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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NCA 4: Impacts, Risks, and Adaptation in the United States (Volume II) U.S. Global Change Research Program Nov 23, 2018 Reidmiller, D.R., C.W. Avery, D.R. Easterling, K.E. Kunkel, K.L.M. Lewis, T.K. Maycock, and B.C. Stewart (eds.)
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 Weather and Climate Events Annual Review of Environment and Resources Jul 26, 2017 Friederike E.L. Otto
Un/natural Disasters: Communicating Linkages Between Extreme Events and Climate Change World Meteorological Organization Oct 28, 2016 Susan Joy Hassol, Simon Torok, Sophie Lewis, and Patrick Luganda
The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States Climate and Health Assessment Apr 4, 2016 US Global Change Research Program
Attribution of Extreme Weather Events in the Context of Climate Change The National Academies Press Mar 11, 2016 Committee on Extreme Weather Events and Climate Change Attribution
Attribution of climate extreme events Nature Climate Change Jun 22, 2015 Kevin E. Trenberth, John T. Fasullo & Theodore G. Shepherd
What We Know – The Reality, Risks, and Response To Climate Change American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Mar 18, 2014 Mario Molina, James McCarthy, Diana Wall, Richard Alley, Julia Cole, Sarah Das, Noah Diffenbaugh, Kerry Emanuel, Howard Frumkin, Katharine Hayhoe, Camille Parmesan, Marshall 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.)
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Predictability of June–September Rainfall in Ethiopia Monthly Weather Review Feb 1, 2007 Diriba Korecha and Anthony G. Barnston
The effectiveness of vegetation management practices for prevention and control of bark beetle infestations in coniferous forests of the western and southern United States Forest ecology and management Jan 30, 2007 Christopher J. Fettig, Kier D. Klepzig, Ronald f. Billings, A. Steven Munson, T. Evan Nebeker, Jose F. Negron, John T. Nowak
The effectiveness of vegetation management practices for prevention and control of bark beetle infestations in coniferous forests of the western and southern United States Forest ecology and management Jan 30, 2007 Christopher J. Fettig, Kier D. Klepzig, Ronald f. Billings, A. Steven Munson, T. Evan Nebeker, Jose F. Negron, John T. Nowak
Factors affecting epizootics of winter ticks and mortality of moose Alces Jan 1, 2007 Samuel, W. M.
Climate Change and Health and Heat Wave Mortality in India Global Environmental Research Jan 1, 2007 Rais Akhtar
Increasing Trend of Extreme Rain Events Over India in a Warming Environment Science Dec 1, 2006 B. N. Goswami, V. Venugopal, D. Sengupta, M. S. Madhusoodanan, Prince K. Xavier
Climate-Driven Variability and Trends in Mountain Snowpack in Western North America American Meteorological Society Dec 1, 2006 Philip Mote
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
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
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
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
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

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