van Noije, Wild, G. Zeng, Amann, Atherton, Bell, Bergmann, Bey, Butler, Cofala, Collins, Derwent, Doherty, Drevet, Eskes, Fiore, Gauss, Hauglustaine, Horowitz, Isaksen, Krol, Lamarque, Lawrence, Montanaro et al
Variability and climate change in the Mantaro River Basin, Central Peruvian Andes Proceedings of 8 ICSHMO Apr 24, 2006 Yamina Silva, Ken Takahashi, Nicolas Cruz, Grace Trasmonte, Kobi Mosquera, Elsa Nickl, Raul Chavez, Berlin Segura and Pablo Lagos
Changes in the timing of winter–spring streamflows in eastern North America, 1913–2002 Geophysical Research Letters Mar 21, 2006 Hodgkins, Glenn A., Dudley, Robert W.

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