Global Warming

Climate Ark. Available online. URL: www.climateark.org. Accessed June 17, 2009. Promotes public policy to address global climate change through reduction of carbon and other emissions, energy conservation, alternative energy sources, and ending deforestation.

Climate Solutions. Available online. URL: www.climatesolu-tions.org. Accessed June 17, 2009. Practical solutions to global warming.

Environmental Defense Fund. Available online. URL: www.environ-mentaldefense.org. Accessed June 17, 2009. An organization started by a handful of environmental scientists in 1967 that provides quality information and helpful resources on understanding global warming and other crucial environmental issues.

Environmental Protection Agency. Available online. URL: www.epa. gov. Accessed June 17, 2009. Provides information about EPA's efforts and programs to protect the environment; it offers a wide array of information on global warming.

European Environment Agency. Sponsored by the European Environment Agency in Copenhagen, Denmark. Available online. URL: www.eea.europa.eu/themes/climate. Accessed June 17, 2009. Posts their reports on topics such as air quality, ozone depletion, and climate change.

Global Warming: Focus on the Future. Available online. URL: www. enviroweb.org. Accessed June 17, 2009. Offers statistics and photography of global warming topics.

HotEarth.Net. Available online. URL: www.net.org/warming. Accessed June 17, 2009. Features informational articles on the causes of global warming, its harmful effects, and solutions that could stop it.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Available online. URL: http://www.ipcc.ch/. Accessed June 17, 2009. Offers current information on the science of global warming and recommendations on practical solutions and policy management.

NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies. Available online. URL: www.giss.nasa.gov. Accessed June 17, 2009. This Web site provides a large database of information, research, and other resources.

NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. Available online. URL: www.ncdc.noaa.gov. Accessed June 17, 2009. Offers a multitude of resources and information on climate, climate change, global warming.

Ozone Action. Available online. URL: www.semcog.org/Ozone Action_kids.aspx. Accessed June 17, 2009. Provides information on air quality by focusing on ozone, the atmosphere, environmental issues, and related health issues.

Scientific American. Available online. URL: www.sciam.com. Accessed June 17, 2009. An online magazine that often presents articles concerning climate change and global warming.

Tyndall Centre at University of East Anglia. Available online. URL: http://www.tyndall.ac.uk. Accessed June 17, 2009. Offers information on climate change and is considered one of the leaders in UK research on global warming.

Union of Concerned Scientists. Available online. URL: www.ucsusa. org. Accessed June 17, 2009. This Web site offers a quality resource sections on global warming and ozone depletion.

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Sponsored by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Available online. URL: http://unfccc. int/2860.php. Accessed June 17, 2009. A spectrum on climate change information and policy.

U.S. Global Change Research Program. Available online. URL: www. usgcrp.gov. Accessed June 17, 2009. Provides information on the current research activities of national and international science programs that focus on global monitoring of climate and ecosystem issues.

World Wildlife Foundation Climate Change Campaign. Available online. URL: www.worldwildlife.org/climate/. Accessed June 17, 2009. Contains information on what various countries are doing and not doing to deal with global warming.

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