Start here to learn about climate change, how it may influence land management, and what options are open to natural resource managers for responding to these changes. Looking for a course on climate change? Explore the three comprehensive learning modules for an in-depth intro to climate change science, effects, and responses. Interested in a quick look at how climate change affects our nation's forests? Check out the videos at the bottom of the page.
Why care about natural resource management and climate change? Read this for an introduction to many of the resources offered on the CCRC.
The Primer provides a brief background on climate change science and current climate trends. It points to in-depth resources from organizations that specialize in explaining climate basics.
For answers to specific questions on climate science, how climate changes affect ecosystems, or how to think about resource management under climate change, the FAQs are a good place to start.