April 2016: Watershed Watch

global change

New Report: The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States: A Scientific Assessment 
By US Global Change Research Program

This report finds that “every American is vulnerable to the health impacts associated with climate change.” Drawing from decades of scientific advances regarding the impacts of climate change, the report strengthens our understanding of the significant threat that climate change poses to the health of all Americans.

Explore the report HERE


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VIDEO: From our partners at NECAN – the release of “A Climate Calamity: Acid in the Gulf“, a production of O’Chang Comics. “Acid in the Gulf” describes how ocean acidification affects coastal waters and marine resources.

PREP is part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Estuary Program, a joint program between local, state and federal agencies established under the Clean Water Act with the goal of protecting and enhancing nationally significant estuarine resources. PREP is supported in part by an EPA matching grant and is housed within the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering at the University of New Hampshire.