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Frequently Asked Questions - Climate Change

 
Publication number Date Published
08-01-024August 2008
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Author(s) Hedia Adelsman
Description The state of Washington is working hard to address the impacts of climate change on its natural resources, communities and economies. The scientific community, participating in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), has reached a strong consensus regarding the science of global climate change: The Earth’s temperature is rising, and that rise is caused by carbon dioxide emissions and other greenhouse gases from human activities. The answers to these frequently asked questions can help state officials and citizens understand why it is important to act now.
REQUEST A COPY The mission of the Department of Ecology is to protect, preserve, and enhance Washington’s environment. To help us meet that goal, please consider the environment before you print or request a copy.

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Contact Hedia Adelsman at 360-407-6222 or Hedia.Adelsman@ecy.wa.gov
Keywords climate change, greenhouse gases, global warming
WEB PAGE Climate Change
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